The Kid Dentist’s Holiday Guide to Sweets

The Kid Dentist’s Holiday Guide to Sweets

The holidays are here, and that means parents are most likely seeing their children coming home with tons of tasty treats! While we all know that sugar is not the best for teeth, sometimes holiday sweets are simply inevitable.  That’s why our team at the Kid Dentist...
7 Characteristics of a Quality Pediatric Dentist

7 Characteristics of a Quality Pediatric Dentist

The American Dental Association recommends that you take your child to the dentist after their first tooth appears and no later than their first birthday. While it may seem early to visit the dentist, it can protect your child’s oral health and prevent them from...
Tooth Decay in Children (Caries and Cavities)

Tooth Decay in Children (Caries and Cavities)

Did you know that 42% of children between the age of two and eleven have dental caries? Nearly a quarter of these children have caries that go untreated and become painful cavities.  This may bring up several questions about your child’s oral health and what you...
Reasons Pediatric Dental Care Can Not Be Ignored

Reasons Pediatric Dental Care Can Not Be Ignored

Your child should have their first dentist appointment by one year old, or when they get their first tooth. Having pediatric dental care for your children has many benefits. Your child’s oral health is just as important as their physical health. Visiting a...
Common Causes of Tooth Pain in Children

Common Causes of Tooth Pain in Children

Approximately 520 million children suffer from cavities in their permanent teeth. While these are common causes of tooth pain in children, they’re not the only ones. Without treatment, many causes of a toothache get worse. But, what are the common causes of...