How to Handle Trauma To Baby Teeth

Big tumbles happen, especially for children under 7-8 years old. It’s scary, and there may be a lot of blood, but stay calm. If your child knocked a tooth loose, here’s what to do: 1) You probably do not need to go to the emergency room! Call your...
3 Reasons Pediatric Dentists Are Special

3 Reasons Pediatric Dentists Are Special

Have you been curious about why we call ourselves pediatric dentists?  There are three main differences between pediatric dentists and general dentists. Read on to learn more!  Pediatric Dentists have more training  In essence, general dentists are like...
Fun Facts for Pediatric Dentistry 2021

Fun Facts for Pediatric Dentistry 2021

Teeth are important for digestion, smiling, whistling, and talking. Did you know that teeth are also scientifically and historically fascinating? Check out these shocking fun facts about teeth: Children begin to develop their primary teeth in the womb — only 6...
Does my child need a night guard?

Does my child need a night guard?

An estimated 30% of Americans experience bruxism, which is the chronic clenching and grinding of one’s teeth.   Of that number, between 14% and 17% of children grind their teeth. Stress, which is the most common cause of bruxism in adults, is not always the...