5 Results for tag: pediatric dentist

3 Tips for Easing Children’s Fear of the Dentist

We love to make kids smile! That’s why your child’s experience at Jenkin’s & LeBlanc is important to us. As board certified pediatric dentists, our friendly staff provide a fun, educational atmosphere for the whole family to enjoy. It is perfectly normal for children to be fearful of visiting the dentist. As ... More

Why Does My Child Need a Pediatric Dentist?

You may have asked yourself that very question: We understand you may have a dentist that you and your adult family members go to for your dental health needs, but young children benefit greatly from a pediatric dental specialist. Here’s why: Extensive Experience Pediatric dentists have extensive experience with the best ... More

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What Is the Difference Between Pediatric Dental Specialists and a General Dentist?

What are the benefits of pediatric dental specialists? Pediatric dentist specialists focus solely on the dental needs of infants, children, and adolescents, including those with special health care needs. Both general dentists and pediatric dentists complete a four-year post-graduate dental school program. However, pediatric ... More

The Fear Factor

Fear and anxiety about going to the dentist is a common problem even among adults. You may have had an experience at the dentist that followed you into adulthood and desire a more positive experience for your own child. You may have a child with special needs or one who is especially fearful of new experiences. Here are a ... More

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What Does a Dental Hygienist Do?

  What is a dental hygienist? Dental hygienists are skilled professionals highly regarded both in the office and in the dental community. They work with the dental team to provide comprehensive oral health, and have specialized training, state licensing, and education from accredited schools that focus on the prevention and ... More