Jenkins & LeBlanc's team of Registered Dental Hygienists

What is a Dental Hygienist?

You may have heard about dental hygienists, but what exactly do they do? At Jenkins & LeBlanc, our registered dental hygienists are an essential part of our professional dental team. Learn how they provide excellent oral health care for your child. More

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What is the Best Toothbrush for My Child?

What is the best toothbrush for my child? Choosing the right one doesn’t have to be hard! Learn what the board certified pediatric dentists at Jenkins and LeBlanc recommend. More

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How Parents Can Help Their Child Prevent Tooth Decay and Cavities

Parents and dentists play an important role in preventing tooth decay and cavities in children. Learn how to promote good oral hygiene for your child. More

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What are Dental X-rays?

What are dental x rays? Learn why dental x rays are important to helping monitor your child's growth and development on our blog. More

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Why is Flossing Important?

Paired with brushing, flossing is an essential aspect of your growing your child’s healthy smile. Learn why flossing important on our blog. More

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When Do Babies Start Teething?

When do babies start teething? Teeth development is an important milestone in your baby's life. Learn about the teething signs and remedies on our blog. More

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Cavities in Children

Cavities in children are common. Maintaining oral hygiene will help ensure your child's teeth remain healthy for a lifetime. More

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What Age Do Kids Get Braces?

What age do kids get braces? Teeth development differs for each child and braces may be recommended to correct misalignment issues. More

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Dental Care for Children with Special Needs

Our staff has specialized training working with children with special needs, helping them feel comfortable and safe at the dentist. More

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Baby Bottle Tooth Decay: What Every Parent Should Know

Baby bottle tooth decay is common among children, and there are important steps parents should take to prevent it. More