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dental sealants and tooth prevention in children

Dental Sealants 101

Dental sealants help kids protect the chewing surfaces of their teeth during the cavity-prone years of age 6-14. More

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Why Does My Child Need X-Rays?

A child dental x-ray finds problems in the mouth such as tooth decay (especially early stage decay between the teeth), damage to the boney structure of the mouth and dental injuries. The earlier a dental problem is found and treated the better it is for your child. How often? The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry ... More

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My Child Has a Cavity . . . What Now?

If your child has a cavity, you’re not alone! In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that more than 40% of kids get a cavity in a baby tooth before age 11. These cavities happen for a variety of factors, but a common culprit for kids is sugary foods and drinks. The most important things for you to know ... More

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Frequently Asked Questions About Oral Health for Kids

We’re always happy to address your questions and concerns about your child’s oral health. Has it been more than six months since your child’s last appointment? Schedule one today! How often should I have my kids' teeth checked? Regular professional cleanings help prevent both cavities and gum disease. That’s why ... More