New parents discover quickly that childhood is packed with milestones. From a kid’s first steps, to their first word, to their first tooth! Read our blog post where we highlight a few major dental milestones, and learn when to expect them in your child’s future.
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. Celebrations of children’s dental health began in 1941 with observances in just two cities: Cleveland, OH held a one-day event while Akron, OH held events over the course of a week. Celebrations became a national event in 1949 when the American Dental Association declared February 8th National Children’s […]
Kids may be a bit nervous when they visit the dentist, but if you read these books with your kiddos before their visit, they will relax and see that going to the dentist isn’t scary, but can be an adventure! Here are three books we recommend for your children. These books will engage young imaginations […]
Kids who learn good dental habits at a young age will usually carry those habits throughout their lifetime. Some kids may stubbornly resist some habits like brushing, but learning to guide your children towards healthy dental habits will help combat tooth decay as well as set the foundation for a lifetime of healthy smiles. This […]
It’s that time of the year again – time for little goblins and ghouls to take the streets in hunt of their favorite candy. Knowing that so many of our patients will be trick-or-treating with their children this year, we’d like to offer some helpful advice for parents looking to control the impact of Halloween […]
“We’re going to the dentist,” isn’t usually a statement that makes kids very happy. For a lot of children going to a pediatric dentistry can actually be quite scary, especially for the first time. To help both you and your child feel more comfortable, here are 5 tips to help you prepare for that first […]