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Infant Dental Care
Begin cleaning the baby’s mouth with a clean damp washcloth. Avoid putting baby to bed with a bottle, sippy cup or while breastfeeding. This habit... read more
Tooth Brushing
BRUSH  ~  FLOSS  ~  SMILE  ? Brushing & Flossing Instructions Children’s hands and mouths are different than adults. They need to use... read more
Oral Health
Why is oral hygiene so important? Adults over 35 lose more teeth to gum diseases (periodontal disease) than from cavities. Three out of four adults... read more
Cavity Prevention
Most of the time cavities are due to a diet high in sugary foods and a lack of brushing. Limiting sugar intake and brushing regularly, of course,... read more
Tooth Eruption
The first baby teeth come into the mouth are the two bottom front teeth. You will notice this when your baby is about six to eight months old. Next... read more
Nutrition Counseling
Your  Nutrition and Dental Disease Carbohydrates are sugars.  The more we eat “carbs’ – crackers, cookies, cereal, pasta, candy, etc. – the more we... read more
Accidental Tooth Loss
Q. What should I do if my child’s baby tooth is knocked out? A. Contact our office as soon as possible. Q. What should I do if my child’s permanent... read more