The Importance of Primary Teeth

While they can seem “disposable” as kids will eventually lose them, primary teeth, commonly known as “baby teeth,” are vital to your children’s dental and oral ... more

At What Age Should I start Brushing My Child's Teeth?

Oh my! Your baby’s first tooth has surprisingly arrived! What do you do?Once this happens, it’s time to introduce a daily brushing routine. A rice-size smear of... more

Correct Brushing and Flossing Skills for Your Child

Proper brushing technique eliminates plaque build-up from the outer, inner and chewing surfaces of your child’s teeth. When instructing your child how to correc... more

Toothache

Clean the affected tooth and surrounding area by rinsing the mouth with warm water. Use floss to remove any food that could be impacted and causing the ache. Gi... more

How to Prevent Cavities

Cavity prevention is important even for infant children. To clean your infant’s teeth, use a wet washcloth or wet gauze to gently wipe the plaque from the gums ... more

Should my child floss?

Flossing reduces plaque build-up in between teeth in areas that a toothbrush normally is unable to reach. Practically speaking, introduce your child to flossing... more