How Old Should Your Child Be To See The Dentist?

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How old should your youngster be before the first dental checkup? Parents should bring their kids into see us at Pediatric Dental Center as soon as their first tooth comes in, or by their first birthday. As children begin their lifelong journey of dental health, we start keeping meticulous records of their development, including the…


When Should I Transition My Teen to a General Dentist?

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Kids grow up. Every parent knows that, and knows the mixed feelings that come with it. When they’re toddlers we take them to a pediatric dentist, like those at Pediatric Dental Center. How do we know when the time has come to transition to a general practice? On average, pediatric dentists see their young patients…


Dental Sealants Prevent Cavities

Regular brushing and flossing are essential in preventing tooth decay. But another valuable tool are dental sealants, available at the Pediatric Dental Center. Dental sealants are a thin layer of plastic painted onto the chewing surfaces of the molars. Applying them is completely painless, and once they’re on they can prevent eighty percent of cavities…


3 Important Reasons To Choose Pediatric Dental Center

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All parents want their youngsters to have a good experience when they go to the dentist, whether it’s for something simple like a cleaning and checkup or more extenstive dental work. At Pediatric Dental Center, the patient experience is important to us. We strive for excellence in everything we do. What are some of the…


What is an Orthodontic Pacifier?

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Pacifiers have been a blessing for countless parents. They can soothe crabby babies, and even ease them into sleep. Not all babies take to them, but some take to them very well, to the point where that beloved binky may pose an unexpected developmental threat. In this post from Pediatric Dental Center we share what…


4 Myths About Baby Teeth That Every Parent Should Understand

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Seeing a baby’s first tooth come in is a major milestone: for the parents, and for the baby, too. With that first tooth come new responsibilities, and in this post from Pediatric Dental Center we’ll describe some common myths, along with things you need to know. Myth #1 Baby Teeth Are Not Important That fact…


Toothbrush Tantrums: When Your Child Won’t Brush

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Children’s dental experts generally recommend that parents brush their kids’ teeth until they’re around seven years old. That’s around the time most kids begin to assert their independence, so it’s a good time for them to take over. But sometimes kids get stubborn about brushing. Then what? Pediatric Dental Center has some tips. Ideally, children…


Teach Healthy Habits Early to Avoid Disease in Adulthood

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Gum disease is a leading cause of tooth loss in the United States. It doesn’t often appear in children, but it can. That’s why the team at Pediatric Dental Center stresses good dental health, with regular checkups and proper dental hygiene, starting at an early age. We recommend a child’s first dental visit as soon…