Dental Blog

My Child Has Shark Teeth

Many times, parents notice that in their child’s mouth, the grown-up (permanent) teeth have started erupting behind the baby teeth, especially in the lower front area of the mouth. This is one of the very common reasons for an emergency visit to a pediatric dentist’s office. Every day, I find great joy in reassuring Moms […]

Children’s Oral Health

It is essential to practice proper oral hygiene throughout our lives. These good habits start at a young age, so it is important to take your child’s oral health seriously. This includes caring for your infant’s first baby teeth as well as teaching toddlers how to brush correctly. Even though these teeth are temporary, they […]

Why should you see a pediatric dentist for your child’s dental visits?

A pediatric dentist is a specialist in children dental care who have devoted 2 or 3 additional years at an educational setting to learn the full scope of pediatric dentistry. Many of these specialist have furthered their education by passing a rigorous board certification exam administered through ABPD ( American board of pediatric dentistry). Your […]

Why does my child needs a cap (crown)?

Your pediatric dentist recommends a cap ( crown) for your child. You are wondering why does little John/ Kierra needs a cap rather than a filling. There are reasons behind this recommendation. Some of them are as follows: 1. If the cavity is bigger in size in baby teeth sometimes it can best restored with […]