For most people, February is special because with it comes Valentine’s Day. For a pediatric dentist, February is special because it is National Children’s Dental Health Month (NCDHM). This month we are dedicated to educating families about kids’ dental hygiene. The 2020 NCDHM campaign
Did you know that more than 40 percent of children have tooth decay by the time they reach kindergarten? The time to start taking care of your baby’s teeth begins before the first tooth comes in.
Even though primary teeth will only be around for a short time, they are essential to the healthy development
I’ve dedicated my life to taking care of children’s teeth, so when I say that kids should use fluoride toothpaste, you can take that to the bank!
Parents want the best for their kids, and many have been wary of fluoride due to the rumors, stories, and reports that have been around for years. However,
Most of us take our teeth for granted right up until the moment something goes wrong with them. As a Mt. Pleasant children’s dentist, my goal is to educate my young patients about their teeth and how to make them last a lifetime. It often helps to educate their parents, too!
They’re just teeth?
There’s a new kid on the block, and his name is Silver Diamine Fluoride – “SDF” for short.
While the best way to treat a decayed tooth is through full restoration, SDF has provided an alternative option to halt decay utilizing a noninvasive technique.
We pediatric dentists are always looking