Permanent Tooth Eruption. From Baby to Adult

Permanent Tooth Eruption. From Baby to Adult

Tooth eruption is the process of teeth breaking through the skin and emerging into view. Most individuals experience the process of having two sets of teeth come in their mouth at different times during the course of their lifetime. The first set, “primary” teeth...
Dental Fluoride Treatments

Dental Fluoride Treatments

Dental caries (tooth decay) is an increasingly common occurrence among children and teenagers. The underlying cause of this condition is acid-producing bacteria. We call it “plaque”. It collects around the teeth in a film. If good oral hygiene habits are...
The Difference Between a Pediatric Dentist and General Dentist

The Difference Between a Pediatric Dentist and General Dentist

A pediatric dentist is considered to be the pediatricians of the dentistry field. A general dentist needs at least three years of undergraduate education and four years of dental school. Immediately following their undergraduate studies and dental school attendance,...
The Purpose of Baby Teeth

The Purpose of Baby Teeth

Deciduous teeth, or “baby teeth” are the very first set that occur. They actually develop during the embryonic stage before birth, but they typically do not emerge until infancy and eventually fall out. So why do we have baby teeth? Primary teeth serve as the...
Choose the Best Dental Care Products for Your Child

Choose the Best Dental Care Products for Your Child

As soon as your child’s baby teeth first emerge – right around the age of 6 months – they are at immediate risk for the development of tooth decay, cavities, and a multitude of other oral health complications. That’s the bad news. The good news is, these issues are...
Food for Healthy Teeth: What to Feed your Children

Food for Healthy Teeth: What to Feed your Children

Eating Healthy Foods Encourages the Growth of Strong Teeth in Kids Best foods for dental health: Fruits. Apples, bananas, strawberries and other easy to eat fruit are an ideal option for snacktimeGreen Leafy Vegetables are high in vitamins A, C, Kand folate, and...