Preventive Orthodontics

Preventive Orthodontics

Preventive orthodontics is a special branch of dentistry that focuses on eliminating conditions and/or issues that could result in the development or the worsening of a current oral health condition. Baby teeth emerge early in life to assist in the guidance of...
Professional Home Whitening Kits for Teenagers

Professional Home Whitening Kits for Teenagers

If you have a self-conscious teenager that insists their teeth be brighter and whiter, you can now relax. Did you know you can take a professional home whitening kit with you the next time you visit the pediatric dentist office. Teeth whitening has gained popularity...
Pediatric Dental X-Rays – A Comprehensive Guide for Parents

Pediatric Dental X-Rays – A Comprehensive Guide for Parents

Pediatric Dental X-rays are highly valuable and frequently used diagnostic tools to determine if there is damage or underlying disease impacting a child’s oral health.   When Are Dental X-Rays Done? The American Dental Association (ADA) created a set list of...
Tooth Sealants for Decay Prevention

Tooth Sealants for Decay Prevention

Tooth sealants are a thin, highly-protective coating that aids in protecting the chewing surfaces of the teeth from being damaged by the development of tooth decay. According to the American Dental Association, one of the most common areas for the development of tooth...
Oral Hygiene Instructions That All Kids Should Be Taught

Oral Hygiene Instructions That All Kids Should Be Taught

Children should be taught oral hygiene instructions at a very early age as optimal oral health is based on a preventive approach. Continue reading this guide so that your child may develop healthy habits that will result in a healthy mouth. Providing oral hygiene...
Growth Projections in Pediatric Dentistry

Growth Projections in Pediatric Dentistry

Growth projections are essential to pediatric dentists, as well as orthodontists and for the future of your child’s teeth. The jaws, teeth, and soft tissue profiles of children and teenagers experiences numerous changes as they increase in age. Those that treat...