Kids Emergency

Q: What should I do if my child’s baby tooth is knocked out? A: Contact our office as soon as possible. While knocked out baby teeth are rarely placed back in the mouth, it is important to examine your child to be sure no fragments of tooth are embedded in the gums, lip or tongue, as […]

Mouth Guards

PREVENTION IS BETTER THAN CURE. IF YOU THINK CAR SEAT BELT OR MOTORBIKE HELMET: THINK CUSTOM MADE MOUTHGUARD! Any contact sport or physical activity can result in injury to the teeth and supporting structures. Possible consequences of an impact injury might be: Laceration to the lips, tongue or gums Fracture of teeth or jawbones Teeth […]

Fluoride Treatments

Fluoride varnish will strengthen enamel against the damage that acidic bacteria can cause. WHAT DOES IT DO FOR YOUR CHILDREN? Once teeth are developed, fluoride makes the entire tooth structure more resistant to decay and promotes remineralization, which aids in repairing early decay before the damage is even visible.     Fluoride is also used […]

Dental Sealants

Besides helping young patients with regular exams and cleanings, we offer two other very effective preventive services: dental sealants and fluoride treatments. Dental sealants are designed to protect  the pits and grooves on the chewing surfaces of the molars from decay. The service works using a thin layer of material that is applied to the […]

Kids Dental Cleanings and Exams

Let’s face it, children aren’t always the most thorough when it comes to brushing and flossing. As a result, young patients are often more vulnerable to dental problems like tooth decay and plaque buildup. That’s why it’s so important for your son or daughter to see a dentist at least twice a year. During routine […]