Posts Categorized: Children’s Dentistry

FAQs About Children’s Dentistry

Patients of all ages benefit from routine dental care and at-home maintenance. These steps are crucial for avoiding the onset of serious oral health problems. For parents, navigating the world of dentistry for their children can seem confusing. Fortunately, we’re here to help by answering frequently asked questions about children’s dentistry.

How Do My Kids Avoid Cavities?

Parents often ask our team, “How do my kids avoid cavities?” No one wants their child to suffer from toothaches and discomfort. Fortunately, children’s dentistry offers a few easy steps to protect little smiles from tooth decay. Changes to children’s diets and a preventive approach to oral care can reduce the risk of tooth decay… Read more »

Making Children’s Dentistry Happy: A Quiz

Have you ever wondered if there’s some secret to making children’s dentistry happy and fun? There are few things more frightening than looking at your little one and feeling the enormous pressure of wanting to make dental care fun, easy, and stress-free for everyone but not really knowing where to begin. Think you have some… Read more »

What Is Tongue Thrusting?

Have you ever heard of tongue thrusting or is this condition new to you? The term “tongue thrust” can be found in dental literature as far back as 1958. Tongue thrusting is also referred to as infantile swallow, reverse swallow, reverse infantile swallow, anterior resting tongue position, and anterior tongue position. It is an involuntary… Read more »