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What to Expect at Your Toddler’s First Dental Visit

January 14, 2020 Lacy Hornsby

Do you know when you should take your child to visit the pediatric dentist for the first time? It’s earlier than you think! The first visit to the pediatric dentist can be exciting, but it can make some children nervous. They just aren’t sure what to expect. Knowing what to expect can help you prepare … Continue reading "What to Expect at Your Toddler’s First Dental Visit"

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Do Children Really Need Root Canals?

Lacy Hornsby

When the pediatric dentist tells you that your child may need a root canal, your mind begins to race. You may have lots of questions or concerns.  Are root canals safe?  Do children need root canals?  How can we avoid a root canal?  What will happen during the procedure?  This guide will answer all those … Continue reading "Do Children Really Need Root Canals?"

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What Age Should A Child Go To The Dentist?

December 27, 2019 Lacy Hornsby

Your baby is starting to cut teeth and you wonder at what age you should take your child to the dentist for the first time. Many parents wonder if they should take children when their first tooth appears or wait till they are 3 or 4 years old. They also question whether they should take … Continue reading "What Age Should A Child Go To The Dentist?"

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How to Find the Best Pediatric Dentist

December 24, 2019 Lacy Hornsby

Being a parent is hard. Dealing with kids is exhausting, especially if you have to take them to the dreaded dentist. Luckily, it’s really easy to find the best pediatric dentist to calm your kids’ fears. What’s the Difference Between Pediatric and Adult Dentists? All dentists are taught and trained in dental school to treat … Continue reading "How to Find the Best Pediatric Dentist"

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Creative Dental Care For Kids Who Hate Brushing Their Teeth

October 18, 2019 Lacy Hornsby

Dental care for kids can feel impossible when you spend every morning and evening fighting with a child who hates to brush their teeth. However, pediatric oral care is important and this means you have to find a way to get them involved in caring for their teeth. Creative thinking is a great way to get … Continue reading "Creative Dental Care For Kids Who Hate Brushing Their Teeth"

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How to Smooth Dentist Office Visit for Children With Autism

July 19, 2019 ABC Children's Dentistry

A trip to the dentist’s office can be a frightening experience for an autistic child. But with just a bit of strategic planning, parents with autistic children can make dentist office visits go much smoother. In this issue, the San Diego child dentist experts at ABC Children’s Dentistry will share a few steps to help … Continue reading "How to Smooth Dentist Office Visit for Children With Autism"

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Is There Such A Thing As Too Much Toothpaste?

July 05, 2019 ABC Children's Dentistry

A vital aspect of your child’s oral care is selecting the right toothpaste. Key takeaways are choosing a toothpaste recommended by the American Dental Association (ADA) and one that contains fluoride. However, is there such a thing as too much toothpaste?

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3 Compelling Reasons to Select a Pediatric Dentist

June 21, 2019 ABC Children's Dentistry

When it comes to selecting your child’s dental health care home, it pays to be picky. That’s because not all dentists are equally prepared to treat children specifically. In this issue, the San Diego child dentist experts at ABC Children’s Dentistry will explain why it’s vital to select a pediatric dentist over a general practice … Continue reading "3 Compelling Reasons to Select a Pediatric Dentist"

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4 Reasons Why Professional Topical Fluoride Treatments Make Good Sense

March 29, 2019 ABC Children's Dentistry

We’ve written previously about why fluoride – a completely natural mineral – is so important for the healthy teeth in children and adults. In addition to fluoride being found in most kinds of toothpaste and in the California water supply, another method for making sure you and your child have a healthy dose of fluoride … Continue reading "4 Reasons Why Professional Topical Fluoride Treatments Make Good Sense"

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4 Oral Health Concerns for Teens

March 15, 2019 ABC Children's Dentistry

As children transition into teen years, a host of new dental concerns becomes more prominent. In this issue, the San Diego child dentist experts at ABC Children’s Dentistry will help parents anticipate and understand new oral health challenges that are more prone to teens.

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