Wisdom Teeth Removal Quick Facts

November 05, 2022

Wisdom tooth removal is a reality for many young people.  Most children who have impacted wisdom teeth have them removed at some point, since an impacted tooth can push other teeth out of alignment and cause other problems.  However, there are several important things to consider if you are thinking of having your child’s wisdom … Continue reading "Wisdom Teeth Removal Quick Facts"

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Taking the Fear Out of Dental Visits for Children With Special Needs

June 09, 2022

Every parent knows that trips to the dentist can be fraught with fear and anxiety, but for parents of children with special needs, this problem may be magnified.  Depending on the cause of the fear, children with special needs may find a visit to the dentist completely overwhelming or too frightening to continue.  Of course, … Continue reading "Taking the Fear Out of Dental Visits for Children With Special Needs"

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The ABCs of Children’s Dental Care

March 07, 2022

Children need good dental care starting from the moment their first teeth arrive.  However, parents are often confused about how they can support the development of good dental habits while, at the same time, making dental care fun for children so they will want to continue.  Here are a few easy-to-remember tips we call the … Continue reading "The ABCs of Children’s Dental Care"

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How To Encourage Good Dental Habits in Kids

February 14, 2022

If you are concerned that your little ones aren’t developing good dental habits, there is no reason to worry!  Fostering great dental health in kids is actually quite simple if you follow the right process consistently.  Here are some tips from ABC Dental on creating the right mindset and encouraging good dental habits in kids … Continue reading "How To Encourage Good Dental Habits in Kids"

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Holiday Candy and Children’s Dental Health

December 07, 2021

The holidays are here, and with them comes lots of fun things to eat.  Many holiday treats that your children enjoy contain large amounts of sugar, both in liquid and solid form.  These treats can have a negative impact on your child’s dental health, so knowing how to spot and limit treats that may promote … Continue reading "Holiday Candy and Children’s Dental Health"

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Five Things To Do To Help Your Child Have a Beautiful Smile

October 11, 2021

We know you want your child to have the best of everything, and that includes a beautiful smile.  Your child’s dental health impacts every area of life, from physical health to emotional well-being.  A child with a healthy, vibrant smile will feel more self-confident, and this is a recipe for a happy, successful childhood!  At … Continue reading "Five Things To Do To Help Your Child Have a Beautiful Smile"

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What Is the Best Dental Routine for My Child?

September 09, 2021

If you have small children, you may be wondering about their dental routine.  How soon should they start brushing, and how often should they brush?  What about regular checkups?  At ABC Dental, we want to work with you to establish the right routine for your children to protect their oral health and give them beautiful … Continue reading "What Is the Best Dental Routine for My Child?"

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Why Your Child’s Enamel Is So Important

November 03, 2017

Even though tooth enamel is incredibly thin (2.5 mm at it’s thickest), it’s the hardest substance in our bodies. In this issue, we’ll talk in-depth about enamel; what it is, what it does and how you can encourage your child to take better care of it. What is tooth enamel? It’s the white, visible part … Continue reading "Why Your Child’s Enamel Is So Important"

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Why Your Child Should Be Wearing a Mouthguard

June 02, 2017

If you think mouthguards should be worn only during contact sports, it’s time to think again. In fact, mouthguards should be also worn during non-contact activities, like skating and gymnastics. In this issue, we’ll talk about why.

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Find Out Why Sodas Are So Bad For Your Child’s Teeth

May 01, 2017

While an ice-cold soda may temporarily take care of your thirst, it’s also doing great harm to your teeth. Because a child’s teeth are still developing, their mouths are especially vulnerable to the dangers of soda. In this issue, we’ll talk about the harm sodas can do to your child’s teeth and provide information on … Continue reading "Find Out Why Sodas Are So Bad For Your Child’s Teeth"

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