The Purpose of Pediatric Dental Crowns

A pediatric dental crown is custom made to provide your child with an effective dental restoration that can cover the whole of a damaged tooth to restore the shape, size, strength and appearance following the results of a dental injury or a cavity. Dental crowns are also referred to as caps because they can protect… Read more »

Letters From the Tooth Fairy

Do you have memories of the Tooth Fairy when you were a child? Do you remember your excitement as you tried to fall asleep, knowing that at some point the fairy might slip in and out without you even knowing? Perhaps now, it is your turn to become a tooth fairy to the children in… Read more »

Oral Hygiene: The Instructions You Need to Care for Your Baby’s Smile

If you want your baby to have the top-notch smile and oral health they deserve, then it’s important to properly clean and care for their teeth and gums each day. This means you need to help them keep up with oral hygiene. To help you do so, our pediatric dentists, Dr. Trent Pryor and Dr…. Read more »

Tips for Toothbrushes and Early Dental Habits

Unfortunately, children aren’t born with healthy hygiene habits, and first-time parents don’t receive a training manual on how to teach their babies proper oral care. The good news is that our team can offer guidelines on teaching children how to brush their teeth and care for their smiles. Even at a young age, children should… Read more »

Oral Health Viewpoint: Teenage Dentistry

When the time comes to build your best smile, it is important to always take the necessary steps in regard to your age. As you get older, it is important to remember that your teeth may weaken over time, so your teeth may become more brittle as you age. Furthermore, if you are a teen,… Read more »

Bringing Baby to See the Pediatric Dentist

A pediatric dentist differs from other dentists in that he or she has been through additional years of rigorous training specifically for his or her particular field. Pediatric dentistry is concerned with providing specialized dental care for the young from the early stages of baby tooth development up through the teenage years. While dental practitioners… Read more »

Pediatric Dentistry Facts on Composite Dental Fillings

When the time comes to build a better smile for your child, look no further than tooth restorations. Tooth restorations are highly effective smile makeovers designed to enhance your child’s smile in numerous ways. However, if dental erosion is present, a tooth restoration in the form of a dental filling will be required to not… Read more »

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay Treatment

When it comes to the welfare of your child, we know you don’t mess around. baby bottle tooth decay, a sickness affecting the teeth of children 6 years old and below, can leave your child with rotten teeth and bones; in the gravest situations, teeth can even be lost and permanent damage can be done… Read more »

Baby Teeth: Timeline

What’s louder than a bullhorn and angrier than a bull? Answer: a teething newborn. If you’re a new parent with a baby who’s teething, please let us be the first to say both congratulations and we’re sorry. We want to support you and your baby to get through this tricky time, so here are some… Read more »

Use These Oral Hygiene Tips to Help Your Child Have a Healthy Smile

Our pediatric dentists, Dr. Pryor and Dr. Higbee, would like to help you help your child have the top-notch smile they deserve. To begin, you need to help them keep up on oral hygiene. Oral hygiene is very important for healthy teeth and gums and for a successful oral health. For the best oral hygiene… Read more »