What a Molar Cavity Looks Like On Kids

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If your child complains of a toothache when chewing, you might wonder if they could have a molar cavity. The only way to know for sure if your child has a cavity in a molar is to schedule an appointment with their dentist for an evaluation, but if you’re wondering what a cavity looks like, we share some of the …

When Should A Child Have Their First Dental Cleaning?

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If you’re familiar with the Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) and the American Dental Association (ADA) guidelines for early dental care, you’re probably aware of the recommendation that children should see a dentist for a comprehensive oral evaluation at the age of 12 months (or within six months of the eruption of their first tooth). But what about their first …

How to Choose the Best Pediatric Dentist in Your Area

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If choosing a dentist for yourself is hard, choosing the best pediatric dentist in your area is even harder! Most parents spend a lot more time researching dentists for their kids than they spend researching their own dentists, and it’s easy to understand why—dental anxiety often starts with one bad experience in the dentist’s chair during childhood. We want nothing …

Are You Not Brushing Long Enough?

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There are plenty of classic songs to sing in your head when it’s brushing time to make sure you brush your teeth for long enough. Or maybe you’d rather wing it and take a guess at how long you have been brushing for. Either way, there is a good chance that you don’t brush your teeth for long enough these …