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Keeping Kids’ Teeth Safe From Sugary Sweets This Halloween

Keeping Kids’ Teeth Safe From Sugary Sweets This Halloween

October 11, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children's Dentistry

From school parties and trick-or-treating to gifts from friends and harvest festivals, Halloween is all about candy and fun activities. You might find it difficult or even impossible to keep your little ones from sugary sweets during this holiday season. Fortunately, there are ways to limit the consumption of sugary sweets to help keep your kids’ teeth healthy.

Healthy Smiles: Important for Success in School

Healthy Smiles: Important for Success in School

September 8, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children's Dentistry

Parents want their kids to have the best start in life. This includes getting the most out of their academic experience. Did you know that good oral health can have a positive impact on your child’s performance in school?

Importance of Going to the Dentist

Importance of Going to the Dentist

August 16, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children's Dentistry

Dental care is an important part of maintaining overall health. As with other forms of health care, dental care must begin at a young age. It is important to develop healthy oral care habits as early as possible. 

Tips for Healthy Back-to-School Dental Care

Tips for Healthy Back-to-School Dental Care

July 26, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children's Dentistry

Neglecting children’s dental health can result in plenty of missed school days. Many more will be missed due to toothaches and dental problems. 

How to Know If IV Sedation Is Viable for Your Child?

How to Know If IV Sedation Is Viable for Your Child?

June 29, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children's Dentistry

Ensuring that your child is safe and healthy is a vital part of being a parent. Making sure that your child is healthy will include scheduling trips to the dentist. Most children have extreme dental fears and anxiety. Unfortunately, this can make it difficult for the dentist to perform certain procedures. Dental sedation helps children to go through dental procedures with less anxiety.

Benefits of Taking Your Child to a Pediatric Dentist (Rather Than a General Dentist)

Benefits of Taking Your Child to a Pediatric Dentist (Rather Than a General Dentist)

May 25, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children's Dentistry

Should you take your child to a pediatric dentist? A visit to the dentist can be quite frightening to kids. The devices, sounds, and strange faces entering their personal space can make any kid fear going to the dentist. That is unless the surrounding feels safe and fun!

How Do I Prepare My Child for a Cavity Filling?

How Do I Prepare My Child for a Cavity Filling?

April 29, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children's Dentistry

A visit to the dentist can be a scary event for your child, even if he or she has been to the dentist before. Besides, the last visit to your child’s dentist admitted your little one into the cavity club. Now, you are wondering how you will prepare your kid for the events to come.

Oral Hygiene Tips for Spring Break

Oral Hygiene Tips for Spring Break

March 26, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children’s Dentistry

Do you plan to ride the waves or hike the woods with your family for spring break? This vacation period will be a sure breath of fresh air after months of social distancing. You have to ensure however that you don’t take a vacation from good oral hygiene. Here are some dental health tips to make this Spring Break even more fun while on-the-go:

What to Know Before Scheduling a Pediatric Tooth Extraction?

What to Know Before Scheduling a Pediatric Tooth Extraction?

February 28, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children's Dentistry

Tooth extraction can be quite scary to you, not to mention your child. If you are considering tooth extraction for your child, you need to ensure that both you and your child are prepared for the process. It is not as scary as you imagine, but you need to know the entire process before scheduling an appointment.

Are Stainless-Steel Crowns Necessary for Baby Teeth?

Are Stainless-Steel Crowns Necessary for Baby Teeth?

January 28, 2021 / in / by Fort Worth Children's Dentistry

A stainless-steel crown is a metal crown made of stainless steel used to protect primary or baby teeth. The crown is used as an alternative to extracting a weak or decayed tooth. The crowns are premade in different sizes. The orthodontist only looks for one that fits the young patient well. If the crown covers your child’s tooth completely, he cements it. Stainless-steel crowns are preferred to silver or white amalgam fillings because they last longer.