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Understanding Dental Anxiety

Understanding Dental Anxiety

October 5, 2016 / in IV sedation kids dentist / by FWCD-Admin

Does your child have an intense fear of clinical or dental settings? Dental anxiety and phobias are quite common among children in the United States. There are ways to help ease phobia and anxiety during treatments.

Tips to Protect Tooth Enamel

Tips to Protect Tooth Enamel

September 20, 2016 / in kids dentist Fort Worth / by FWCD-Admin

Dental enamel is the protective coating on teeth. It is very hard, but not invincible. If dental enamel is breached, bacteria can penetrate resulting in dental decay.

Brushing Up on Hygiene Basics

Brushing Up on Hygiene Basics

September 6, 2016 / in pediatric dentist / by FWCD-Admin

Teeth begin to form while the fetus is still in the womb. Once born, teeth don’t begin to erupt until the baby has reached four to six months. During childhood, primary teeth will number 24.

A Parent’s Guide to Infant and Toddler Dental Care

A Parent’s Guide to Infant and Toddler Dental Care

August 19, 2016 / in childrens dentist / by FWCD-Admin

A parent’s responsibility to maintain great overall and dental health for their infant carries a lifetime of commitment and a bundle of accountability. Your children’s dentist provides a wonderful source to stay informed on all you can do to keep your child’s teeth and gums healthy.

What causes white spots on my child’s teeth?

What causes white spots on my child’s teeth?

August 5, 2016 / in kids dentist Fort Worth / by FWCD-Admin

White spots can occur for a number of reasons. Since teeth actually form in the womb, those white spots might be a genetic issue, not something external following your child’s birth. A visit with your kid’s dentist will help to determine if the spots are due to something you can control.

Is Sedation Dentistry a Good Option for Children?

Is Sedation Dentistry a Good Option for Children?

July 19, 2016 / in IV sedation kids dentist / by FWCD-Admin

It is highly recommended that children start to visit the dentist around the age of twelve months. This not only provides the opportunity for a brief exam, but early appointments with your kid’s dental provider will acclimate your child to the sights, sounds, and smells of the dental office.

Food Friends and Foes for Your Child’s Teeth

Food Friends and Foes for Your Child’s Teeth

July 5, 2016 / in kids dentist / by FWCD-Admin

No doubt some foods are very high on the recommended list of what your child should consume, but an occasional snack should be kept on that list so your child does not feel deprived and looks to binge on junk at their very first opportunity.

Tips to Prepare Your Child for the First Dental Appointment

Tips to Prepare Your Child for the First Dental Appointment

June 21, 2016 / in kids dentist / by FWCD-Admin

Ideally, your child should have his or her first dental appointment by the first birthday. This will help acclimate a child to the process. Success at the dentist’s office begins with the type of dentist you choose.

Will my child need a dental crown after root canal treatment?

Will my child need a dental crown after root canal treatment?

June 7, 2016 / in childrens root canal / by FWCD-Admin

Even a child may need a root canal if a tooth is so severely damaged by decay or injury that its inner core could be exposed to harmful bacteria. A children’s root canal is rather similar to the procedure that an adult patient would undergo.

Harmful Dental Habits Your Child Should Avoid

Harmful Dental Habits Your Child Should Avoid

May 20, 2016 / in childrens emergency dentist / by FWCD-Admin

When babies start crawling, toddling, and even running we safeguard table corners and try to make all parts of the home a soft place for a baby to prevent injury. However, it is impossible to keep children safe from all potential dangers.