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Why You Should Floss…. Even If You Don’t Want to

Aug 29, 2016

  Recently, the Associated Press wrote an article that questioned the medical benefits of floss.  The article stated that studies don’t really support the use, so why even bother with flossing? This article created a lot of buzz and consequently had many parents asking me “Do we really need to floss our kids’ teeth?” My […]

Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF): A Cavity Fighting Liquid?!

Jul 13, 2016

The New York Times recently highlighted a new dental product to the US, Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF), as “A Cavity Fighting Liquid (that) Lets Kids Avoid the Dental Drill.”  While SDF has been popular in Japan for quite some time, this product recently got FDA approval to be used in the US.  It comes as […]

School Visit: Saint Alban’s School

Jun 1, 2016

Here is a big thank you to St. Alban’s Nursery 3s for inviting us to visit and talk about teeth! We had so much fun singing dental songs, learning about the importance of oral health, and practicing brushing on our favorite dino friend’s teeth, Farley! Now, let’s keep up the good habits over Summer!

Help! My Kid’s Teeth Look Yellow!

May 27, 2016

Help! My Kid’s Teeth Look Yellow! I get this question a lot from parents, especially in regards to the front permanent teeth. When a kid is between the ages of 6-9, and is starting to erupt many of the front permanent teeth, parents often express concern that these teeth look very yellow. Here are the […]

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