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Help! My Child Loves Her Pacifier!

Dec 3, 2014

Pacifiers. Oh, pacifiers. Parents frequently ask me about the dos, don’ts, and how to get rid ofs for their child’s beloved pacifier.  In the early years, pacifiers can be a great way to help soothe a fussy baby or get your little one to sleep. They offer a temporary distraction to your kiddo and are […]

Happy Halloween!

Oct 31, 2014

Halloween! A beloved holiday for both kids and adults alike. Children go wild with the dressing up and the collection of ALL THAT CANDY. But how can we keep Halloween fun and not promote rampant decay? Well, not all candy is created equal and some candy is indeed less harmful to your teeth. So check […]

In the News

Oct 22, 2014

Today, the New York Times posted a nice video about a pediatric dental clinic in Texas serving children with special needs, specifically those with Autism. The video highlights the importance of children with Autism being able to visit the dentist and obtain proper and good dental hygiene. The video also showed the different ways in […]

Why Baby Teeth Matter

Sep 22, 2014

Parents frequently ask me why baby teeth matter if their child is just going to lose them anyway. Well… Yes… Your child will eventually lose all 20 of his baby teeth. But did you know that he may not lose them all until he is around 13 years old? Children typically start getting their first […]

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