We See Kids
We’re thrilled to now offer pediatric care with our complete range of services. We can’t wait to help your whole family create a lifetime of healthy, happy smiles. We like to emphasize the importance of early prevention. Our goal is to make your child’s experience comfortable and positive, resulting in beautiful healthy smiles!
Pediatric Dentistry FAQs
Do I Need a Referral to see a Pediatric Dentist?
What is the Difference Between a Family Dentist and a Pediatric Dentist?
When Should I Take My Child to the Dentist for the First Check-up?
In order to prevent dental problems, your child should see a pediatric dentist when the first tooth appears, or no later than his/her first birthday.
How Often Does My Child Need to See the Pediatric Dentist?
What Ages Do Pediatric Dentists See?
What Do I Need to Know About Thumbsucking, Pacifiers, and Nursing?
Thumb and pacifier sucking habits will generally only become a problem if they go on for a very long period of time. Most children stop these habits on their own, but if they are still sucking their thumbs or fingers past the age of three, a mouth appliance may be recommended.
Wondering how you can prevent decay caused by nursing?
Avoid nursing children to sleep or putting anything other than water in their bed-time bottle. Also, learn the proper way to brush and floss your child’s teeth. Take your child to a pediatric dentist regularly to have his/her teeth and gums checked. The first dental visit should be scheduled by your child’s first birthday.
What is the Best Diet for my Child's Teeth?
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When Should We Start Toothpaste & How Much Should We Use?
Monday: 7 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 7 AM - 2 PM
Saturday: 8 - 12 PM
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