Healthy Smiles Begin at Birth

So many parents are aware of infant “milestones”, well-child visits and immunization schedules – but good oral habits are an important part of a child’s healthcare and development as well.   The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends that parents schedule a consultation with a pediatric dentist before their child reaches the age of one…

Fluoride for Healthy Young Teeth

We are frequently asked about fluoride and its role in healthy, young teeth. Fluoride is a mineral that offers protection from bacteria, sugars and acids that can be harmful to tooth enamel. Children can get fluoride in drinking water and in toothpaste, but it is also found in many foods and beverages. Making sure your…

Healthy Smiles Begin at Birth

So many parents are aware of infant “milestones”, well-child visits and immunization schedules – but good oral habits are an important part of a child’s healthcare and development as well. The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends that parents schedule a consultation with a pediatric dentist before their child reaches the age of one –…