Caring for Your Child’s Smile

As their primary caregiver, one of the most important aspects of bringing your child in for their first dental visit is learning how best to care for their teeth. We are happy to show you how to clean their mouth daily and answer any questions or concerns you may have... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Helping Your Child Feel at Ease at the Dentist Office

Bringing your child in for their first dental visit early in their life is so they get used to being in a dental office and won’t get nervous. Once your child is older than two, depending on their temperament and personality, they might experience anxiety at the different sights and... Read more »

Understanding Baby Bottle Syndrome

Often, young children are comforted by drinking a bottle full of milk or juice, and so it is common that parents will give their children before bed, or a nap. But did you know that it can hinder your child’s oral health when you allow them to sleep with a... Read more »

Making Dental Hygiene Exciting for Your Child

Encouraging children to brush and floss is difficult for many parents. Maybe changing something simple is all it will take to help a child enjoy dental hygiene. This can take a little creativity, so Dr. Samuel Bailey and our team are thrilled to give you a few ideas. Make Up... Read more »

How to Help Your Kids Prevent Cavities

If you want your child to have a top-notch oral health and smile, then they need to prevent cavities. Cavities are very dangerous dental issues that attack and severely damage the teeth. They form when your child has poor oral hygiene and when they expose their enamel to cavity-causing substances,... Read more »

The Right Toothpaste for Your Kid

If you want your child to have the top-notch smile they deserve, then it’s important to properly and effectively clean their teeth and gums regularly. This means you need to help your child keep up on oral hygiene. However, oral hygiene is only effective if you use the right tools.... Read more »

Don Your Tooth Fairy Wings!

As a parent, it’s been a long time since you lost your first tooth. However, you may still remember the magic, wonder and excitement of leaving your lost tooth under your pillow and discovering that it had been replaced with a reward in the morning. Bringing that same magic to... Read more »

A Pediatric Cavity Might Require a Dental Crown

While children eventually lose their 20 primary teeth by mid adolescence, pediatric tooth decay is still a serious cause for concern. When a cavity develops on one of your child's teeth it can quickly cause discomfort and sensitivity. If your son or daughter has a distressed primary tooth, you need... Read more »