Safe and Effective Oral Health Care for Kids

A wonderful new year is upon us once more, and we look forward to making smiles bright all year long. If your child is in need of an oral exam or professional cleaning, our superstar team at Price Pediatric Dentistry is here to meet their needs. Whether your child is... Read more »

Choosing the Right Toothbrush for Your Child

Do you know what you would do while you’re standing in the store choosing a toothbrush for your child? Did you know that your little one’s toothbrush can actually have a major impact on their oral health? How do you choose the right brush for your child? The first thing... Read more »

What Causes Tooth Decay in Kids?

Did you know that your children are actually vulnerable to tooth decay? Fortunately, there are a few things you can consider doing to prevent tooth decay. There are also a few things you could unintentionally be doing that may leave your child more prone to tooth decay. One thing you’ll... Read more »

Let the Tooth Fairy Help Your Child Smile

As parents, we welcome helpers to motivate our children. Even mythological helpers can help make the job of parenting more fun and in the case of the Tooth Fair, productive. Along with Santa and the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairly has been putting smiles on children's faces for decades. In... Read more »

Your Baby Bottle May Be Harming Your Baby

Did you know that a baby bottle can be harmful to your child’s teeth? Beyond the shifting movement of teeth that may be caused, falling asleep with the bottle in their mouths can lead to what is commonly referred to as baby bottle tooth decay. Baby bottle tooth decay can... Read more »

Preparing Your Child for a Smile Healthy Smile

As the days come and go, so must the pages on a calendar. With the influx of candles on your child’s birthday cake, they will soon reach an age where they will leave the nest for an education beyond the clouds on their bedroom walls. Although the early days consist... Read more »

Sour Candy is Nearly as Bad for Teeth as Battery Acid

When you think of tasty treats, hopefully battery acid isn’t anywhere near your list. However, the acidity and pH level in sour candies is nearly that of battery acid. Your teeth begin to decalcify at pH levels below 4.0. Many sour treats are far more acidic, and can go as... Read more »

Tips and Tricks for a Healthy Smile This Halloween

Fall is in the air looming with the smell of spicy aromas and sugary treats. With so much fun to have this holiday season, it’s easy to forget the importance of oral health, which can lead to dangerous oral results. With so many delicious treats at our fingertips, it’s vital... Read more »

A Few Facts About Your Child’s Pacifier

You probably know that when your child cries, a natural solution is to hand them their pacifier. Fortunately, there isn’t anything wrong with that—in fact, a pacifier can comfort your child and help you, as their parent, get some precious rest. However, if your pacifier isn’t used properly, or is... Read more »

Why You Should Keep Your Child’s Oral Care up to Date

Children who suffer from chronic dental pain may not always tell you (or be able to tell you) what is happening to them. But there are signs; you may notice that they appear anxious, depressed or tired, and even their teachers may not recognize their pain. More than one-half of all... Read more »