How to Keep a Strong and Healthy Smile as a Teenager

Maintaining a high self-esteem can be tough as a teenager, especially when you have an unattractive smile. However, there are things you can do to boost your self-esteem and achieve the stunning and healthy smile you deserve. Those things are: -Keep up on oral hygiene: Oral hygiene is vital for... Read more »

Helping Your Kids with Gum Disease

You may know that gum disease is a serious problem that can lead to more serious issues. While this is true, would you be surprised to learn that some of the things you’ve heard about gum disease may not be completely accurate? This is especially true when it comes to... Read more »

The Dental Issues to Avoid While Swimming

You may not know this, but your smile could be in danger while you're at the swimming pool. It's true! There are several problems that could occur while you're enjoying yourself in the water. Whether you are swimming in a school gym or at your local recreation center there are... Read more »

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 »