Protect Your Child’s Smile This Summer With Our Healthy Tips and Tools!

Summer is here with its warmer weather and fun outdoor activities! Whether you are on a staycation or vacationing, you can make sure your child’s smile thrives during this time when routines change and slow down. You still want to make sure your child’s smile doesn’t take a break from healthy habits, no matter what you’re doing! While summer is... read more »

Your Questions About the Tooth Fairy Answered

Losing your beautiful baby teeth is a very exciting time in any child’s life and as a tooth fairy, I’m so excited to collect those baby teeth and answer your questions. I have enjoyed receiving and reading your letters and the letters of children from around the world. I would like to answer some questions that I get asked a... read more »

Small Cavities Can Often Be Treated With Dental Fillings

Having a dental checkup administered twice a year is an important part of maintaining a healthy mouth in the long term. These appointments include a professional dental cleaning and polishing to remove hardened tartar and minor dental stains. Once the bacterial deposits have been cleared away, our dentist will perform a comprehensive dental exam. This phase of the appointment will... read more »

Boost Your Child’s Oral Health Care this Season with Dental Sealants

Do you know what a dental sealant is? Dental sealants are oral health care procedures designed to apply a thin coating directly onto the chewing surfaces of teeth for an additional layer of protection. Dental sealants are designed to improve and protect your child's smile by lowering the risk of tooth decay and cavities in their chompers. In fact, studies... read more »

Signs and Treatment of Gum Disease

Our pediatric dentists and team stress the importance of improving and upholding your child’s dental health. Your child should brush his or her teeth at least twice a day and floss once a day. In addition you should, schedule and keep your child’s regular cleaning appointments. These simple practices can help prevent gum disease, which is an infection that attacks... read more »

Brushing and Flossing for Kids & Parents

Our pediatric dentists and team are aware that your child’s baby teeth are not here to stay. However, we stress their importance in your child’s long-term dental health. Did you know that your child’s baby teeth help guide the permanent teeth into their correct positions? Did you know that if a baby tooth is lost too early, this can cause... read more »

What to Look for in a Child’s Electric Toothbrush

Are you interested in purchasing an electric toothbrush for your child? If so, our dentists, Dr. Trace Lund and Dr. Kevin Markham, are happy to help you select the brush that is right for your child’s smile. Electric toothbrushes are handy tools that can make brushing fun and exciting. When looking for an electric toothbrush, it’s best to select one... read more »