The Answers to Questions About Children’s Dental Care

If you’re like many other parents in the world, you’re not quite sure how to properly and effectively care for your child’s smile. Well, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to help you! Today, would like to teach you a few things by giving you some answers to the following commonly asked questions about children’s… Read more »

Tips for Helping Your Kids Prevent Enamel Erosion

Do you want your child to have a top-notch smile? If so, you need to help them prevent dental problems. One problem to keep at bay is enamel erosion. This problem occurs when the teeth are exposed to acid regularly and that acid attacks and wears down the tooth enamel, making it vulnerable to other… Read more »

The Best Toothpaste for Kids

It’s very important to brush your child’s teeth twice a day. Fortunately, there are little oral hygiene tools that can help you do so. Now, there are a lot of oral hygiene tools available, and it’s best to select the right products so you can properly care for your child’s smile. Our dentists, Drs. Troy… Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Help Your Child with Cavity Prevention

Preserving the integrity of your child’s permanent teeth will go a long way toward reducing their chances of suffering dental health problems in adulthood. This starts with reminding them to brush their teeth each morning and night as well as making sure they floss between each of their teeth and along the gumline once per… Read more »

A Damaged Mouth Guard Needs to Be Addressed

Many athletic associations and schools require contact sports athletes to use a protective mouth guard during practices and games. Unfortunately, many of these individuals complain that stock mouth guards and thermoplastic mouth guards obstruct breathing and often feel uncomfortable in the mouth. This tempts some athletes to forgo frequent use leaving them at increased risk… Read more »

Is Sucking Your Thumb Bad for Your Teeth?

Does your child suck their thumb? This is a perfectly normal and acceptable habit for infants and toddlers, but when does it need to end? Can sucking on a thumb really affect their teeth? The answer is yes, yes it can. In your child’s infancy and toddler years, sucking on their thumb can be a… Read more »

The Reasons Why Kids Need Oral Hygiene

Do you ever wonder why your child needs to clean their teeth and gums? If so, our dentists, Dr. Hardy and Dr. Bushell, are happy to tell you why. Oral hygiene is very important and it can help your child’s smile and oral health in many ways. To help you understand, our dentist is happy… Read more »

How to Treat Children’s Cavities

Cavities are dangerous dental problems that can harm the teeth and smile if you let them. In fact, if you ignore them, they can grow and spread to infect more of the tooth. They can even spread to affect the surrounding teeth! This is why it’s important to get cavities treated as soon as possible…. Read more »

How Can Pediatric Dentistry Benefit My Child?

If you are new to the prospect of caring for your child’s smile, our team would be happy to serve as a trusted resource for pediatric dental care! offers pediatric dentistry for the benefit of our young patients. To help you understand the significance of bringing your child to a pediatric dentist, we have provided… Read more »

Steps to Keep Your Child’s Smile Safe From Tooth Decay

Perhaps the greatest enemy to your child’s teeth and gums is tooth decay, and no child is happy about having to undergo dental treatment to rid their teeth of advanced tooth decay. Our pediatric dentist and team invite you to prevent dental cavities in your child’s smile with the following steps: 1. Ensure that your… Read more »