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Pediatric Dentistry

10 Questions About Kids’ Cavities

Answers for Parents from a Kids Dentist    Though they’ll eventually fall out, baby teeth are essential to your child’s immediate and long-term health, development, and self-esteem and should ideally be preserved until they’re ready to fall out naturally. Of course, life isn’t always ideal and cavities can happen—so what do you do if your child […]

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Dental Care for Kids: Oral Care Guide for Parents

The best approach to cavities is prevention. At least 16.9% of American children between the ages of five and 19 have untreated cavities. If an average school classroom size is 30 students, that means that five kids are suffering from a cavity. When left untreated, cavities can transform into a larger dental issue. Sometimes, cavities […]