Caring for Your Child’s Smile

As their primary caregiver, one of the most important aspects of bringing your child in for their first dental visit is learning how best to care for their teeth. We are happy to show you how to clean their mouth daily and answer any questions or concerns you may have about their oral hygiene. We... Read more »

Orthodontic Care for Adults

Your smile is the first thing people notice when they see you. Crooked, crowded teeth or a misaligned bite can make you feel self-conscious no matter what your age. The good news is, with today’s advances in orthodontics, straighter teeth aren’t just for kids and teens anymore. Now more than ever adults are successfully straightening... Read more »

Braces at a Young Age

Getting braces at a younger age has proved most effective in preventing dental problems in the future. Permanent teeth start to typically come in about the ages of six to eight, and because the bones are still growing, it’s best to evaluate their tooth alignment at a young age to determine what orthodontic treatment is... Read more »

Helping Your Child Feel at Ease at the Dentist Office

Bringing your child in for their first dental visit early in their life is so they get used to being in a dental office and won’t get nervous. Once your child is older than two, depending on their temperament and personality, they might experience anxiety at the different sights and sounds. At this age, the... Read more »

Treatments for a Better Smile: Overcoming Thumb Sucking

Are you aware of the risks and problems associated with thumb sucking in young children? Several oral health risks and problems can arise if your child routinely sucks their thumbs. Ideally, you will need to break the habit as soon as possible to ensure our child’s oral health can thrive for many decades to come…. Read more »

Avoiding Cavities in your Kids’ Smiles

If a young child gets a cavity, what’s the big deal? After all, that tooth is just going to fall out and be replaced by an adult tooth soon enough, right? Well, that’s true, but there are two reasons why you’d want to work to prevent cavities in your kids. First is that a cavity… Read more »

How to Have a Good Easter With Aligners

Do you want to have a good Easter this year? If so, then you need to keep your orthodontic aligners in tip-top shape. The more you care for your aligners, the reduced chance you’ll have of running into any problems. You can also stay on track toward your perfect smile! So, our orthodontist, Dr. Casey… Read more »

The Purpose of Dental Sealants for Back Teeth

Do you know the purpose of dental sealants and how they can benefit your smile? Dental sealants are incredible preventive dentistry treatments that use a specialized gel coating to protect your vulnerable back teeth. Although your teeth are already covered by your natural tooth enamel layer, this substance can be easily damaged by tooth decay… Read more »

These Tips Can Help Your Child Make Flossing a Habit

Flossing is a vital part of properly cleaning your mouth and achieving excellent dental health, but if your child doesn’t understand the significance of flossing, we want to help! Our team can help you motivate your child to develop effective flossing habits with the following tips: Be an Example Lead by example by letting your… Read more »

How to Help Your Child Have a Strong Smile

If you want your child to have a strong and healthy smile, then there are things you need to do regularly. These things can help your child have the top-notch teeth and gums they need to chew, eat, and talk properly. They can also help your child have an attractive smile. Our pediatric dentists are… Read more »