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 »

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 »

Why Your Pediatric Dentist Recommends Brushing Your Teeth Between Classes

There are many things you can do to achieve the strong, healthy and top-notch smile you want and deserve. One of those things is brushing your teeth at school. Our dentist, Dr. Austin Bowden, recommends brushing your teeth at school because it can help you prevent tooth decay, maintain a healthy smile and even avoid… Read more »

Dentistry FAQs: Toothbrushing for Kids

Are you aware of the risks associated with brushing a child’s smile? Because of child’s teeth are often more vulnerable to dental damage and several other oral health risks, you will need to make sure that you are implementing an effective tooth brushing routine that is safe and effective for their teeth and gums. Frequently… Read more »

How to Keep Your Child’s Smile Free From Tooth Decay

If you want to help your child prevent cavities, then our dentists, Drs. Tracy Bowden, Austin Bowden, and Margie Hernandez are happy to help you! Cavities are very serious and dangerous dental issues, and they would like your child to avoid them as well. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to help your… Read more »

The Right Toothpaste for Your Child

As you browse the oral hygiene store for toothpaste for your child, you’re probably a little overwhelmed by the number of toothpastes available. Well, you’re not alone. Many people don’t know exactly how to choose the right toothpaste, so they become a bit stressed. To help you, our dentists, Drs. Tracy Bowden, Austin Bowden, and… Read more »

Ideas That Can Help You Embody the Tooth Fairy Spirit

As a parent, it’s been a long time since you lost your first tooth. However, you may still remember the magic, wonder and excitement of leaving that tooth under your pillow and discovering that it had been replaced with money or some other reward in the morning. Bringing that same magic to life for your… Read more »

Pediatric Dental Emergencies

There is no telling when a dental emergency will happen to your child. When an emergency strikes, you should contact our office as soon as possible. Until you can get in to see us, follow these tips below. Something Lodged in Teeth You can try and dislodge an object caught between teeth by gently brushing,… Read more »

The Treatments Available for Kids’ Cavities

If your child has a cavity, then it’s important to bring them into Kids First Pediatric Dentistry as soon as possible. Our dentists, Drs. Tracy Bowden, Austin Bowden, and Margie Hernandez strongly encourage this because cavities can get worse with time. If you ignore the cavity, then it can infect more of the teeth and more… Read more »

Tips to Help Improve Your Baby’s Oral Hygiene

If you want your baby to have the top-notch oral health and smile they deserve, then our dentists, Drs. Bowden, Bowden, and Hernandez, are more than happy to help you. Fortunately, there are things you can do on a regular basis to give your baby healthy gums and teeth when they grow into place. Those… Read more »