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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 asked questions regarding tooth brushing... 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 child keep cavities at bay.... 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 Margie Hernandez would like to give... 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 child may seem like a... 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, rinsing, or with dental floss.... 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 invasive treatments might be required.... 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 things are: -Clean the gums... read more »

Tips to Help Improve Your Teen’s Oral Hygiene

Does your teen have poor oral hygiene? If so, they likely suffer many dental issues, like tooth decay, enamel erosion, gum disease, and more. If you would like to help them have a better oral health, then you need to help them. Our pediatric dentists, Drs. Bowden, Bowden, and Hernandez, encourage you to do so by doing the following things:... read more »

What Happens When a Baby is Teething?

When chompers first begin erupting from your child’s jaw and through their gums, you’re probably going to enjoy the development as much as they will: that is to say not very much. This eruption phase can be difficult for the child, leaving their gums throbby and tender. Imagine the sensation of a new tooth erupting through the soft tissue spots... read more »

Advice About Teenage Dental Health

As you age, your teeth will start to form their permanent positions. You may find yourself in braces to straighten out a misaligned bite. In the meantime, your peers may pressure you to look your best and you may feel self-conscious about your smile. Fortunately, there are always remedies and treatments available. Here are some tips for tackling oral health... read more »