Fillings are not the only restoration option we have for children’s smiles. To repair damage, prevent further trauma, and even address issues like decay or infection, we could place a crown. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist will discuss how we design and place a custom-made dental crown.
When a child has a cavity, this could lead to pain and eventually, premature tooth loss. To prevent issues, like misalignment or dental infection, then your child needs a filling. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist talks about how we use a dental filling to treat cavities, and how we ensure they look natural.
When we think about oral cancer screenings, we usually assume these are only for adults. While rare, kids can still develop this serious health concern, and the earlier professionals catch the disease, the sooner treatment can begin. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist discusses the importance of an annual oral cancer screening for kids.
Cavities could occur in smiles of all ages, from babies and toddlers to kids and teens. Which is why your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist wants to make sure kids in our community have access to unique preventive treatments that could help small smiles remain free of tooth decay. In today’s blog, we’re talking about fluoride treatments and dental sealants.
Over time, the foods your child eats and his or her oral hygiene habits could increase the risk of issues like tooth decay and even gingivitis. This is due to the presence of plaque buildup. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist explains how plaque forms, and what can be done to remove or prevent the buildup.
Summer means a chance for your child to relax and break their usual routine. However, this could often mean trouble for little smiles! To help kids enjoy optimal oral health during their break, we have a few tips. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist talks about why kids need a checkup, and how to keep smiles healthy at home.
We want the kids visiting our office to enjoy their experience, and walk away excited for their next visit. However, we know that for many, dental anxiety and special needs could make undergoing even minor procedures difficult. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist explains how we use anesthesia and sedation to ensure comfort during minor and extensive treatments!
When a dental emergency happens, such as a chipped tooth, this rarely occurs at a convenient time. Fortunately, we understand, and can arrange for a time to see your child quickly. In fact, we offer same-day appointments for emergency dental care! In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist discusses our approach to repairing and safeguarding a child’s smile.
When a child chips a tooth, then treatment could be needed to help avoid the onset of tooth decay. In addition, kids could also have issues with the shape and color of teeth that complicate both health and esthetics. To transform your child’s smile in only one visit, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist could provide bonding and contouring.
Teeth stains can be a source of embarrassment, and could also develop due to serious oral health issues too. Fortunately, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist knows how to remove discoloration for little smiles, and could even offer preventive care to keep smiles bright and healthy.