By gently and consistently keeping your child’s smile clean at an early age, you protect them against threats to their smile that can disrupt their development and well-being. When they are old enough to brush and floss for themselves, the right guidance and support can ensure they stay defended against different threats. One thing to… Read more »
Category: Preventive Dentistry
Sometimes, when children have a severely damaged tooth or one with major decay or infection, then a pulpotomy may not be enough. To prevent the spread of infection, we may suggest a tooth extraction. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist talks about our approach to a tooth extraction.
When children have a tooth that is damaged or one with severe cases of decay, we may need more than a filling. To properly restore the smile and prevent complications, we can offer a custom dental crown. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist talks about our custom restorations for kids.
When a child’s tooth develops a cavity, treatment is crucial, as the risk of worsening decay and even infection will increase with time. To help stop cavities and bring relief, we can offer fillings that blend with the smile. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist talks about restorations for kids.
Your children will be going back to school in just a few weeks. In addition to shopping for school supplies, you can get your kids ready with a routine dental appointment. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist talks about the importance of your child’s back-to-school visit.
Adults should receive an oral cancer screening at least once a year, but we recommend this for kids too! While children are less likely to develop oral cancer, there is still always a risk. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist talks about how we screen for oral cancer and help safeguard little… Read more »
With the support of their parents and their dentist, kids can develop good oral hygiene habits that protect them from cavities and other smile threats. At our Round Rock, TX dental office, we are proud to provide the kinds of services in the office that help our young patients enjoy lower risks from dental decay…. Read more »
When you think about oral cancer screenings, you probably assume this is for adults only. And while a screening once a year is paramount for adults, we believe kids need one too. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist talks about why kids need screenings, and the warning signs of oral cancer.
Summer could mean trouble for little smiles, as kids tend to enjoy snacking and sugary treats more than usual. This could be a recipe for a cavity! Which is why your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist offers unique preventive treatments to lower the risk of cavities, including fluoride gel and even dental sealants.
A checkup isn’t the only reason to see us every six months. Children also need to have their teeth professionally cleaned twice a year starting at age two. In today’s blog, your Round Rock, TX, pediatric dentist talks about how kids benefit from a cleaning, and what they can expect from the treatment process.