Dental Tips and Articles

Why are Baby Teeth so Important? - Baby teeth are important. They serve two major functions: first, they’re necessary for your child to chew and speak; second, they serve another very important purpose — they save space for your child’s future permanent teeth. A baby tooth usually remains in your child’s mouth until a permanent tooth underneath it is ready to emerge... Read more »
Your Child’s Teeth – Helpful Tips for Parents - Before the teeth erupt, clean the baby’s mouth and gums with a soft cloth or infant toothbrush at bath time. This helps ready the baby for the teeth cleaning to come. When the teeth erupt, clean the child’s teeth at least twice a day with a toothbrush designed for small children. Take the baby to... Read more »