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How Can I Prevent Sports-Related Dental Injuries for My Child?
added on: April 5, 2024

We’re well into the spring sports season and summer leagues will be picking up sooner than we know it. While participating in sports is an excellent way for kids to stay active, build social skills, and learn teamwork, there also comes a risk of sports-related injuries, including those to the… Read More…


5 Dental Milestones for Babies and Toddlers
added on: March 27, 2024

Parenthood is a journey filled with joy, excitement, and countless milestones, and your child’s dental development is no exception. But how do you know what dental milestones to expect and when? Let’s explore five of these special moments for babies and toddlers that highlight the importance of pediatric dental visits… Read More…


What Services Does a Children’s Dentist Offer?
added on: March 23, 2024

Ensuring proper dental care for children is crucial for their overall health and well-being. A specialized healthcare professional, commonly referred to as a children’s dentist, pediatric dentist, or dentist for kids, plays a pivotal role in maintaining the oral health of young ones. Let’s examine the various services offered by… Read More…


A Guide to Reducing Sugar Intake for Kids During the Holidays
added on: December 20, 2023

The holiday season is a time of joy, family gatherings, and, let’s face it, indulging in delicious treats. While it’s perfectly normal to enjoy some festive sweets, it’s essential to be mindful of the impact excessive sugar can have on kids’ oral health. Your pediatric dentist in Medford knows that… Read More…


How Colds and The Flu Impact Kids’ Oral Health
added on: December 4, 2023

The changing seasons often bring with them an unwelcome guest – the cold and flu viruses. While the physical toll on children is widely known, what many parents may not realize is that these common illnesses can also have a significant impact on their oral health. Join your pediatric dentist… Read More…


10 Tips to Help You Brush Your Kids’ Teeth
added on: November 15, 2023

Maintaining good oral hygiene is one of the essential aspects of a child’s well-being. Teaching your kids how to brush their teeth is a fundamental step in ensuring their dental health and protecting their tiny teeth against trouble. Establishing good oral care habits from a young age sets them on… Read More…


When Should Your Child Go to the Dentist for the First Time?
added on: November 3, 2023

As a parent, it’s natural to have many questions about your child’s healthcare. Dental care is no different. One common concern is when to take your child to see a pediatric dentist in Medford for the first time. Ensuring good oral health from an early age is vital, and the… Read More…


When and When Not to Pull a Kid’s Loose Tooth
added on: October 17, 2023

Losing your first tooth is a right of passage we all experience, and many kids get really excited when they get their first loose tooth. They can’t wait for it to fall out and get a visit from the Tooth Fairy, so much so that many kids rush the process… Read More…


5 Tips for Parents Dealing with Kids Who Won’t Brush Their Teeth
added on: September 8, 2023

It’s not uncommon for kids to resist or even refuse to brush their teeth. This can leave parents feeling frustrated and defeated. However, maintaining good oral hygiene habits is crucial for kids’ health. So what can you do? If you find yourself struggling to get your kids to brush their… Read More…


What Causes Tooth Discoloration In Kids?
added on: September 1, 2023

A bright, healthy smile is a vital asset for kids as they grow and develop. However, parents often find themselves concerned when they notice discoloration on their child’s teeth. Tooth discoloration in kids is not uncommon and can appear as white spots, brown or dark areas, or take on a… Read More…


A Parent’s Guide to Nurturing Kids’ Teeth
added on: August 16, 2023

As parents, we know that our children’s well-being is our top priority, and one crucial aspect of their health is their oral care. From the very first baby tooth to the emergence of a confident grin, each stage of dental development plays a vital role in kids’ overall health, development,… Read More…


Schedule Your Kid’s Back-to-School Dental Visit 
added on: August 8, 2023

Welcome back, busy parents! As the summer days draw to a close and the back-to-school season approaches, we know you have a lot on your plate. Between shopping for school supplies and getting those new backpacks ready, it’s easy to overlook one essential aspect of your child’s well-being – their… Read More…


6 Tips to Keep Kids’ Teeth Healthy During Summer Break
added on: June 20, 2023

Summer is here, and kids are excited to take a break from school and enjoy the sunshine. However, as a parent, it’s still important to help your little ones take great care of their oral health during this time. Don’t worry, your pediatric dentist in Medford has compiled some tips… Read More…


Can Asthma Inhalers Cause Cavities? 
added on: May 15, 2023

May is Asthma Awareness Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 25 million Americans have asthma, including 6 million children or adolescents. Asthma is a disease that affects the lungs and can cause shortness of breath, wheezing, and chest pain. This disease can often be treated,… Read More…


Seasonal Allergies & Oral Health
added on: May 8, 2023

If your kiddos have been itching, sniffling, and sneezing lately, allergies may be to blame. In fact, a recent study shows that allergies may be starting earlier and be more severe than ever before. This could mean that more and more children are experiencing the side effects of high pollen… Read More…


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