DentalSealants

The benefits of dental sealants

We all know that brushing and flossing are the best ways to prevent cavities, but it’s not always easy to clean every tiny nook and cranny in your mouth–especially for young kids. Molars (back teeth) are usually the toughest to clean, often becoming a favorite place for cavity-causing bacteria to hide…

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blog – Why your child gets bad breath

Why your child gets bad breath

Bad breath (also known as halitosis) is an issue that can occur at any age and can be improved. Even kiddos who still get visits from the Tooth Fairy can practically knock you out with a whiff of…

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blog – Why baby teeth are important

Why baby teeth are important

If you think your new baby’s smile is cute now, just wait until their first teeth come in! Primary teeth are usually referred to as “baby teeth,” but there’s nothing babyish about them. In…

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blog – Five facts about fluoride for kids

Five facts about fluoride for kids

At Southmoor Pediatric Dentistry, we’re big believers in doing everything we can to protect your child’s smile–and that’s where fluoride comes in. This magical mineral found in toothpaste…

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blog – Dental hygiene tips & tricks for kids

Dental hygiene tips & tricks for kids

At Southmoor Pediatric Dentistry, we provide patient-centered care that makes visiting the dentist a positive experience for children and parents alike. While we love to see our patients for…

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blog – All about baby bottle tooth decay

All about baby bottle tooth decay

The day when your infant’s first tooth emerges is a big milestone. Your child’s teeth are coming in! Even though baby teeth will eventually fall out, taking good care of them is incredibly…

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