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It’s that time of the year again… “Back to school”…. Plan your August month appropriately to get all dental and medical check-ups done before the start of a busy school year. Statistics shows that children in elementary ...

Pediatric dentists are dedicated to the oral health of children from infancy through the teen years. They have the experience and qualifications to care for a child’s teeth, gums, and mouth throughout the various stages of childhood. Dr. Sonal ...

  Learn how important fluoride is for you ! ADA recommends a fluoride toothpaste for ages 4 yrs and older when a child is ready to completely spit out the toothpaste after brushing  !! Dr. Shah would like to share this link regarding the ...

Fluoride is essential !! All the more reason we recommend fluoride treatment every 6 months for your child. Please click on the link below to find recent news from the ADA.   ...

When you hear your dental care provider say that your child has an abscessed tooth, we often hear from parents of young children…What is an abscessed tooth? When you see a lump or bubble around the gum tissue in your child’s mouth ...

Knowing how to handle a dental emergency can mean the difference between saving and losing your child’s tooth. Here are some tips from the American Dental Association to help you cope quickly and calmly with a dental emergency. Knocked-Out ...

Are you wondering what causes bad breath in young children ? Bad breath also known as halitosis is caused by poor oral hygiene habits and or may be related to some health issues. Unhealthy lifestyle habits such as smoking and chewing tobacco can ...

The pH of the mouth is different in everyone; sometimes 5,5-6,0, however, on an average basis, it is 7, or neutral. It is generally recognized that a saliva pH range of 6.5 to 7.5 is considered healthy.  Low ph can be a precursor to calcium ...

Preserving optimistic dental health can be tough during orthodontic treatment. Nearly all orthodontic patients are teenagers and as a result of hormonal changes undergone during adolescence it also speeds up the frequency and severe ness of ...

What is sealant? It is a white plastic (resin) material applied to the chewing surfaces of the back teeth.  The resin bonds to the depressions and grooves in the back teeth.  The uneven surfaces of the back teeth can be difficult to keep clean ...