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What You Need To Know About Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Some parents may not realize how important baby teeth are and just like adult teeth they are susceptible to tooth decay. One of the causes of tooth decay in infants and young children is bottle drinking. This occurrence is referred to as baby bottle tooth decay. It’s important for all parents to be properly educated…

The Importance of Baby Teeth

Your baby’s firsts are always exciting whether it’s their first word, their first steps, their first haircut, but one of the most neglected firsts… are their teeth. Many people think that the primary teeth, also known as baby teeth, aren’t important because these teeth are not permanent. This is a common misconception, at Advanced Children’s…

The Benefits of Dental Sealants

If your child asked you if they could go ride their bike outside, you would make sure they were wearing their helmets (safety gear). It is not because you think they will get into an accident or hurt themselves, but as a prevention from potential harm. It is always good to be prepared for everything.…

2016 Halloween Costume Contest Winners!

Congratulations Hailey & Madison on winning Advanced Children’s Dentistry 2016 Halloween Costume Contest!

Do You Really Need to Floss?

There has been recent press coverage calling into question the recommendation for daily flossing and the influence it has on your oral health. There have been several studies that have found daily flossing to be beneficial in reducing the chance of gingivitis and gum disease.

Halloween Candy & Oral Health Tips

Kids love Trick or treating and Halloween is a sugary buffet from candy corn to caramelized apples. At Advanced Children’s Dentistry we want to make sure that while your kids are enjoying the holiday, they are still practicing healthy oral habits. We are not suggesting that you ban your child of candy. It’s important to…

Dental Emergencies

Summer is coming to an end and school and fall sports are around the corner. Advanced Children’s Dentistry wants to remind parents that according to the Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) that 13-39% of dental emergencies are caused while playing sports. It is important to remember that a dental emergencies can happen during…

How to Brush Your Teeth

The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research has found that children miss more than 51 million school hours each year due to dental related problems. To reduce the number of school hours being missed, make sure your child is brushing and flossing their teeth properly. Brushing and flossing your teeth helps reduce your risk…

Fun & Stress-Free Pediatric Dentistry

Now that it’s summer, we all want to go outside, enjoy the weather, and post fantastic pictures of ourselves on social media. At Advanced Children’s Dentistry, your Garden City Pediatric Dentist, we would like to help your child’s smile stay pearly whites and protected. It is recommended by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD)…