The Tooth Fairy Can Help Make Losing Baby Teeth Fun

If your child is nervous or anxious when it comes to losing their baby teeth, then our pediatric dentists, Dr. Jessie Hunter and Dr. Karen Coe, encourage you to introduce them to the Tooth Fairy. The Tooth Fairy is a mythical creature that can make losing little baby teeth more fun! She visits children all… Read more »

Teething Rings: Are They Safe?

Do you have a teething young infant? In trying to find ways to help soothe your child’s discomfort have you landed on teething rings? While some of them have been used for years, and can be great at soothing an uncomfortable child, teething rings may not be safe if they are not used in a… Read more »

How to Keep Your Child’s Smile Free From Enamel Erosion

Your child deserves a strong and healthy smile. Unfortunately, there are many things in the world today that can threaten your child’s teeth and gums and cause damage. It’s best to help your child avoid those dental issues as much as possible. Today, our dentists, Dr. Jessie Hunter and Dr. Karen Coe, are happy to… Read more »

Sealants Can Help Prevent Cavities

Teaching our children to brush and floss is always important for good oral health. Did you know that having sealants applied to your child’s molars can protect teeth from decay by smoothing out natural pits and fissures in teeth? They help protect teeth from plaque and acids that can cause dental problems down the road…. Read more »

Increased Fluoride Can Help Strengthen Tooth Enamel

The hard outer tooth enamel layer on each of your child’s teeth provides them with the ability to bite off and chew food. It also serves to protect the sensitive dentin, pulp and other core structures of the tooth. Having a pediatric dentist like Dr. Jessie Hunter and Dr. Karen Coe perform a dental checkup… Read more »

Reverse Poor Oral Hygiene with Teething Treatments

One of the most common issues that arise with the pediatric care of a child is through a condition known as teething. Teasing is common for every single child as it is the process in which teeth erupt above the gum line in their mouth. However, this process can often be painful or uncomfortable with… Read more »

The Beneficial Characteristics to Keep an Eye Out for When Buying a Child’s Electric Toothbrush

Are you in search for the perfect electric toothbrush for your child? If so, our dentists, Dr. Jessie Hunter and Dr. Karen Coe, are happy to help you. It’s important to select a brush that is safe and effective as well as a brush that helps make oral hygiene a top priority for your child…. Read more »

Preventing Tooth Decay in Your Child’s Smile

The number one enemy of your child’s smile is tooth decay. No child looks forward to receiving dental treatment as a result of advanced tooth decay in their teeth. Fortunately, we can help you prevent dental cavities in your child’s teeth and protect their dental health. First, we encourage you to ensure that you or… Read more »

Looking Forward to Your Child’s Dental Exam

We hope that your appointments to our office are soothing and enjoyable, for you and for your children. We know that a few children have an irrational fear of the dentist’s office, and we do all we can to make their checkups enjoyable, starting when they are very young. Here are some bits of info… Read more »

Teething Symptoms

On one hand, it may seem funny to write about how you’ll be able to tell when your child is teething. You’ll understand the signs instantly, and everyone within earshot will as well; the baby’s not going to be mild-mannered about it. But it’s right to be prepared to help your child right away so… Read more »