Monthly Archives: January 2012

Abscessed Teeth

Teeth can become abscessed (infected) when dental decay is left untreated for a long time.  Decay that starts on the hard enamel keeps continues until it enters the nerve or pulp of the tooth can result in an abscess. Abscesses usually appear as a whit pimple in the gums adjacent to the tooth.  Sometimes, the Continue Reading

Canker Sores

What are they and how do I get them? [qt:http://dentist4kidz.net/wp-content/uploads/what-is-a-cancor-sore.mp4 329 260]

Flouride

Does it really help my teeth? [qt:http://dentist4kidz.net/wp-content/uploads/what-about-floride.mp4 329 260]

Thumbsucking

[qt:http://dentist4kidz.net/wp-content/uploads/thumbsucking.mp4 329 260] What is thumbsucking? Babies have a natural desire to suck. Thumbsucking is a common way babies seem to comfort themselves. Thumbsucking usually begins by 3 months of age. A child usually sucks his thumb when he is tired, bored, sick, or upset or when he is not using his hands to play. Continue Reading

Smokless Tobacco

Is it safer? [qt:http://dentist4kidz.net/wp-content/uploads/smokless-tobacco.mp4 329 260]

Toothpaste & Tooth Brushes

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Wisdom Teeth

Everything you every wanted to know and more! [qt:http://dentist4kidz.net/wp-content/uploads/removing-wisdom-teeth.mp4 329 260]

Oral Piercing

A really bad idea. [qt:http://dentist4kidz.net/wp-content/uploads/oral-piercing.mp4 329 260]

Orthodontics

When do I need braces? [qt:http://dentist4kidz.net/wp-content/uploads/do-i-need-braces.mp4 329 260]

Dietary Choices

The kinds of snacks we choose is very important for our general health and it is also important for our teeth as well. [qt:http://dentist4kidz.net/wp-content/uploads/dietary-choices.mp4 329 260]