How to Prepare Your Child for Their First Dentist Visit

How to Prepare Your Child for Their First Dentist Visit

A child’s first dentist visit can be daunting to them. They’ve never been before, so they don’t know what to expect. The fear of the unknown can cause anyone to have anxiety.  When a child is unsure of what to expect while at the dentist, it not only...
7 Best Ways to Prevent Cavities in Children

7 Best Ways to Prevent Cavities in Children

Having a cavity is no fun. In addition to the damage to the tooth, it hurts! As parents, you want to do everything you can to protect your child. Good dental hygiene for children starts at a young age. If good habits are started early, the chances for cavities are...
5 Tips for Teaching Your Child How to Cope With Dental Anxiety

5 Tips for Teaching Your Child How to Cope With Dental Anxiety

Does your child get filled with anxiety every time they need to go to the dentist? Are you trying to help them cope with that anxiety rather than unleashing it? If so, then you need to learn all that you can about helpful exercises other parents have used. Learning...
When Should Your Child Have Their First Dentist Appointment?

When Should Your Child Have Their First Dentist Appointment?

Your child’s teeth are starting to come in. There are quite a few of them, in fact. It’s got you thinking: when should a child’s first dentist appointment be? That’s a good question and one that we can answer in detail! Without further ado,...
When Should My Child First Visit the Dentist?

When Should My Child First Visit the Dentist?

There’s a lot of information out there about the right age to take your child to visit a dentist but ask a Dallas Children’s Dental Network pediatric dentist and you’ll find that the answer to be consistent across the board. Following the American Academy...
What is a Pediatric Dentist?

What is a Pediatric Dentist?

When your baby is born, you quickly fall into a rhythm of regular visits with your pediatrician. But what many parents aren’t conditioned to think about during their child’s younger years is the dentist their child will visit. While many parents may...