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Dental Health & Special Health Care Needs

Pediatric dentists have specialized training which equips them to address special health care needs.

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Tongue-Tie: What to Know

The lingual frenulum is the piece of tissue that holds the tongue to the bottom of the mouth. If the frenulum is too short and thick at birth, this is referred to as tongue-tie.

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Solea Laser: Dentistry Without Drills

Solea is a powerful dental laser that replaces the dental drill in many procedures.

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Mail-In Braces: What to Know

Though the dangers of these devices seem self-evident, the DIY generation has yet to be dissuaded from their quest for at-home remedies and quick fixes.

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Headgear: Protection from Sports-Related Injuries

Among all of the notebooks, glue sticks, pencils, and crayons, it can be easy to overlook a potentially critical item on your child's back to school list—headgear.

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Guidelines Evolving for Safer Pediatric Sedation in Dental Offices

The AAPD has recently issued significant clarifications to its guidelines for pediatric sedation.

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New Study Indicates Connection between Long-Term Breastfeeding and Cavities

New study reveals potential link between long-term breastfeeding and cavities in children.

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Summer Dental Safety: Tips & Tricks

Learn how to protect your little one's smile this summer!

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How to Know When Your Child is Teething

Learn to recognize the signs of teething and understand how to comfort your little one if they're in pain. 

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Emergency Care

As parents, we make it our mission to keep our children out of harm's way, however, it is important to recognize that regardless of our best efforts, dental emergencies may still happen.

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