Teeth Grinding has become a common habit among children. This condition also known as bruxism occurs when children rub their upper and lower portions of the teeth together. Most children grind their teeth while they are asleep and are usually not aware of teeth grinding due to sleep. How does Bruxism occur in children? There… Read More
What is the significance of preventative dental care?
Preventive dentistry is dental care that assists in the maintenance of excellent oral health. It is a mix of frequent dental examinations and the development of excellent habits such as brushing and flossing. Taking care of your teeth begins in childhood and continues throughout your life. Preventive dental therapies include education, treatment, and the practice… Read More
Do Children Really Need Root Canals?
Sometimes a child’s tooth becomes badly infected, and while extraction may appear to be the only option, your pediatric dentist may recommend Pulpectomy or Root Canal therapy to salvage the affected tooth. Your child’s dentist will conduct a root canal treatment to remove the diseased pulp in the child’s tooth. What is a root canal?… Read More