When You Should Call Your Dentist

Seeing your dentist routinely lets us take care of the things you can't in your day-to-day oral hygiene care. Brushing and flossing is key to getting rid of oral bacteria that builds up into dental plaque and leads to cavities and gum disease. Still, there is often hardened plaque around the... Read more »

Helping Your Toddler Use a Sippy Cup and Protect Their Oral Health

As your child's guardian, it is up to you to help them achieve a healthy oral foundation early in their development. This is important because more and more children, including toddlers, are finding themselves with dental caries! This is why we recommend bringing your child in for a dental exam... Read more »

Three Things That Can Be Causing Your Breath to Smell and What to Do About It

Your breath can smell for a variety of reasons, and today our KidsKare P.C team would like to tell you how best to handle three common causes of bad breath to keep you smiling with confidence. Let's take a closer look! First, did you know that your mouth is home... Read more »

Why You Shouldn’t Skip Your Dental Cleanings and Exams

Your six-month dental cleanings not only help prevent tooth decay and gum disease, but they also help you in your fight against stroke, heart disease, and oral cancer. That is because infections in the mouth can impact other areas of the body through the bloodstream. Our KidsKare P.C team would... Read more »

Four Easy Steps to Brighten Your Smile Just in Time for the Fall Season

Fall is here and so is the inevitable flurry of social activities. To brighten your smile for the festive fall season, our KidsKare P.C team would like to share four easy steps you can implement right away to help your smile shine with confidence. Step 1 - Brushing is not... Read more »

Taking Care of Your Oral Health While You Are Pregnant

As a mom-to-be, did you know that your oral health and the health of your baby are connected? Women who are dealing with gum disease also have a higher risk of having a prematurely, and consequently, underweight? Unfortunately, gum disease affects the levels of the fluids in the body which bring... Read more »

Are You Crossing These Items off of Your Child’s Back-To-School Checklist?

According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), tooth decay in the United States affects more children than any other chronic infectious disease. This means that making sure your child has regular dental examinations is as vital to their health as having immunizations and booster shots. Indeed, the... Read more »

How to Prepare Your Child’s Smile Confidence for a Successful School Year

Has your child had their back to school dental checkup and cleaning yet? If not, please consider this: school age children miss more than 51 million hours of school every year thanks to dental diseases affecting their smile health. Not only that but in school-age children, cavities are the most common... Read more »

We Have Solutions for Your TMD/TMJ Issues

Thanks to the movements of your temporomandibular joints (TMJ) which connect your jaw to your skull, your jaw is able to move up and down and side to side. To facilitate this movement, each joint has a disc between the ball and socket, allowing you to communicate with people through speech,... Read more »

Why Not Let Our Dental Veneers Transform Your Smile?

At KidsKare P.C, our dental specialists are pleased to offer dental veneers for our patients in Las Cruces, New Mexico, seeking to improve dental flaws and transform their smiles. Our custom-crafted shells are both durable and wafer thin. These shells effectively cover your front teeth while correcting a variety of cosmetic imperfections.... Read more »