Taking Care of a Mouth guard

If your child plays any sport in which they could suffer an oral trauma they should wear a mouth guard. They likely will naturally use a mouth guard when engaging in football, lacrosse, or hockey. But they can also damage their teeth during gymnastics, baseball, and wrestling, or even in... Read more »

Signs That Indicate You Should See Your Dentist

Regular, routine dental checkups and cleanings are vital to achieving excellent oral health. Why? These visits not only help keep problems from arising, like tooth decay or gum disease, but they also allow problems to be treated while they are least invasively and least costly to resolve. In addition, there... Read more »

Can Dental Crowns Help Restore Your Teeth?

Curious how dental crowns work? Unsure why you would need or want one? Dental crowns are used to restore, protect, or act as a tooth. If you suffer from extreme tooth sensitivity, have an oddly shaped or discolored tooth or even a very large cavity, a dental crown can be... Read more »

Enlist the Protection of Dental Sealants on Your Child’s Molars

Brushing and flossing your teeth every day is important to keeping out cavities and tooth decay. And yet, it isn't always possible to thoroughly clean the back teeth because they are hard to reach and their uneven surfaces, with their fissures and grooves, allow bacterial plaque and food particles to... Read more »

5 Tips to Overcoming Tooth Discoloration in Your Smile

Are you finding yourself with stains on your teeth that make you want to hide your smile? If so, our KidsKare P.C team knows how vital your smile is to your self-image. To help you make the most of yours, we'd like to share some tips with you regarding your... Read more »

Surprising Facts About Your Teeth You Might Not Have Known

There's a saying in the dental world, you don't have to brush all your teeth, just the ones you want to keep. While humorous, it's also true. Your teeth are a powerhouse when it comes to their form and function, and today we're going to show you why you should appreciate... Read more »

The Importance of Keeping Your Dental Appointment and Being on Time

Time is precious, so when you schedule an appointment with us, we realize that time is a valuable commodity. We want to make sure to honor the time we spend with our patients as efficiently as possible and strive to give every patient the 100% quality care they deserve. As... Read more »

Preventative Dental Work Now Can Save You Time and Money in the Future

When it comes to your oral health, preventative dentistry can save you both time and money down the road. Restorative dentistry can cost thousands of dollars, so by keeping your teeth and gums healthy now, you can protect your smile and your resources. This means practicing good ongoing daily oral... Read more »

Help for TMJ/TMD: Using Botox to Relieve Symptoms

If you are experiencing chronic jaw pain, toothache, headaches, ear or neck pain, you may have TMJ disorder. Other signs of this joint disorder, also known as TMD, which involve issues with the muscles in your face and jaw, include difficulty opening or closing your mouth and pain when you... Read more »

Eat Sugar Wisely This Holiday Season

Are you having visions of sugarplums dancing in your head? If so, you are not alone. This time of year, it's hard NOT to look forward to all the sugary treats surrounding us everywhere we go. And it is a pickle because your brain is actually wired to react to... Read more »