Junior Smiles Pediatric Dentistry Blog

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What Are The Benefits of Pediatric Care?

There is no denying that dental health is important in all life stages. But what most people don’t realize is that oral care needs to start from an early age. After the first six months of a child’s birth, teeth start developing which makes it easier for the dentist to make necessary corrections before it

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What Are Common Dental Problems in Childhood?

Pediatric dentistry is a specialty that addresses a wide variety of possible problems related to temporary dentition, milk, and permanent dentition. Possible alterations include the correct placement of the final teeth, pathologies due to change of dentition, trauma, congenital problems, etc. What Are Some of the More Common Problems in Childhood? Some common childhood dental

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Are Pediatric Dentists Trained to Help Autistic Patients?

Choosing a pediatric dentist for your child is important, and parents want to know their child is in good hands and receiving the very best care. For those patients that have special needs, it is important for parents to find a dentist they are comfortable with. At Junior Smiles Pediatric Dentistry, we provide exceptional pediatric

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Can Dental Cleanings Damage Enamel?

Dental cleanings are integral part of our oral health, and are typically recommended twice a year. Keeping our teeth and gums free and clear of harmful bacteria is important. At Junior Smiles Pediatric Dentistry, our team is proud to offer general dental treatments like dental cleanings in Boca Raton, FL. We strive to provide quality

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Can Pediatric Dentistry Help with Thumbsucking?

Pediatric dentistry focuses on dealing with the oral health of children from birth through adolescence. Pediatric dentists are skilled at interacting with patients of all ages, and children specifically making it comfortable and easy for both the parents and kids. At Junior Smiles Pediatric Dentistry, we always ensure our patients feel relaxed and welcome and

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The Guide to the 2 C’s: Cleanings and Cavities

When it comes to your kids’ teeth, you can and should try to make pediatric cleanings and cavity appointments positive experiences. Believe it or not, it’s possible…and we’re about to tell you how with Dr. Drew Popper of Junior Smiles! This will help your children foster a healthy, lifelong relationship with dental care. And we all want that as parents!

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The Importance of Pediatric Dentistry from Infancy to Adulthood

Pediatric dentistry deals with the oral health of children, specifically, ranging from the age of infancy towards the age of young adulthood (teenage). Children need dental care more than adults, given their lack of immune system and baby teeth. Nonetheless, if you take your child to the dentist from the childhood phase, you reduce the chances of oral diseases in the

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Three Ways to Teach Children How to Brush Their Teeth

Teaching kids to brush their teeth is essential. Thorough and regular brushing is important to prevent gum disease, tooth decay, bad breath, and tooth loss. While proper techniques and good habits are crucial when it comes to teaching children how to brush their teeth, try to make an entire task fun activity, not a chore! In this post, you’ll

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