should your teen see a pediatric dentistBlog: Pediatric Dentistry

Should Your Teen See a Pediatric Dentist?

If you’ve been taking your child to the dentist since an early age, they’ve probably already visited a pediatric dentist instead of a general dentist. But now that your child is becoming older and has their adult teeth, you may be wondering, should your teen see a pediatric dentist, or…
TheCrocDoc
April 1, 2021
How To Care For Baby TeethBlog: Pediatric Dentistry

How To Care for Baby Teeth

It’s common to think that because baby teeth will eventually fall out, they’re not that important, but the health of primary teeth in childhood can have a big impact on the health of permanent teeth in adulthood. Learning to care for baby teeth is especially important because the oral hygiene…
TheCrocDoc
March 1, 2021
Does My Child Need A Root CanalBlog: Pediatric Dentistry

Does My Child Need a Root Canal?

If your child’s tooth has become infected or damaged, you may have heard the term “root canal.” You may be wondering, “Does my child need a root canal? Don’t baby teeth just fall out anyway?” While it’s true that baby teeth will fall out eventually, protecting your child’s mouth from…
TheCrocDoc
February 1, 2021
Helping Your Child Beat PlaqueDental Care

Helping Your Child Beat Plaque

You may think it is too early to teach your child to care for their teeth, but healthy teeth early in life can be an important step towards healthy teeth in adulthood. The dental care habits developed in childhood are the foundation of the habits that will be practiced throughout…
TheCrocDoc
December 1, 2020
Fluoride and Your ChildDental Health

Fluoride and Your Child

Parenting is a tough job, with many balls to juggle. Each parent has to ensure their child is nurtured, socialized, eats nutritiously, educated well, and sees the doctor regularly. Oral hygiene for kids can be an important priority for parents, but one thing can help keep their teeth strong and…
TheCrocDoc
November 2, 2020
Are Gummy Vitamins Bad for TeethDental Health

Are Gummy Vitamins Bad for Teeth?

We all want the best for our children, and we hope for a relatively easy way to do that. Gummy vitamins seem like a godsend to parents who want to keep children’s diets well rounded and full of nutritious choices. But we all want to know: Are gummy vitamins bad…
TheCrocDoc
October 1, 2020
How to Support Healthy Teeth For KidsBlog: Oral Health

How to Support Healthy Teeth For Kids

Naturally you want to help your kids learn healthy habits in caring for their smile. So how can you encourage dental hygiene for kids? Here are 5 ways to encourage healthy teeth for kids. 1. Support Healthy Teeth with Healthy Hygiene Taking time to brush and floss properly daily is…
TheCrocDoc
September 1, 2020
Good Oral Health Habits for KidsBlog: Oral Health

Good Oral Health Habits for Kids

It is universally acknowledged that parents want the best for their kids, and when it comes to dental hygiene, the same is true. Good oral health habits for kids are important to parents because healthy dental habits in childhood can set them up for a lifetime of good dental health.…
TheCrocDoc
August 3, 2020