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Teething Is Natural, but Also Painful

When teeth break the surface of the gums, it can cause an uncomfortable sensation called teething. Teething is natural, but also painful. Here are some treatment tips to help you care for your child: - Your child may begin teething as soon as their first tooth breaks the surface of the gums around six months of age. - Some symptoms... read more »

Oral Health Care Habit Suggestions: Foods & Substances

Our oral health care habits fall into all categories regarding our tooth and gum care. Not only must we protect our teeth from seemingly invisible dangers that lurk in our mouths, but we also must take heed of all dangers that are in plain sight. Some of the foods and drinks we consume could spell disaster in a variety of... read more »

Helping Your Teething Baby

Your baby has 20 primary teeth, also called “baby teeth,” under their gum line. These teeth usually start to break through the gums between 6 and 12 months. The teething process is uncomfortable, so your baby may be irritable during the day and have a hard time sleeping at night. Dr. Matt Swan is happy to give tips about teething... read more »

Your Childrens Teeth: How to Keep Them Healthy

Your children’s teeth are very important to their overall development—but do you know what you can do to help you keep your little ones’ teeth healthy? Your children’s foundation for healthy permanent teeth starts within the first few years of their life. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to help your kids enjoy healthy smiles for a... read more »

How to Help Your Kids Brush Their Teeth

You know that it can be hard to help your kids open their mouths when it’s time to brush their teeth. But it’s very important to help your children brush their teeth--especially if you want them to enjoy a healthy smile. Do you ever wonder what you can do to make brushing fun so your children won’t fight it? Helping... read more »