Although, we don't usually think of a newborn as having teeth, at birth the crowns of the 20 "baby" or primary teeth are almost completely formed, and they are hidden in an infant's jawbones.
Dealing with the behavior of young, immature and sometimes frightened children as well as those who may be physically or mentally challenged is an area that is unique to pediatric dentistry.
Mouth guards, also known as sports guards or athltic mouth protectors, are crucial pieces of requirement for any child participating in injurious recreational or sporting activities.
Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen inhalation is a safe and effective technique to reduce anxiety, produce analgesia and enhance effective communication between PVPD doctors and our patients.
Is it OK for teens to reach for the bleach in their quest for a "perfect" pearly white smile? What parents need to know first. The short answer is: Yes!