Milk, does it really “do a body good”?

As a pediatric dentist, I’m most focused on the question, “will milk do your teeth good”? Naturally, National Milk Day got me thinking about the benefits of breastfeeding when it comes to your child’s dental health. Most moms do their research before making this very personal decision for their baby. They find some of the […]

Joyful Smiles, Teething   •   February 7, 2018

What to do When Your Child is Teething?

Teething is a process that is experienced by all children. The first tooth usually erupts around 6-8 months and a child usually has a full compliment of primary teeth (baby teeth) by 2.5 years of age.  A complete set of primary teeth consists of 20 teeth total. There are many myths regarding the symptoms associated […]