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, Tooth Decay   •   April 30, 2018

Incorporate Good Oral Habits in Your Child and Stop Tooth Decay from Occurring

A child will follow whatever people around him/her would do, especially, the parents. Likewise, your good dental habits somehow influence them. It is quite essential to teach your kids how to maintain a great oral health right from an early age. This way, they won’t face complications later in life. Tooth decay is one of […]

Tooth Decay   •   April 4, 2018

Tooth Decay, A Common Issue in Children, Know its Causes and Prevention

Tooth Decay makes a person go through an excessive amount of distress, thus, imagine how difficult it would be for a child to cope up with the condition. A jovial environment is what a child deserves but the state of happiness might alter due to poor dental health. There are certain facts associated with tooth […]

Tooth Decay   •   October 23, 2017

Facts About Tooth Decay

Dental caries also known as tooth decay is the single most common chronic childhood disease; it is five times more common than asthma and seven times more common than hay fever.  Dental caries is the most prevalent unmet dental need. Although we have progressed in preventative care, the amount of tooth decay seen in children […]