Category Archives: What’s New

Kids and Flouride

The doctors at Kids Tooth Doc are often asked questions regarding fluoride. We thought this helpful article from the American Academy of Pediatrics will answer many of the questions parents have. If you have additional questions, please give us a call. From Healthychildren.com: Fluoride from drinking water and other sources such as toothpaste can strengthen […]

Halloween Reminders from Kids Tooth Doc

Our colleagues at the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry have some great Halloween advice for families! Read on….< The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Encourages Parents to be Aware of Mouth Monsters This Halloween The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, is encouraging parents and caregivers to enjoy [...]

School is back is session – So is the need for a healthy breakfast and lunch!

The kids are back in school and the age old school questions arise again. Not “Do you have any homework?” (though that is super important as well), but “What do you want to take for lunch?”. Our friends at Healthy Children Radio have some advise. Read – and listen – below. http://radiomd.com/show/healthy-children/item/22247-keeping-your-childs-food-choices-healthy-during-the-school-year

Childhood Tooth Decay is Fixable! Watch this video from the Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation

Please view this video! The mission of KidstoothDoc is not to treat cavities but to educate and help families prevent tooth decay in their children. We believe the time we spend with children and families talking about oral hygiene – brushing and flossing – is the most important part of the appointment! We would love […]

Dental Sealants – An Important Way to Protect Your Children’s Teeth

Kids Tooth Doc has recently been asked by parents about dental sealants. We thought we would share this article recently published on the American Academy of Pediatric’s HealthyChildren.org website. Dental Sealants for Children Sealants are a fast and easy way of protecting your child’s teeth that act as barriers to cavity-prone areas. They are usually […]

It’s never too early to start caring for your child’s teeth….

Doctor Wags and the staff at KidstoothDoc thought you might like to know about some of the latest research involving Vitamin D and the higher risk of caries in the teeth of babies. We are not talking about newborns receiving enough Vitamin D – we are talking about pregnant moms receiving enough Vitamin D. In […]

Spring is the time for the beginning of outdoor sports – and possibly the rise in facial injuries resulting from sports. KidstoothDoc invites you to read the following article from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentists about mouth guards! FacialProtectionMonth2014Rosemont, IL (March 25, 2014) – Five of the nation’s top dental associations want to remind […]