We have always told our families that a child’s mouth can be cleaned even before the first tooth erupts by gently wiping the child’s gums with a soft, damp cloth. As soon as that first tooth pop out, it should be brushed with a soft, small toothbrush and start a life-long good habit! Now, the […]
As our patients know from their visits with us, Dr. Wags always stresses the importance of healthy eating! As March is National Nutrition Awareness Month, what a better time to remember that food choices not only affect your overall health but also affect the heath of your teeth, gums and mouth. Chewy, sticky candy and […]
Today, Dr. Kathleen Waguespack and the staff of KidstoothDoc have volunteered their time to provide free dental care to uninsured, at risk children. “We are very happy to being able to treat the children that we are seeing today.” says Dr. Waguespack. “Unfortunately, we are unable to see all the patients that called our office […]
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentists (The Big Authority on Little Teeth) just released their State of Little Teeth Report. This is a comprehensive report which examines the epidemic of tooth decay among our youngest children. Among the issues it examines are: who is most likely to suffer from tooth decay, what are the immediate […]
Helping Children Through Give Kids A Smile The American Dental Association began the Give Kids A Smile program in 2003 as a way for dentists to join with others in the community to provide dental services to underserved children. The program initially began as a one-day event in February, but has since grown to local and […]
The American Association of Pediatric Dentistry recently released the State of Pediatric Oral Health Care. Take a look at this graphic for some interesting statistics about oral health care.
Dr. Waguespack gives a presentation on the benefits of proper oral health care to elementary school students in Littleton. If your school or organization would like a visit from KidstoothDoc, please give us a call!
Kathleen Waguespack, DMD and the staff of KidstoothDoc want to thank Carl Sandburg Elementary, South Federal KinderCare and Holy Trinity preschool for allowing us to visit their classrooms this past week. Our pediatric dental team enjoyed teaching the students the importance of tooth brushing and choosing healthy snacks!
So Halloween 2013 has come and gone. Your ballerina fairy princess and her ninja wizard warrior brother now possess bags of goodies that weighs almost as much as they do. You are faced with a couple of decisions: how to sneak a few pieces of your favorite candy out of the bag without your children […]
Be sure to bring the kiddos to the Englewood Recreation Center this Saturday, October 26 from 5:00 – 8:30 for the annual Halloween Carnival. There will be lots of games and activities for kids of all ages! Be sure to stop by the KidstoothDoc booth and take a look in your kids goodie bag for […]