What to Expect on your Child’s First Dental Visit
Many people think that a child’s baby teeth aren’t very important, since they will eventually be replaced by permanent teeth. However, they help your child chew and speak and also hold space in the jaw for his or her permanent teeth. Baby teeth can also suffer from tooth decay, which can raise the risk of […]Read More
When Should My Child Get Braces?
If your child needs braces, you probably have questions about exactly what kinds are available and which is the best option for your child. In this blog, the dentists and orthodontists at Park View Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics will explain when your child should get braces. What are braces? Braces are devices that help […]Read More
What You Need to Know About Teething Tablets
As babies go through teething, they can be fussier than usual due to the pain of the tooth breaking through. You may see your baby biting on their fingers, and eating and drinking may also be more difficult for your little one because their mouth hurts. If your child seems to be having a hard […]Read More
Everything you Need to Know About Dental Sealants for your Child
If your child’s dentist has recommended dental sealants, you may have many questions about exactly what they are, if they’re safe, and how they can benefit your child. Dental sealants are one proven treatment option that, along with regular dental cleanings at the dentist’s office and at-home care, can help maintain good dental health. In […]Read More
Top Reasons For Kids Retainers
Braces can create a beautiful smile, but a retainer is needed in order to maintain it. Kids’ retainers are mostly used as the last step of orthodontic treatment. After braces have been removed, teeth can move back toward their original position without retainers to help maintain the position of straightened teeth. In this blog, the doctors at […]Read More
Is Invisalign for Children?
Invisalign is a popular orthodontic treatment that’s used as an alternative to traditional braces. It straightens teeth using a series of removable plastic aligners, and for many people, including children, it offers several strong advantages over traditional braces. In this blog, the pediatric dentists at Park View Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics will explain how Invisalign […]Read More
Looking for a Pediatric Sedation Dentist in NYC?
For some children, going to the dentist can be a challenge for various reasons. As a parent, you may be looking for a practice that offers pediatric sedation dentistry so your child can more easily and comfortably receive the dental care he or she needs. In this blog, the pediatric dentists at Park View Pediatric […]Read More
How to Know if Your Child Needs Orthodontic Care?
As your child grows, his or her dentist will keep their teeth clean and healthy. You may find that your child also needs an orthodontist, who specializes and is trained to straighten and align the teeth. In this blog, the pediatric dentists at Park View Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics will explain how to know if […]Read More
What to Look For in a Dentist For Special Needs Children
As a parent, it can be challenging enough to find a dentist that your child is comfortable with. But when you add the factor of having a child who has special needs, it can be that much more stressful. At Park View Pediatric Dentistry, our pediatric dentists have extensive training and experience in treating special […]Read More
Play it safe! Mouth guards can make all the difference
How many times has an accident happened and you wished you could have taken back those precious minutes before or have thought about more preventative measures you could have taken? We want to enjoy cheering our children on during team sports and experience their laughter during playground fun. However, increased activity also means greater odds […]Read More