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Petit Smiles Pediatric Dentist
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We have a natural talent for helping children feel safe and comfortable.
We have a natural talent for helping children feel safe and comfortable.

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Pediatrics dental cleaning procedure will result in a total clean-ship exercise of the mouth region. It is not surprising that even a toddler’s milk teeth are cleaned. This may happen if the child in question has teeth which have already started decaying.…
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A root canal is required when a tooth is damaged or infected and needs to be repaired to save the tooth. This type of injury is caused by cracked tooth enamel, a deep cavity or even trauma. What is a root canal? A root canal is a treatment which repairs…
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Tooth extraction is a bit of an uncomfortable business. It involves taking of injections to numb the area from which the tooth or teeth are extracted out. The effect of the anesthetic will last for a while and after that one has to be on a dose of pain…
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The root canal treatment is an option the is specifically designed as a dental procedure in order to save your natural teeth and smiles that have been infected and damaged. The only alternative to fix damaging issues is to remove the tooth completely, but…
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Dental sealants, or simply sealants are plastic made fixable materials that can be fixed onto our molars and the premolars. They are thin coatings of plastic that is fixed/ applied onto your teeth, they are white in some cases, and sometimes clear, and…
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Teeth whitening is the procedure opted for by many people to remove stains or to whiten teeth if they had turned yellow. Sometimes teeth turn yellow if proper oral hygiene habits were not maintained. Also, if a person smokes or drinks alcohol or beverages…
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Boooo! #halloween  
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The chewy, sticky candies get stuck in the grooves and crevices of the teeth making it hard for saliva to wash them away wich leads to tooth decay. Sour candies have a high acidity content which breaks down tooth enamel (AAPD)
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Encourage extra brushing.
On Halloween night, do extra supervised tooth brushing, flossing and consider having them use a fluoride mouth rinse.
In the weeks following Halloween, whenever your kids want to eat some of their candy stash, have them agree to brush their teeth immediately afterward.
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