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What Can I Do About My Child’s Nighttime Teeth Grinding?
added on: May 9, 2022

Are you a parent of a little one who’s growing more concerned about how they grind their teeth in their sleep? This is something your pediatric dentist in Long Island commonly refers to as sleep bruxism. According to the Sleep Foundation, studies show that anywhere from six percent to almost… Read More…


What Does It Mean If My Child Has White Spots On Her Teeth? 
added on: February 17, 2022
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Have you ever looked closely at your child’s teeth and noticed small, white spots? Don’t worry, many kids (and adults!) have this type of tooth discoloration, and it typically doesn’t cause any problems. But you may still be wondering what caused them in the first place and if there are… Read More…


What Helps a Child’s Toothache? 
added on: December 21, 2021
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We never want our kids to experience any pain, but the truth is, sometimes toothaches happen. Even worse, sometimes they happen at the most inconvenient times, such as during the holidays. So as a parent, what can you do to help a child’s toothache? Don’t worry. Your pediatric dentist in… Read More…


What Causes Bad Breath in Kids? 
added on: September 20, 2021
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Bad breath can be embarrassing, especially for kids. In some cases, a kid’s bad breath may be caused by an underlying medical condition. But in most cases, bad breath in kids is caused by everyday habits and behaviors that aren’t necessarily harmful to health but can make oral hygiene challenging… Read More…


4 Things That Affect Your Child’s Oral Health
added on: September 13, 2021
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It’s no secret that poor oral health can be bad news for your child’s overall health, as it can increase the risk of cavities, gum disease, and infections. This is why it’s so important to make sure your child takes good care of their teeth and gums and visits their… Read More…


What is the Sugar Content in Popular Food and Drinks?
added on: August 9, 2021
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Do you know what the sugar content is in your child’s favorite drinks and foods? Many people drink and eat more sugar than they realize, so it’s important to understand how much of the sweet stuff is in the foods and drinks your family consumes. Luckily, your pediatric dentist in… Read More…


How Often Do Kids Need to See a Dentist?
added on: April 26, 2021
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It’s recommended that adults see their dentist at least twice a year for dental cleanings and checkups. But what about kids? Do they really need to go to their pediatric dentist in Long Island every six months? The short answer is yes, but let’s dive deeper into why these bi-annual… Read More…


Celebrate Children’s Dental Health Month With Your Pediatric Dentist in Long Island
added on: February 2, 2021
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The month of February is a time to celebrate the loved ones we have in our lives. It also happens to be the month of your pediatric dentist’s favorite holiday — National Children’s Dental Health Month! Every year, the American Dental Association hosts this 28-day (sometimes 29!) celebration for all… Read More…


How Pregnancy Affects Your Teeth
added on: December 17, 2020
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As any mom knows, the body can go through a lot of changes during pregnancy, from changes in hormones to fluid retention and swelling. But did you know that pregnancy can also affect mom’s oral health, as well as the health of your baby? Join your pediatric dentist in Long… Read More…


The Best and Worst Candy for Your Kid’s Teeth
added on: October 12, 2020
Halloween candy

It’s that time again when our grocery aisles are taken over by ghoulish and ghostly goodies. From mini candy bars to oh-so-good sugary treats, the zombie and skeleton wrapping can only mean one thing — Halloween season is here. This also means another holiday that floods kids with candy is… Read More…


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