What’s Tongue-Tie in Babies?
added on: January 16, 2020
tongue tied child

According to a study published by The National Center for Biotechnology Information, 4% to 11% of newborns have something called tongue-tie. Tongue-tie may lead to problems with breastfeeding, speech development or the ability to eat later in life. Tongue-tie is a concern for your pediatric dentist in Long Island, so… Read More…


Get Back to the Dentist and Keep Your Kids in School
added on: September 13, 2019
child at school with apple on her head

Forget about new clothes and notebooks, did you know that one of the biggest concerns parents have at the start of a new school year is oral health? Your pediatric dentist in Long Island understands! It’s super important to keep your kids healthy from mouth to toes. Let’s explore why… Read More…


Fluoride For Kids
added on: August 13, 2019
fluoride concept

When it comes to the oral health of your child, you’ve probably heard about the importance of fluoride. You may have also heard a few arguments against it. At our pediatric dental office in Long Island, we want to take the opportunity to talk a little bit about fluoride, what… Read More…


How to Handle a Dental Emergency
added on: June 26, 2019
boy gets dental examn

Dental emergencies, which include any injury to the teeth, gums, or mouth, can be scary. When one happens to your child, it can be even scarier. At our Long Island pediatric dental office, we understand, and we are here to help give you a few tips on how to handle… Read More…


How to Ease Toothache Pain in Children
added on: February 7, 2019
child holding drink

Can you believe that there’s actually a day dedicated to toothaches? It’s true! February 9th is recognized as National Toothache Day, and in honor of this ‘holiday,’ the team at our pediatric dental office in Long Island is here to celebrate by giving you advice on how to ease toothache… Read More…


4 of the Most Commonly Asked Questions About Pediatric Dentistry
added on: January 24, 2019
Frequently asked questions

At our pediatric dental office in Long Island, we believe in not only caring for our patients’ little smiles but also educating their parents on all things related to pediatric dentistry. We’re often asked questions by our patients or their families, and we welcome them always! Today we’d like to… Read More…


Vitamins Your Child Needs for Good Oral Health
added on: January 9, 2019
hand holding vitamins

Making sure your child gets enough of the right vitamins and minerals is an important part of helping them grow up big and strong. Their oral health is no different. Kids need to get the recommended amount of a variety of vitamins (and minerals!) in order to develop strong teeth… Read More…


How to Help a Teething Baby
added on: November 26, 2018
baby outside sitting in leaves

Teething is perhaps one of the most difficult times for new parents. Babies get fussy and restless, and you may feel totally helpless. But at our pediatric dental office in Long Island, we have some tips you can use to relieve discomfort and pain associated with teething. Apply Pressure There’s… Read More…


Breastfeeding & Your Baby’s Oral Health
added on: August 16, 2018
mother and father kissing their baby girl

August is National Breastfeeding Month and serves to raise awareness about the benefits of breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is good for both mom and baby, produces milk that can be easier for your child to digest, and will save money. But breastfeeding is a personal choice made between moms and dads, and… Read More…