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When Do Baby Teeth Come In?

As a new parent, you're probably full of questions about your baby's growth and development.

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Tips To Prepare Your Child For a Cavity Filling

If your little one is dealing with a pesky cavity, you may be concerned about how your child will react to it.

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Can a Tongue-Tie Go Away on Its Own?

In this blog, we will discuss tongue-tie and the importance of early detection so you can get a grasp of this condition and make an informed decision about your child's oral health.

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What Qualifies as a Pediatric Dental Emergency?

As parents, it's only natural that we worry about our children's health. But when it comes to their oral health, do we know what constitutes a real emergency?

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5 Benefits of Minimally Invasive Pediatric Dentistry

But minimally invasive ones can be just as effective and easier for a child to sit through.Here are five great benefits of minimally invasive procedures: 

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Complete Guide To Pulpotomies for Kids

If you're unsure about what a pulpotomy is or why your child may need one, you've come to the right place. In this comprehensive guide, we'll walk you through everything you need to know about pulpotomies for kids.

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Does My Child Need to Get Their Tongue Tie Fix?

But, how much trouble can a small piece of tissue cause? Here's what could happen if you don't fix your child's tongue tie. 

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How Often Does My Child Need To See A Dentist?

Experts recommend taking your child for their first dental appointment as soon as their first baby tooth erupts and no later than their first birthday.

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Is Sedation Dentistry Safe for My Kids?

Sedation dentistry is a great option to ease your child's anxiety at the dentist. Our San Diego pediatric dental team at Sprouting Smiles Pediatric Dentistry can help you.

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Does My Child Need a Dental Crown?  

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What is the Most Common Sedative Used For Pediatric Dentistry?

But as a parent, you may be wondering what type of sedation your child might need during their appointment and whether it’s safe for them. While there are many types of sedation for children, the most common one used is laughing gas.

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At What Age Should My Child Start Going to the Dentist?

Practicing good oral hygiene and getting your child into the routine of attending regular dental appointments from a young age is very important. Read on in this blog from Sprouting Smiles Pediatric Dentistry to find out when and why your child should go to the dentist in the first year of life.

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Why Does My Child Have Bad Breath?

No one likes dealing with bad breath, but when is it a normal occurrence or something to be concerned about? While we all deal with bad breath from time to time, when it becomes chronic and persistent, this is likely halitosis. 

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Common Signs Your Child May Need a Pulpotomy

Does your child have tooth pain? They may need a pulpotomy. Here are common signs that your child would benefit from a pulpotomy.

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5 Common Dental Problems in Kids

Children can face the same sort of dental health problems as adults, but there are 5 common issues that most kids are at risk of.

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How To Avoid Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

As the name suggests, baby bottle tooth decay is most often related to putting your baby to bed with a bottle. Here's how to avoid it.

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5 Ways To Keep Your Child's Teeth Healthy

Our Sabre Springs office is giving you a guide on how to care for your child’s teeth and gums so they can grow strong and healthy.

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How Thumb Sucking Damages Dental Health

At a certain age, it's important to discourage a child's thumb sucking so it does not have long-term dental health consequences.

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Is It Safe To Visit The Dentist While Pregnant?

Going for regular dental cleanings and checkups in San Diego during pregnancy is important to prevent oral health problems that can occur.

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Dental Sedation For Your Child: What To Expect

Sedation dentistry is often used with children with dental anxiety and kids with special needs during dental treatment. Here's what to expect from pediatric dental sedation.

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Top 5 Signs Of Tooth Decay In Children

Tooth decay is the #1 most common preventable childhood disease, and can affect kids of all ages in San Diego. Here are the top signs of cavities and tooth decay in kids.

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