Tooth Fairy Fun

Hey there, Surfside Friends! Do you remember that feeling you used get when you would get a loose tooth? Now we see that same joy in the eyes of our children! Excitement!? Anticipation!? Did you ever wonder where the tooth fairy came from? We sure did! And we know elementary school aged kids are wondering…

Surfside Kids Dental Values & Special Partnerships

Surfside Kids Dental + Handcrafted Honeybee We are so so excited to announce that we have teamed up with Handcrafted Honeybee for our branded chapsticks! These lip balms will be offered at each of our offices (Elk Grove, Sacramento, Pleasant Hill, Almaden Valley) in unflavored and mango flavor! . Handcrafted honeybee is located in sunny…

Temporary Tattoo Drawing Competition

Hey Beach Babes and Dudes, There are always exciting things happening at Surfside Dental, and right now we are looking for you! We know how super creative and full of great ideas you are. Well, now is your chance to show it! We are thrilled to share that we are holding a temporary tattoo drawing…

Care After a Braces Adjustment Appointment

How To Deal With Sore Teeth With Braces If you or your child has never had braces, you may not know that once they are applied the child will return every 4-8 weeks for new rubber bands or an adjustment. This is a very important part of the process. Unfortunately, there is some after care…

Fun facts about animal teeth

We aren’t all artists and performers, but sometimes we need to get really creative to engage our children with keeping their teeth clean. Redirection is an important tool. Sometimes just having something new to say is enough to keep the brushing going for another minute or two! Below are some fascinating facts about the teeth…

Tips For Parents With Kids Who Dread Brushing Teeth

Healthy oral habits should be established at a young age. Unfortunately, most children are more inclined to avoid brushing their teeth. Some will create all sorts of excuses (which can be so cute sometimes), while some will just quite adamantly say no.   Despite their refusal, it’s imperative to get them to brush their teeth…