Should I Stop My Child From Thumb-Sucking?

Should I Stop My Child From Thumb-Sucking? Thumb-sucking is a natural reflex for babies. This is a habit that can be seen even among infants in the womb. Babies suck their thumbs to feel happy and secure. This habit also helps induce sleep and as such, babies and toddlers often suck their thumbs before bedtime….

Holiday Hoopla and Dental Hygiene Habits

Holiday Hoopla and Dental Hygiene Habits During the holidays we can get busy. Ok, very busy. Ok, like really crazy busy. It is an easy time to get out of good oral hygiene habits, and so it is also a good time to be mindful of the importance of those habits and make an extra…

Frequently Asked Questions About Kids Dental Health

Here at Surfside we care about your child’s dental health! We also care about your peace of mind, and we know you probably have a lot of questions for us. Below are some commonly asked questions that we get and some simple answers to put your mind at ease. Why should I choose a pediatric…

A Parent’s Guide to Invisalign for Teens

When your child becomes a teenager, her body will begin to exhibit changes that she may suddenly feel self-conscious about — especially if these changes can be immediately noticeable to other people. An example of such a development can be observed in the teeth. Most teens — girls and boys alike — will experience the…

Santa at Surfside Kids Dental

Join the Surfside Kids Dental family for a free 3 hour event open to our community, friends & family. Come hang loose with us and receive a complimentary photo with Santa at one  of our Surfside Kids Dental locations! We will have a photographer on site, first come first serve. Here are the details:  TWO Surfside Kids…

National Tooth Fairy Day with Good Day Sacramento

Watch Good Day Video Here  Celebrating National Tooth Fairy Day at Surfside Kids Dental with Good Day Sacramento | Elk Grove, CA   This morning we had a few special guests in our Elk Grove Pediatric Dental Office! To help us celebrate National Tooth Fairy Day, not only did the Tooth Fairy herself pay a…