What are the 6 Myths About Baby Teeth?

Thanks to advances in technology, new parents now have access to relevant information that will help them take care of their baby and ensure the little one’s good health. However, this easy access to information comes with a price: it can also be confusing to sift through all the advice, recommendations and “expert” tips you…

Toys That Encourage Kids Care

Toys That Encourage Good Dental Care for Kids Playtime is critical for the growth and development of children. During play, your child learns a diverse array of verbal and non-verbal communication skills, forms new habits and provides parents an opportunity to teach values. Apart from being an outlet for imagination, creative thought and fantasies, do…

What Parents Can Do About Their Kids Who Grind Their Teeth

You love watching your kid while he sleeps. He looks so peaceful — a far cry from the bundle of boundless energy he is while still awake. But one night, you hear a weird noise inside his bedroom. You look around yet you can’t find the source of the weird noise. You turn your attention…

Worst Foods for Kids’ Teeth

Pediatric Dentists’ share worst foods for kids when it comes to dental care Apart from practicing good oral hygiene habits (regular brushing and flossing) and paying regular visits to your child’s Pediatric Dentist, one critical aspect of dental care that some parents may overlook is diet and nutrition. Aside from knowing which foods (and drinks)…

Kids Dental Retainers

If you are a parent of a child who has ever had to wear a retainer you know they come with a few issues. Getting your child to wear them or remember to wear them can be a challenge. Also trusting your child to take their retainer to sleepovers or out of the home can…

Teens And Orthodontics

Teens And Orthodontics The teen years can be exciting, fun and life-changing, but it can also be busy, confusing and challenging. With so many things on their plate, taking care of their health – particularly dental health – can easily be neglected. When the state of your child’s teeth gets delegated to the back seat,…

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…

Foods to Avoid With Braces

Foods to Avoid With Braces and Other Tips for Kids With Braces Wearing braces is one of the proven and time-tested orthodontic treatments for correcting misaligned teeth. Moreover, braces have become more sophisticated through the years, thanks to advanced dental technology. Compared to old-school brackets, today’s braces have become sturdier, more stable, and at the…

Preparing for Kids’ Braces

So It is time for your child to get braces. Learn Pediatric Orthodontic tips on how to prepare your child for the next year plus living with braces.

How to Care for Baby Teeth

Caring for Baby Teeth Caring for baby teeth entails diligence, discipline, expert monitoring and even a little creativity. If you’re a parent and you’ve started taking serious care of your kids’ teeth from the time that they were babies, then you already have a head start on protecting your little ones from various oral health…

6 Reasons Your Child Needs Braces

Reasons a Child May Need Braces When you take your kid to the dentist, the primary goals would be to ensure their continued dental health and to help teach them about the habits that they need to begin observing (and must maintain into adulthood) such as brushing, flossing, using mouthwash, and eating the right foods….