The Tooth Decay Process In Kids

The Tooth Decay Process In Kids (And How To Prevent It) Most children are naturally drawn to sweet food. It is therefore highly possible that people were born with not just one sweet tooth; there must have been more. Whether it’s chocolate, candy, ice cream, or cake, they won’t stop gobbling them up unless they’ve finished them…

Dental Emergency Tips for Parents of Active Kids

Kids are naturally inquisitive and seem to be filled with boundless energy. Sometimes, this can lead to mishaps which can leave parents worried and their children hurt. Such instances may sometimes involve the teeth. In these situations, it is crucial for parents to avoid panicking and to perform the appropriate emergency treatment to contain the…

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…

Why X-Rays are Necessary for Protecting Your Child’s Dental Health

It’s only natural for careful parents to want to know everything about procedures that health professionals recommend to their children. They wish to understand the necessity of these things in order to protect their children’s wellbeing. An X-ray is actually a valuable diagnostic tool. Some parents tend to find their children too young for X-rays…

Early Childhood Oral Care

It’s always smart to start good habits early and this principle applies to your child’s oral care. Even before your child cuts his first teeth, you can already launch into simple oral hygiene for him. With a soft gauze or washcloth, clean his gums to get rid of milk residue. Doing this way before teeth…

Eating With Braces – Tips for Teens

If you have a kid who will be getting braces soon, take a look at this simple guide to help your child easily identify which foods he can and cannot eat.

Get to Know Surfside Family Dental

  Every parent faces the challenge of finding the right Pediatric Dentist. Is it possible for your child to get the best pediatric and orthodontic dental care while having an enjoyable experience?  It sounds too good to be true. For many parents and kids the words “enjoyable,” and “dentist” are hardly used in the same sentence….

How Does Sugar Affect Children’s Teeth?

  Do you have a sweet tooth? It is likely your little ones do too. Kids are no exception when it comes to sweet cravings. Fruit juices, chocolate milk, breakfast cereals, animal crackers, hard candies, and other foods that are commonly and frequently given to kids are sweet. Naturally and like adults, our children will find…

Understanding Your Baby’s Teething Timeline

  Watching your baby grow is an experience that delivers a lot of “firsts.” From taking the first step, saying the first word, and getting their first haircut, every new thing that happens to a baby is cause for wonder and delight for any parent — and of course, there are plenty of tears, shrieks,…

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…

5 Reasons Pediatric Dentists Are Essential For Your Child

5 Reasons Pediatric Dentists Are Essential For Your Kids’ Oral Health Some parents think that their kids need to see dentists once they have begun to lose their baby teeth. On the contrary, proper oral health care should start earlier. And one crucial aspect of good oral hygiene for kids is paying regular visits to…