We love our patients as much as they love us! Moms of Atlanta recently nominated our pediatric dentist, Dr. Shealy, for the “mom-approved dentist” badge through Atlanta Parent. Thank you for trusting us with your kids and spreading the word to others. We consider your confidence to be our highest honor.
Remember how scary it was to go to the dentist when you were a kid? And you had to be quiet in the waiting room? And there was a strange big person in the chair next to you? And….Well, let’s just say that going to the dentist wasn’t the world’s greatest activity. But what if your dentist’s office had actually been a kid-friendly place? What if they had paid attention to how you felt and knew how to communicate with you and help you get over being so nervous?
At CDC, we believe that going to the dentist can be an adventure! Depending on which of our three locations you visit, you can have a different adventure! Each of our offices offers the same excellent, specialized service, but it’s delivered with an individual flair.
Does your son love brushing his teeth? Does your daughter remember to brush her teeth twice a day? What a joke, right? Children are not known for their meticulous dental hygiene! Getting your children to brush their teeth regularly and thoroughly doesn’t have to be a nightmare, though. Continue reading “Top Ways Kids Can Have Fun Brushing Their Teeth”
Energy drinks, sweet tea, fruit drinks, soda, blended coffee drinks, and the list of sugary drinks kids frequently consume could keep going. Why do dentists care what kids drink, you ask? It’s simple – too many sugary drinks hurt children’s teeth.
Continue reading “The Best & Worst Drinks for Your Child’s Teeth”
Everyone likes to hear fun facts every now and then, right? Ranging from the surprising to just plain gross, here’s 10 facts about your mouth that you may have never heard before! You’re sure to learn enough from this list to impress anyone with your extensive dental knowledge. Continue reading “10 Fun Facts about Your Mouth”
Mamas, there is nothing like holding your newborn baby for the first time and soaking up those first sighs, sucks and smiles. You want to know how to give you baby a great start in every area. We are here to support you! Continue reading “When to Start Cleaning Baby’s Gums and Teeth”
At Children’s Dental Center, we love our patients. And we love hearing their feedback. Here’s what some of them are saying:
“Today was our first visit to Children’s Dental center at Brookstone. I was so impressed the moment I walked through the door. What a neat office!!! My 3 year old daughter was so excited for her first visit and now can’t wait to go back. Thank you for making a trip to the dentist fun.”
-Whitney Faulkner-Morris Continue reading “Great Things Happening at Our Acworth Office”
Baby bottle tooth decay is the term for cavities in infants and young children. A common cause for this problem is formula or milk, hence the name. However, the true culprit is drinking and eating habits. Drinking and eating too much sugar, whether in milk, juice, or snacks can lead to this kind of tooth decay (commonly called a cavity). Continue reading “3 Ways to Prevent Baby Bottle Tooth Decay”
While eating the right food may not necessarily make your kids’ teeth into “superteeth,” eating the wrong food will certainly cause them problems. So eating right is more of a preventative measure, helping to ensure the health of their teeth. If you’ve ever seen a child with serious tooth decay, then you know how worthwhile taking preventative measures is. Continue reading “4 Healthy Foods for Your Kid’s Teeth”