09Mar
2018
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Getting Your Child Ready for a Root Canal

Getting Your Child Ready for a Root Canal

There may be no more terrifying term in the dental industry than root canal. Of course, your child probably doesn’t know that, so it is up to you as a parent to prepare your child for the procedure in a way that will minimize anxiety. How can you do so? Here are a few tips […]

02Mar
2018
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Preparing Your Child for a Dental Filling

Preparing Your Child for a Dental Filling

Many people suffer from anxiety when it is time to be in the dentist’s chair, and that’s even just for a cleaning. Imagine how a child may feel about coming into the office for a filling if he or she doesn’t know what to expect. There is really nothing to worry about, so here are […]

29Dec
2017
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4 Types of Dental X-Rays and What They Reveal

4 Types of Dental X-Rays and What They Reveal

X-rays are a common part of a dental checkup. What types of x-rays may a pediatric dentist take, and what can the dentist learn from each of these types of x-rays? We’re going to examine four types of dental x-rays so that you understand their purpose. Bitewing – As a child’s primary molars grow in […]

28Nov
2017
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3 Times a Pediatric Dentist May Recommend General Anesthesia

3 Times a Pediatric Dentist May Recommend General Anesthesia

Sedation dentistry is a great tool for a pediatric dentist who has to work on children who are anxious about going to the dentist. Sedation can range from laughing gas to general anesthesia. What are some situations when it is advantageous for your child to be under general anesthesia while at the dentist? Here are […]

17Mar
2017
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Helping Your Child Recover After a Dental Procedure

Helping Your Child Recover After a Dental Procedure

At BRSH+FLSS, we focus on preventative care to help children avoid major dental work. However, sometimes an emergency arises due to circumstances outside of one’s control. How can you help your child to recover comfortably following a dental procedure? Here are a few suggestions. When a Child Has Had a Dental Extraction The doctor will […]