Pediatric Dentistry for Infants

Infant dentistry gives you the ability to better care for your baby’s oral health needs. While their baby teeth aren’t a permanent fixture, they are still vital for early oral health. Early age pediatric dentistry can also help determine other key issues that may arise during your infant’s development.  Many benefits stem from taking your […]

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Pediatric Dentistry for Adolescents

Pediatric dentistry lends care to children from the ages of 6 months to 13 years of age. Children typically age out of pediatric dentistry when they receive all their adult teeth. Pediatric dentists play a pivotal role in your young child’s oral hygiene habits.  Staying up to date One of the main benefits of frequently […]

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Pediatric Dentistry for Toddlers

Finding a pediatric dentist for your toddler can help them develop better oral hygiene habits. These habits will benefit them well into adulthood, as they begin their oral health journey early. As a parent, you want what is best for your toddler’s health, and getting them into the dentist for a checkup as early as […]

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Fun Trip to Roos-N-More in Moapa Valley

Roos-N-More is a small zoo located in Moapa Valley (one hour Northeast of Las Vegas) which I had first heard about from reading the Review Journal. We finally made a trip out there a couple of weekends ago and I want to share with everyone what great fun we had there! A little background first: […]

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First Dental Visit for Your Lil’ One…What to Expect?

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends all children to be seen by a dentist no later than 12 months of age.  Because baby teeth are vital for proper nutrition intake for the many years to come, it is important to have them evaluated periodically starting from a young age. The first dental visit for […]

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Family Photoshoot with Meghan Poort – Round 2

Meghan did a series of beautiful photos for us when Bianca was a baby. Two year later with the new addition to our household we are happy and lucky to have Meghan work her magic one more time! Bianca is actually quite skinny and twiggy despite having a good appetite. I was ecstatic that Meghan […]

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my daughter Bianca with freshly whipped cream

Sugar and Cavities – How Does A lead to B

Most of us rush our little ones to brush their teeth after eating candy as we all know that excess sugar consumption can lead to cavities. Although we may attempt to control the frequency and the amount of sugar our children eat on a daily basis; it’s very natural, unfortunately, for kids to have a […]

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Stainless Steel Crowns for Baby Teeth

When a baby molar (back tooth) has a large cavity or fracture, the standard of treatment, as recommended by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, is restoring it with a stainless steel crown. Parents often ask me, “Why do we have to do a crown if it’s a baby tooth?  Why can’t we just do […]

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Save an Animal Sanctuary in Las Vegas

Pandora was adopted from Adopt a Rescue Pet about a year ago.  She was found wandering in the streets of Bakersfield.  Aside from being young and pregnant, she also had multiple wounds on her legs and face from human/canine attacks.  The volunteers at the adoption agency not only nurtured her back to health, they also […]

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Teeth Whitening/Bleaching

Teeth whitening has become more and more popular in the past two decades.  These days, there are so many different types of dental bleaching available on the market that it can be confusing to decide which one is right for you. Here are the four basic types: Whitening toothpaste — These use special abrasives or […]

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