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What are Dental Sealants

What are Dental Sealants?

Cavities are a big problem for children, adolescents, and even young children who still have their baby teeth. Cavities can cause aches and pains while increasing the risk of oral infections that can cause even more problems. This is why it is never too early to start preventing cavities in your child. Of course brushing, […]

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How to Fix a Chipped or Broken Tooth

How to Fix a Chipped or Broken Tooth

Despite our best efforts to make a safe environment and encourage careful behavior in our children, accidents happen. Along with bumps, bruises, scrapes, and even broken bones, chipped or broken teeth are an all-too-common accident for parents and children alike to encounter. But, it’s still a rare enough occurrence where a chipped or broken tooth […]

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How to Get Rid of Cavities

How to Get Rid of Cavities

If there’s one thing many of us associate with dental health, it’s avoiding cavities. Whether it’s your or your child’s teeth, you want to do everything you can to keep them out of your life. Most people consider it a good check-up at the dentist if there are no cavities. If you reduce your or […]

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AC Pediatric Dentistry Opens Hollywood Location

Coming Soon — AC Pediatric Dentistry Opens Hollywood Location!

Accessible Location in Sheridan Plaza Across from Temple Solel The AC Pediatric Dentistry family is pleased to announce the opening of a brand new office in Hollywood — coming soon! Inside our new Hollywood location, you’ll find the same happy, vibrant, and family-friendly environment your family expects at our practice. The new Hollywood team is […]

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Can Cavities Go Away

Can Cavities Go Away?

Nobody wants to get a cavity, but they are more common than you might think. Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that more than half of children aged six to eight have had a cavity in their baby teeth. In adolescents, 57% have had at least one cavity in their […]

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Accelerated Orthodontics

What is Accelerated Orthodontics?

One of the most common concerns that many people have about orthodontic treatment is the timeframe. Whether you are an adult or an adolescent, you want to spend as little time in braces as possible — while still enjoying the benefits of straighter teeth and better jaw alignment. Accelerated orthodontics is a newer approach to […]

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Childs Fear of Dentist

How to Help Children Overcome Their Fear of the Dentist

Whether a kid has a bad experience themself, or a friend or sibling who does, fear of the dentist is all too common. While having some anxiety about the dentist is understandable, it should not get in the way of good oral health and hygiene. Going to the dentist is a key part of that. […]

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Do Baby Teeth Have Roots

Do Baby Teeth Have Roots?

Seeing your little one’s first teeth come in is a big milestone, and not always an easy one. After the fussiness and soreness that comes with teething shows actual results in the form of teeth, there are probably a lot of questions too. We all know that baby teeth are supposed to fall out at […]

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What is an Orthodontist

What is an Orthodontist?

When most of us think of an orthodontist, the first thing that comes to mind is probably braces. But what does an orthodontist do really? And how are they different from a dentist? Orthodontists can play a big role in not only the appearance of your smile, but also overall oral health. The decision to […]

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Kid Toothache Pain Relief

Kid Toothache Pain Relief

As a parent, you never want to see your child deal with any amount of pain, and as we all know from experience, toothaches can be especially difficult. In addition to the pain itself, toothache pain can also make everyday activities into excruciating ordeals, particularly eating and drinking. Fortunately, there are ways to relieve toothache […]

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Best Age for Orthodontic Treatment

What is the Best Age for Orthodontic Treatment?

 It’s very common to begin to wonder about orthodontic treatment and braces for your children. After all, many of us had braces as adolescents, and it’s natural to have questions about whether the guidelines for starting orthodontic care are the same —or if there have been changes. If you are looking to make sure […]

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