It’s a common misconception that baby teeth don’t need care from the dentist. The assumption is that they are going to fall out anyway, so there’s no point in having a checkup. It’s actually recommended that every child visit a dentist by their first birthday. Not only does this set them up for good oral … Continued
Thumb and finger sucking is a common method of self-soothing for babies and toddlers. Babies are even seen in sonograms sucking on their fingers and sometimes their toes! Some children don’t suck on their finger or thumbs at all while others may prefer a pacifier. While all of these behaviors are normal, when a child … Continued
Being afraid of the dentist is very common with children. Even some adults do not like going to their biannual checkups. Even if your child is afraid of the dentist, it is important to help them to overcome their fears and anxiety. Children need to be comfortable at the dentist so that they can get … Continued
Place a pea-sized dab of fluoride toothpaste on the head of the toothbrush. … Place the toothbrush against the teeth at a 45-degree angle up to the gum line. Move the brush across the teeth using a small circular motion. … Brush across the top of the chewing surfaces of the teeth.
Holt Family Dentistry is in the process of launching its new website with new features and more user friendly look and feel. New website shall contain more information for the patients. The new website will be device responsive so that patients can use their phone to view the website with responsiveness. here is a … Continued