Treasured Teeth Dental Blog
August 30, 2017
Back to school season is something you notice no matter your age — it always feels like a time to start fresh. How is your little one adjusting to the new school year?
After a long summer spent eating what more of what they want (ice cream, candy, etc.) and spending time away from home at friend’s houses and on vacation, their smile may have taken something of a beating. Celebrate the return to sanity (er, school) with a visit to a kids dentist in Montrose!
July 31, 2017
Going to the dentist doesn’t have to be an anxiety-producing experience. At Treasured Teeth, we believe it can be downright fun. Our team takes a friendly, welcoming approach while performing our comprehensive dental services. So who’s the pediatric dentist Montrose kids and parents love? That’s easy — it’s Dr. Deren Tippets and Dr. Michelle Lacy!
July 28, 2017
No matter how much they want to already be grown up just like you, your little one requires special treatment for everything from their general medical attention to a gentler touch at the haircutter. So why would their dental care be any different? Visiting a dentist who is specially trained to treat children makes a big difference in their oral health at this delicate stage in their development. Keep reading for the top 4 reasons you should be taking your favorite smile to see a kids dentist in Thornton!
July 22, 2017
At Treasured Teeth, we work hard to cultivate an environment where kiddos can feel completely comfortable. But even with our televisions, toys, and other cool surprises, we know a lot of children may still be a little (or even a lot) nervous to sit in the dental chair. That’s especially true if they’re having some kind of dental work done, like a filling or a crown. But we’ve got good news! Sedation dentistry from your pediatric dentist in Reunion can help your little one relax throughout any appointment.
June 30, 2017
Your child is so much like you – funny, smart, and mature for his age. But unfortunately, it seems like you’ve also passed on one of your other attributes to your little one – your naturally anxious demeanor. Although you’ve learned to relax as an adult, you remember your own penchant for sucking your thumb that your son has picked up. Although you know he does this to soothe himself, did you know that this habit can have a negative impact on his smile? In this post, your respected pediatric dentist in Thornton explains the long-term effects of thumb-sucking – and what you can do about it. Learn more from the team at Treasured Teeth.
June 15, 2017
Did you know that 25% of kids develop at least one cavity while they’re young? Although this number has dropped from 74% since the 1970s, ¼ is still too high a number for the team at Treasured Teeth. Ideally, we’d like to see that number at zero. So how can you help your kids avoid tooth decay-related problems? Follow these tips from your respected pediatric dentist in Montrose to give them a healthy smile that will last a lifetime.
June 10, 2017
As parents, we don’t have to tell you – there are so many sugary foods and beverages that are marketed either directly to indirectly to your kids. Among these, energy and sports drinks can have a tremendous negative impact to youngsters’ smiles. In this post, your trusted children’s dentist in Reunion explains why you should avoid these beverages. Learn more from the team at Treasured Teeth in this post.
May 21, 2017
Your baby is the light of your life – every time you look at your child, you can’t help but beam. You want to give your little one every possible advantage in life so that your child can smile just as brightly as you do. To make this a possibility, it’s important to consider the impact that baby bottles can have on children’s teeth and developing jaw structure. In this post, the team at Treasured Teeth, your respected pediatric dentist in Reunion, CO, explains how extended bottle feeding can negatively affect your child’s smile – and what you can do about it.
May 15, 2017
You want to give your children the world – you do everything you can to make sure they succeed in school, to guide them in learning crucial life lessons early in life, and to help them have fun while they’re growing up, too. And when it comes to a kid’s dentist in Commerce City, CO, you want someone who understands that healthy teeth are another important part of your children’s lives, just like you do. That’s why the team at Treasured Teeth only specialize in treating infants, toddlers, children, and adolescents. Learn why our advanced training makes us your trusted pediatric dentist in Commerce City, CO.
April 22, 2017
Your children are very active – they play outside, love roughhousing, and are growing into star athletes. But one afternoon at the playground, you got an unexpected scare when your son jumped from the top of the jungle gym at the playground and didn’t quite stick the landing. He came down hard – chipping one of his teeth in the process. You were distressed and so was he – but luckily for you, you’re a patient at Treasured Teeth, the superior pediatric dentist in Commerce City, CO. In this post, our team explains what to do when your child chips a tooth.