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Cosmetic Dentistry For Kids [INFOGRAPHIC]

Contrary to popular belief, cosmetic dentistry isn’t just for adults! Kids can benefit from it too.At Dentistry for Children, our cosmetic dentistry services focus on helping children maintain a beautiful, healthy smile as they grow and develop.Take a look at this infographic for some of the ways our offices in and near Murray, UT use cosmetic dentistry.Then, give us a call at any ...

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Experience Kid-Friendly Dental Care [VIDEO]

Between all of Brittney’s children, her family has probably experienced all the services available at Dentistry for Children.Brittney appreciates the excellent dental care that our team of dental professionals provides, particularly when it comes to helping calm nervous kids and treating them with respect.“They talk to them and respect them as a child,” Brittney said. “They ...

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Keep Your Child’s Teeth Healthy This Holiday Season

The holidays are undoubtedly an exciting time for your child. The magic of the season is everywhere!The last thing you and your child should have to worry about during the most “wonderful time of the year” is a dental disaster.When you partner with Dentistry for Children in Murray, UT — and when you exercise a little caution on your end — you can help prevent and (if necessary) ...

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How Thumb Sucking And Pacifier Use Affect Your Child’s Teeth

Thumb sucking can be useful for a child. It can help them feel calm and safe. In fact, it’s a natural reflex; some children have been seen sucking their thumbs in the womb, and that habit can last through the child’s toddler years.But will thumb sucking — and pacifier use, which has similar effects — ruin a child’s teeth? And at what point should you as the parent intervene in this ...

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Solve Your Child’s Dental Problems With Full-Mouth Reconstruction [VIDEO]

If your child has a mouthful of cavities or other dental problems, a full-mouth reconstruction can dramatically improve their quality of life.Using sedation dentistry, we can complete all the dental work your child needs in just one visit, whether it’s removing decayed tissue, extracting abscessed teeth, or some other procedure.Watch this video to hear Dr. Rooklidge talk more about ...

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How To Know If Your Child Has Gum Disease

Even if your child seems otherwise healthy, it’s possible that there’s an infection lurking along their gums.Chronic gingivitis is common in children, according to the American Academy of Periodontology.And while it’s pretty rare to see a child suffering from periodontitis — a more aggressive form of gum disease — gingivitis can advance into periodontitis without proper ...

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5 Ways A Dental Crown Can Save Your Child’s Smile [INFOGRAPHIC]

A dental crown is like a “cap” that completely covers the visible portion of your tooth.By helping to repair damage or strengthen teeth, dental crowns can dramatically increase the health of your child's smile!Take a look at this infographic to learn about five reasons your child might need a dental crown.Then, consider Dentistry for Children for all your little one’s ...

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High-Quality Dental Care For Kids With Special Needs [VIDEO]

Donna has 11 children, some of whom have special needs. She appreciates how Dentistry for Children in Murray, UT has helped make sure her children’s dental health is in great shape.“I’ve referred people here too because finding a place that takes care of special needs children and children that are a little bit harder to handle is very difficult to find in a dentist,” Donna ...

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What To Expect During Your Child’s First Dentist Appointment

A lifetime of healthy teeth starts with your child’s first visit to the dentist!It’s an important milestone. And since this first appointment can shape how your child experiences the dentist for years to come, the compassionate team at Dentistry for Children takes great care to make sure your child has a positive experience.Read on for more information about what you can expect during ...

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How We Handle Pediatric Dental Emergencies [VIDEO]

At Dentistry for Children, we know that dental disasters can happen anytime.That’s why we have a doctor on call 24/7! We’ll quickly alleviate your child’s pain and get them on the road to recovery.In this video, Dr. Rooklidge discusses how our practice handles dental emergencies to minimize stress for both you and your little one. Take a look, and give us a call to learn ...

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Cosmetic Dentistry For Kids [INFOGRAPHIC]

Contrary to popular belief, cosmetic dentistry isn’t just for adults! Kids can benefit from it too.At Dentistry for Children, our cosmetic dentistry services focus on helping children ...

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Experience Kid-Friendly Dental Care [VIDEO]

Between all of Brittney’s children, her family has probably experienced all the services available at Dentistry for Children.Brittney appreciates the excellent dental care that our ...

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