Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about dentistry and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you.

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Q: When should my child first see a pediatric dentist?

Q: Why so early? What dental problems could a baby have?

Q: When are sealants recommended?

Q: Why straighten teeth?

Q: When should bottle-feeding be stopped?

Q: When should I start cleaning my baby's teeth?

Q: How can I prevent tooth decay from a bottle or nursing?

Q: How does thumb sucking affect dental health?

Q: Why do children lose their baby teeth?

Q: Why all the fuss? Baby teeth fall out eventually on their own!

Q: How does a lost baby tooth cause problems for permanent teeth?

Q: What should I do if my child's baby tooth is knocked out?

Q: What about a severe blow to the head or jaw fracture?

Q: Can dental injuries be prevented?