Child Development

This category can include articles on how oral health is connected to a child’s overall development, such as speech development, nutrition, and behavioral development.

The Influence of Pediatric Dental Health on Enhancing Children's Confidence

The Power of a Smile: Shaping Child Confidence Through Pediatric Dental Care

The Power of a Smile: Shaping Child Confidence Through Pediatric Dental Care Unveiling the Psychological Impact of Dental Health on Children’s Self-Esteem As a seasoned pediatric dentist and professor at True Dental Assistant School, I’ve witnessed firsthand how dental health can significantly impact a child’s self-esteem and overall confidence. A healthy, radiant smile is not …

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Physical Therapy for Thumb Sucking and Its Impact on Your Child’s Teeth

  Physical Therapy for Thumb Sucking and Its Impact on Your Child’s Teeth It is estimated that up to 80% of children engage in thumb sucking at some point during their childhood. Many parents might not realize, however, that thumb sucking can have a significant impact on your child’s teeth. If left untreated, this habit …

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Recognizing the Signs of a Necrotic Tooth in Children: What Parents Should Look for And The Importance of Early Intervention in Necrotic Tooth Cases in Children

Recognizing the Signs of a Necrotic Tooth in Children: What Parents Should Look for And The Importance of Early Intervention in Necrotic Tooth Cases in Children As a pediatric dentist, one of the most common dental problems I see among children is a necrotic tooth. A necrotic tooth occurs when the nerve and blood vessels …

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Understanding the Causes of Grey Teeth in Toddlers and How to Fix The Problem

Understanding the Causes of Grey Teeth in Toddlers and How to Fix The Problem As a Childrens Dentist in Jersey City NJ, I often see parents bring their toddlers to my practice with concerns about their child’s teeth turning grey. While it can be alarming at first, there are actually several reasons why this can …

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