1. What Are Dental Sealants and Do My Kids Need Them?

    Over the last few decades, dental sealants have emerged as an important part of pediatric dentistry. Maybe you’ve heard about sealants or had them yourself when you were younger but you didn’t know exactly what they are. Today, we will cover the basics of sealants: what they’re made from, why …Read More

  2. How Good Dental Health Helps Your Child

    Even as adults, we might not know exactly why it is important to take care of our teeth. In this entry, we will cover some of the basic health benefits that come along with taking care of your chompers and why you should make sure your kids do the same. At La Petite Dentistry in Hudson, our pediatri…Read More

  3. Proper Brushing Techniques and How to Get Your Kids to Brush Correctly

    Like so many things related to the health of you and your children, there seems to be conflicting information out there about what exactly is the proper way to brush your teeth. At La Petite Dentistry in Hudson, we believe in providing you with all of the tools you need to help make sure your kids h…Read More

  4. What Makes a Pediatric Dentist Different Than Other Dentists?

    While any dentist is able to treat anyone of any age after they have completed school and received their license to practice dentistry, a pediatric dentist has several years of extra schooling and training to help them become experts in the field. In this blog, we will cover what some of that extra …Read More

  5. Three Reasons Invisalign® is a Great Alternative to Regular Braces

    If your child has been taking care of their teeth but there’s some problems that don’t seem to be going away as they lose their baby teeth and their permanent teeth come in, they might need orthodontic care. While braces have long been the standard for treating dental problems like teeth crowdin…Read More

  6. What is Fluoride and Why is it Important for Dental Health?

    You’ve probably seen the word fluoride a lot in relation to your teeth and in products related to your teeth but maybe you’ve never thought to ask your dentist what fluoride is and why it is so important to dental health. In this blog, we’ll go over some basic facts about fluoride, what it’s…Read More