The Sun Valley Pediatric Dentistry Blog

When Should You Go to a Pediatric Dentist?

When Should You Go to a Pediatric Dentist?

Many parents choose to go to a Pediatrician for their children’s medical care, and a pediatric dentist is no different! They have specific training for developmentally appropriate care, and specifical physical needs of developing children. Here are some reasons you may consider a Pediatric Dentist for your child Specialized Care A pediatric dentist is trained… Read more

Your Child’s Dental Hygiene

Supporting Your Child’s Dental Hygiene

Being the adult in the room can be a challenge. Adults have to be the ones to prioritize homework, chores, and self care for the children in their lives. The good news is, that it doesn’t have to be a drag! There can be fun ways to take part in supporting your child’s dental hygiene!… Read more

Tooth Fairy ideas

7 Tooth Fairy Ideas New and Old

The Tooth Fairy is a time honored tradition we have loved since 1927 when she first appeared in a stage play. Although she isn’t as trendy as more recognizable fairies, she still holds a special place in many children’s hearts! But as time marches on, sometimes we need ideas to spice her up and make… Read more

Oral Hygiene for Kids

Making Oral Hygiene Fun!

Making oral hygiene fun for kids can be a challenge. The every day routine for brushing and flossing and eating healthy foods can be tedious even for adults. But it doesn’t have to be that way! Here are some ways to make an important routine sparkle for your kids, and inspire enthusiasm! Let Them Be… Read more

laughing gas mask on a patient

Is Laughing Gas Safe for My Child?

Laughing gas is a light sedative that can help ease your child’s fear and anxiety at the dentist. It is a safe way to calm children when undergoing something that may seem scary, and it typically used during procedures like cavity fillings. Although it may seem intimidating to parents, it does not harm your child… Read more