The Sun Valley Pediatric Dentistry Blog

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Check Out Mesa’s Farmer’s Market

Fresh, local and delicious. These are three words that describe the Mesa Community Farmer’s Market. Every Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the Farmer’s Market opens up on Main Street to provide residents with fresh, local produce. Additionally, attendees can sample the food of small local restaurants. With spring right around the corner we’ve… Read more

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What Braces Can Correct and What They Can’t

Braces are one of the greatest dental innovations of the last century. They can be used to solve a multitude of oral and health problems but they are not a cure-all for your mandibular maladies! Here is what braces can correct and what they can not. Crooked Teeth Perhaps the best known use of braces… Read more

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Is Whitening Childrens Teeth Safe?

Many adults look for ways to keep their youthful appearance, and whitening stained teeth is certainly one way to regain a beaming smile. Lately, there’s also been a trend among children and teenagers wanting to brighten their smiles, and many parents are wondering if this is a good idea. Is it safe? Will it interfere… Read more

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Visit Motorcycles on Main

While Downtown Phoenix’s First Fridays are populated with millennial hipsters soaking up the best art that the Valley has to offer, Mesa has begun it’s own tradition geared at the gear-heads in your life. Motorcycles on Main is an event that occurs every first Friday of the month in the heart of Downtown Mesa. Over… Read more

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Chewing Gum’s Effect on Teeth

Many people believe, thanks to advertisements and other media, that chewing gum can help clean your teeth and freshen your breath, especially after a meal. Chewing gum can help stimulate saliva flow, which is the body’s natural defense against bacteria on your teeth, but there are other factors that determine whether or not it’s good… Read more