The Sun Valley Pediatric Dentistry Blog

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Do I need to Floss My Infant’s (few) Teeth?

We’ve all been told that it’s important to brush and floss our teeth from our parents and from the dentist since we were children. Now that you’re a parent, you get to impart that same wisdom to your children, starting when your child is still an infant. As soon as your child graduates into the… Read more

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Your Child’s Age 1 Dental Visit

If you have a one year old at home, then you’re aware of all the important milestones that your baby’s crossing. Along with her quickly developing sense of the world, you child will also most likely have started getting her baby teeth. This means that another important milestone is about to be reached; her first… Read more

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Should I Allow My Phone to Access My Location?

Modern technology has advanced to the point that it’s now a common saying that the phone in your pocket is a far more powerful computer than the one on board Apollo 11 during its historic lunar mission. It’s true that at any point, your smartphone knows exactly where you are as long as the GPS… Read more

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Avondale Summer Activities for Kids

While the summer might cause us all to adjust our routines a bit to manage through the heat, it doesn’t mean that your kids have to stay glued to their video games all summer long. Here’s a few great activities right here in Avondale to get them up and moving! Wildlife World Zoo Arizona’s largest… Read more

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Tips for Easing Kid’s Fear of the Dentist

While a certain amount of anxiety is normal at any age, going to the dentist is an important part of great oral care that doesn’t have to be so stressful. With a little help from parents, a kid can have a very positive and rewarding visit to the dentist’s office. If your child is afraid… Read more