What to Expect When Baby Teeth Erupt

At Docklands Dental Studio we treat a lot of expectant and new mothers, as well as children. Just as humans demonstrate great variation in the alignment, appearance, and health of their teeth—so babies demonstrate great variation in the timing and symptoms of their teething period. Although your child’s teeth will erupt in a specific order, [...]

By |December 16th, 2016|Childrens Dentistry|Comments Off on What to Expect When Baby Teeth Erupt

Mouth Guards for Children and Adults

Occasionally, our patients need a little extra help maintaining healthy teeth. Even regular brushing and flossing will not protect teeth from wearing or cracking due to excess pressure. Patients often come to us complaining of tooth pain or pain in their jaw, and wondering how to alleviate the pain. Many of these people suffer from [...]

By |July 30th, 2016|Childrens Dentistry, General Dentistry, Oral Health|Comments Off on Mouth Guards for Children and Adults

A Family Dentist for All Your Dental Needs

  We understand that most families have a busy schedule. Between getting the kids to school, getting yourself to work, and carting the kids around to soccer practice and other after school activities, you just don’t have time to get everyone to their own dentist. Pediatric dentists can help maintain your child’s beautiful smile, but [...]

By |April 14th, 2016|Childrens Dentistry, General Dentistry|Comments Off on A Family Dentist for All Your Dental Needs

Dental Sealants Protect Your Child’s Smile

Have you done everything you can to protect your kids from cavities? You started brushing their gums when they were infants, and tried to convey the importance of oral hygiene. You taught them the correct way to brush their teeth, and made sure they did it twice a day every day. You even taught them [...]

By |March 20th, 2016|Childrens Dentistry, Oral Health|Comments Off on Dental Sealants Protect Your Child’s Smile

Bruxism and Your Child

If your children frequently complain about pain in their jaw or face, they may suffer from bruxism. They may frequently wake up in the morning with a headache, or suffer from sensitivity in their teeth. Bruxism describes the condition of people grinding their teeth. Many bruxism sufferers grind their teeth without even realizing it. While [...]

By |March 4th, 2016|Childrens Dentistry, General Dentistry|Comments Off on Bruxism and Your Child

Cosmetic Bonding for All Ages

Cosmetic dental bonding is one of the easiest and most affordable procedures our doctors perform on a regular basis. The treatment can be performed on adults and children, and involves very little, if any, discomfort to the patient. Dental bonding can repair chips and cover mild discolorations on the patient’s teeth. Bonding is done with [...]

By |February 21st, 2016|Childrens Dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry|Comments Off on Cosmetic Bonding for All Ages

Teaching Good Brushing Habits

As a family practice, we see our fair share of children who have developed cavities and other dental problems due to improper brushing. Teaching your children to practice good dental hygiene is imperative, if you plan to help them maintain good oral health. In this blog, we offer some tips to encourage your children to brush [...]

By |January 21st, 2016|Childrens Dentistry, General Dentistry|Comments Off on Teaching Good Brushing Habits

Keep Your Teeth Healthy Through the Holidays

The holidays are here, and that means lots of sugary treats at every turn. At Docklands Dental Studio, we know it is next to impossible to completely avoid the food and drink delicacies available at this time of year. The puddings, rum balls, cookies, and candy are just too tempting. Instead, we urge you to [...]

By |December 16th, 2015|Childrens Dentistry, General Dentistry|Comments Off on Keep Your Teeth Healthy Through the Holidays

Dental Bonding for Mishaps or Cosmetics

Dental bonding is one of the easiest cosmetic dental procedures to have done. It requires little preparation, and the whole procedure can be done in one visit to our office. Bonding is a great way to fix a chipped tooth caused by a child’s mishap or to improve your adult smile. If you are interested [...]

By |November 14th, 2015|Childrens Dentistry|Comments Off on Dental Bonding for Mishaps or Cosmetics