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How to Ensure Good Oral Health During Your Baby’s First Year With all a parent needs to be concerned about during a baby’s first year, oral health might not seem to be a high priority – especially since a baby might spend most of her or his first year without teeth! The truth is, however, that there are several things parents should do to ensure that their baby’s first 12 months, and future years, are
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Dentists of the week Dr. Twana Duncan, Pediatric Specialist, Antlers, Oklahoma Dr. Twana Duncan, DDS has practiced in Antlers, Oklahoma for 25 years. As a general dentist, Dr Twana treats children and adults of all ages, no patient is too small and and no tooth is too old. Dr. Twana loves to treat children, and has made it her mission to help break the lifelong dental anxieties that many patients face by proactively working to
Why a Pediatric Dentist Is the Smart Choice for Your Child When you looked for a physician for your child, you selected a pediatrician . . . Right? So when you’re looking for a dentist for your child, doesn’t it make sense to select a pediatric dentist? (Hint: It does!) There’s no question that general dentists do a wonderful job providing oral health care to adults and young adults, but for young children, there are
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  How to Pick the Perfect Toothbrush for Your Child Having the proper toothbrush can play an important role in helping your child obtain a healthier smile. Below are some smart criteria to use when purchasing your child’s next toothbrush. Toothbrush head size. The size of the toothbrush head needs fit your child’s mouth. It should fit comfortably between their cheek and back molars and be small enough to clean all of the tough-to-reach spots.
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Dentist of the week Dr. Stacey Zaikoski, Pediatric Specialist, Kettering, Ohio. Meet Dr. Stacey Zaikoski Dr. Stacey grew up in a small town of 5000 people in Benton, PA. She was a tomboy as a kid in rural PA riding 4 wheelers and exploring the outdoors to find salamanders and frogs. Needless to say, she has always been enthralled with biology and science! She went on to study molecular biology and biochemistry at Millersville University,