COVID-19: A message to our City Kids Dental Families, Future Patients and our Community

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Let’s Talk Snacking! CKD has 5 helpful tips for you!

By |2020-04-10T20:33:19+00:00April 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|

I am sure that a lot of us are finding ourselves bored, sedentary, longing for comfort foods and at home and snacking throughout the day!  Are you reaching for fruit and veggies or Goldfish crackers? Cheese sticks or a party sized bag of chips? Our snacking tips are important to avoid tooth decay and keep [...]

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Candy Caution! Chocolate Praise!

By |2020-04-05T23:18:06+00:00April 5th, 2020|Uncategorized|

We LOVE candy too! BUT... we also know some types of candy can do real damage to your teeth! Be aware of hard candies that can chip or break a tooth.   They also tend to linger and bathe the teeth in sugar.  Cavities are a result of bacteria using sugars to make acids that over [...]

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Stay Home, Save Lives, and Don’t Go Stir Crazy

By |2020-04-02T20:01:39+00:00April 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|

🤪 STIR CRAZY from the COVID-19 Quarantine? 🤪 We’ve got you covered! Check Out Ways You Can STAY SANE While Stuck at HOME! 🏡 1. BOARD GAMES... BOARD GAMES... and MORE BOARD GAMES. 🎲 Our Favorites... Jenga, Risk, Life, Monopoly, Connect Four, Sorry! 2. COOK TOGETHER. EAT TOGETHER. Try a NEW recipe that you make and eat together as [...]

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Helpful Oral Hygiene Tips For Patients with Braces

By |2019-05-14T21:35:48+00:00May 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Your commitment to a consistent and thorough oral hygiene routine during your orthodontic treatment is essential for the best result.  Orthodontic brackets and wires can trap food particles from everything you eat and drink.  If you don’t keep your mouth clean, bacteria and plaque will build up and destroy your smile before it has a [...]

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Happy 13th Birthday, City Kids Dental!

By |2019-04-09T18:38:38+00:00April 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|

City Kids Dental will celebrate 13 years on April 11th! We truly appreciate your business, your loyalty and your friendship! Most of all, we appreciate that you have chosen City Kids Dental for your children's dental care.  Thank you for being an essential part of our success.  It has been a fantastic 13 years.   We [...]

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Teen Dental Tips for Oral and Overall Health   

By |2019-04-08T19:20:02+00:00April 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

BRUSH TWICE DAILY FOR 2 MINUTES AND FLOSS!  Make time before school for brushing and head to school with a great smile. There is no rule that nighttime brushing needs to be done right before bed.  Take a break from your homework and give your teeth some love.  Teens in orthodontics may want to see [...]

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How Much Toothpaste is Right for My Child?

By |2019-03-26T21:08:09+00:00March 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Toothpaste use has gained national attention thanks to a recent study by the Center for Disease Control! The study concluded that 40% of American children may be using too much toothpaste! This is a clear instance where more is not better.   At City Kids Dental, we recommend that you assist your child with brushing until [...]

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Don’t Be Haunted By Cavities This Halloween!

By |2019-02-13T18:09:52+00:00October 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Although candy is inevitable this Halloween, it does not have to be scary for your child’s dental health.    This is the perfect time to teach your little one how to avoid cavities.    Here are some tips to enjoy all of the sweets without the cavities:  Swish Away the Treats – Encourage your child [...]

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Let’s make a difference one toothbrush at a time! 

By |2019-02-13T18:09:52+00:00May 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Every year approximately 450 million toothbrushes-almost half a billion--make their way into landfills in the US.  Most are a #5 plastic that will never biodegrade and will remain in those landfills long after you, and your teeth, are gone. The American Dental Association recommends replacing your toothbrush every 3 to 4 months.  A new toothbrush [...]

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A Brush Up On Dental Care for National Children’s Dental Health Month!

By |2019-02-13T18:09:52+00:00February 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Being a parent and worrying about your child is a full time job!  Luckily, most cavities are preventable!  Here are five tips to help your child develop a happy, healthy smile and put them on the road to good overall health. 1. Appoint your child for a “Well Baby” dental exam. The American Academy of [...]

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