What Should and Shouldn’t Go in Your Teen’s Smile

With so many concerns surrounding your teen’s healthy development, one important factor to manage is their oral health. During this time in their life, they are exposed to new situations and fads with their peers. You can help them navigate this stage to build healthy habits for a lifetime of... Read more »

Caring for Your Child’s Smile

As their primary caregiver, one of the most important aspects of bringing your child in for their first dental visit is learning how best to care for their teeth. We are happy to show you how to clean their mouth daily and answer any questions or concerns you may have... Read more »

Helping Your Child Feel at Ease at the Dentist Office

Bringing your child in for their first dental visit early in their life is so they get used to being in a dental office and won’t get nervous. Once your child is older than two, depending on their temperament and personality, they might experience anxiety at the different sights and... Read more »

Tricks for Pulling Baby Teeth

If you have a child just starting to show signs of losing one or more baby teeth, you’re likely wondering how to deal with it. You’re not alone! Many people aren’t sure how to pull baby teeth when necessary. Our dentist, Dr. Chris Roberts, is happy to help you by... Read more »

Oral Health Quiz: Toothbrushing for Kids

A child cannot effectively brush their own teeth. In fact, they will not be able to successfully brush their own teeth until they are around 6 years of age. In the meantime, it is up to their guardian or parent to make sure they clean their teeth for them. From... Read more »

Bringing the Tooth Fairy to Life With Letters

Do remember trying to sneak a look at the Tooth Fairy when you were a child? Do you recall your excitement as you drifted off to sleep knowing that the fairy would pay you a visit? Perhaps now, you are the one trying to get in and out without being... Read more »

The Best Toothbrush for Your Child

Do you want your child to have a strong and healthy smile? If so, then you need to clean their teeth and gums with the proper oral hygiene tools. Today, our dentist, Dr. Chris Roberts, would like to give you tips on how to select the best toothbrush for your... Read more »

Your Child’s Dental Checkups are a Form of Cavity Prevention

Thousands of children miss several hours of school every year because they are suffering from cavities and need to receive dental treatment during school hours. Even today, dental cavities remain the most common disease affecting children, and not only do they cause discomfort, they can also impede your child’s ability... Read more »

Instilling Good Oral Hygiene Habits in Children

Your child’s oral development and oral health are very important for their long-term quality of life as an adult. This starts with instilling good oral hygiene habits in their early years. Our dentist, Dr. Chris Roberts and the American Dental Association recommend that you start wiping your baby's gums after... Read more »

What to Expect at Your Child’s First Dental Appointment

If you’re about to bring your child into Green Valley Kids for their first dental appointment, then our dentist, Dr. Chris Roberts, and the dental team will be happy to tell you what to expect. That way you can be prepared for all of the steps and you can be... Read more »