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 »

The Oral Hygiene Tips You Need to Help Your Child’s Teeth and Gums

Your child deserves a strong and healthy smile. Unfortunately, that health and strength doesn’t just appear on its own. You have to work for it. This means you need to do things regularly to clean and care for your kid’s teeth and gums. To help you do so, our dentist,... Read more »

Baby Teeth 101

Your child’s baby teeth play a big role in the health of his or her smile as an adult. Are you surprised? The baby teeth hold space in a child’s smile so that their adult teeth can come in properly when the time is right. When should your child’s baby... Read more »

The Steps to Building a Better Smile: Toothbrushing for Kids

How would you rank your child’s oral health care? As it is the responsibility of an adult to ensure their smile is clean until they come of age to brush and floss themselves, you need to make sure you are practicing effective toothbrush care. When stowing your child's toothbrush, always... Read more »

Oral Health Care Year in Review: Pediatric Dentistry

When cleaning your teeth, it is essential to make sure you're using the appropriate products and the appropriate treatments. However, your children will not be able to clean their own teeth, which means you'll need to care for their teeth as well. For additional help with their oral health care,... Read more »