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Laser Dentistry
Laser Dentistry
Dr. Matthew Schwed

Child-Friendly Laser Dentistry: Next-Gen Pediatric Dentistry

Laser dentistry offers a beacon of hope for painless dentistry, especially for the youngest members of our families. This groundbreaking approach not only paves the way for virtually pain-free dental procedures but also ensures a quicker recovery time, leaving behind the anxiety commonly associated with traditional dentistry methods. As parents,

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Special Needs Pediatric Dentistry
Special Needs Dentistry
Dr. Matthew Schwed

Special Needs Pediatric Dentistry: Tailored Dental Care

For many individuals with special needs, visiting the dentist can be a daunting and overwhelming experience. The unfamiliar environment, loud noises, and strange tools can cause anxiety and fear, making it difficult for them to receive the dental care they need. However, with the help of special needs dentistry, individuals

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Stress Free Kids Dental Visits
Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Matthew Schwed

Tips for Easing your Child’s Dental Anxiety

Dental anxiety is a common fear among children, and it can make trips to the dentist a stressful experience for both the child and the parent. As a parent, it can be difficult to see your child feeling anxious and scared, but there are ways to help ease their fears

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Types of Pediatric Sedation
Pediatric Sedation Dentistry
Dr. Matthew Schwed

Types of Pediatric Sedation

Pediatric anesthesia and pediatric sedation types play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety and comfort of children undergoing medical procedures. These practices are carefully tailored to the unique physiological and psychological needs of pediatric patients, ranging from infants to adolescents. The use of medication to relax and calm children

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Silver Diamine Fluoride for kids
Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Matthew Schwed

How Silver Diamine Fluoride Can Stop Decay in Its Tracks

Tooth decay is a common dental problem that affects people of all ages. It occurs when bacteria in the mouth produce acids that eat away at the tooth’s enamel, causing cavities. If left untreated, tooth decay can lead to more serious dental issues, such as infections and tooth loss. Fortunately,

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Dental Hygiene Habits in Children
Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Matthew Schwed

Tips for Promoting Good Dental Hygiene Habits in Children

As parents, we want our children to have healthy teeth and gums. But getting them to brush and floss regularly can be a challenge. In fact, a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that only 63% of children aged 2-17 brush their teeth twice a day.

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How to Make Dental Visits Fun for Kids
General Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Matthew Schwed

How to Make Dental Visits Fun for Kids

Taking your child to the dentist can be a daunting task, especially if they are afraid of the dentist. However, regular dental visits are crucial for maintaining good oral health and preventing dental problems in the future. As a parent, it is important to make pediatric dentistry visits a positive

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Mom feeding healthy fruits and vegetables to girl
General Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Matthew Schwed

The Role of Nutrition in Pediatric Dentistry

As a parent, you want to do everything you can to ensure your child’s health and well-being. This includes taking care of their teeth and oral health. But did you know that nutrition plays a crucial role in pediatric dentistry? In this article, we’ll explore the importance of nutrition in

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Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Matthew Schwed

Common Dental Issues in Children and How to Prevent Them

As a parent, you want to ensure that your child is healthy and happy. This includes taking care of their dental health. However, many parents are unaware of the common dental issues that children face and how to prevent them. In this article, we will discuss the most common dental

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