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How Often Do Kids Need Dental Cleanings?

May 15, 2024

As parents, we all want the best for our children, especially when it comes to their health.

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Pulpotomy For Kids - Explained!

May 1, 2024

Your child might need a pulpotomy if they have a deep cavity that has reached the pulp of the tooth, causing infection or inflammation.

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Why Does My Child's Breath Smell Bad?

April 17, 2024

As a parent, noticing your child has persistent bad breath can certainly cause concern.

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What is Pediatric Dentistry?

April 17, 2024

This blog is here to help you understand pediatric dentistry and why choosing the right dentist for your child sets them up for years of positive oral health.

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Are your child's teeth turning dark? Let's talk next steps.

March 13, 2024

In this blog, we'll explore why your child's teeth might be turning dark and discuss the next steps you should take.

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My Child Needs A Tooth Extraction, What Can I Expect?

December 12, 2023

If your child is about to undergo a tooth extraction, read this blog to learn about what to expect.

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How Common Are Pediatric Dental Crowns?

August 22, 2023

Check out this blog to find out why pediatric dental crowns are necessary for your child.

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4 Signs of Tooth Decay in Children

July 14, 2023

In reality, dental caries is the most common chronic disease in both children and adults. Here are 4 signs of tooth decay in children.

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How Do Pediatric Dentists Fill Cavities

June 13, 2023

If your child gets a cavity, do you need to treat it? After all, their baby teeth will eventually fall off so why go through all the trouble? Here's how and why you should see Pediatric Dental World for your kid's cavities.

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Are Dental Sealants for Children a Safe Option?

May 22, 2023

How do dental sealants work? And are they safe for your little one? Read this blog to learn more.

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2-5 Year Old: How Best To Take Care of Their Teeth

April 24, 2023

Keep reading to find out why baby tooth brushing is important, and learn some useful tips that can help you protect the child’s oral health.

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Does Your Child Have a Loose Tooth? 7 Ways You Can Help Them Through It

March 24, 2023

Here are 7 tips that will ensure your little one feels comfortable with their loose tooth.

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Can Babies Be Born with Teeth?

February 28, 2023

Did you know that some babies can be born with teeth? They are called natal teeth or neonatal teeth and are a very rare occurrence. In fact, it's estimated that natal teeth happen only once in every 2,500 to 3,000 live births.

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Taking Care Of Your Kids' Teeth From 0-1 Years Old

December 13, 2022

Read this article to discover how to properly care for a baby's oral health from 0-1 years old!

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My Kids Take Good Care of Their Teeth, But Still Get Cavities

November 21, 2022

Tooth decay in children is a complex phenomenon, and it can be influenced by much more than how often you brush your child's teeth. Learn more in this blog.

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Debunking 7 Most Common Myths About Sedation Dentistry

September 28, 2022

Let's debunk those myths and learn the truth about sedation dentistry.

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Why Are My Kid's Teeth Yellow?

August 26, 2022

If you notice your child is having yellow teeth and this concerns you, it is better to check with a pediatric dentist and make sure your child develops healthy, strong teeth

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Why Is My Kid Grinding Their Teeth at Night?

June 29, 2022

Sometimes children grind their teeth as a response to an anxiety trigger. It is also important to know that teeth-grinding usually stops around the time a child loses their baby teeth and permanent teeth start to develop.

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Why Should I Care About My Kid's Baby Teeth?

June 14, 2022

It can be tempting to think that because baby teeth are not permanent then they don't require as much care. And, if cavities do appear, then it's not necessary to take action because the teeth will fall anyway. But, good oral hygiene now means optimal oral health for the child today and in the future too.

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Does My Child Need Fillings If It’s on a Baby Tooth?

January 17, 2022

As a parent, we want to make sure our child receives the best care for their overall health. Oral health is an important part of their healthcare routine, and regular dentist visits can prevent the child from developing more serious problems in the future.

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8 Reasons Dental Cleanings Are So Important for Your Child

December 6, 2021

In this blog post, we’ll discuss 8 amazing benefits of bringing your child to dental cleanings, and why it’s best to start this habit right away!

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Sedation Dentistry Can Help Your Child Relax at the Dentist

November 3, 2021

If your child suffers from anxiety when they need to visit the dentist's office, sedation dentistry is an ideal way to get rid of it and provide a relaxed and trouble-free dental procedure.

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Pineapple Juice Is the Key to Your Teen’s Wisdom Tooth Recovery

October 19, 2021

If you are getting ready for your wisdom tooth extraction, there are some people out there who claim that pineapple juice is actually the best treatment for wisdom tooth recovery.

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What is the Most Common Sedative Used For Pediatric Dentistry?

August 24, 2021

Sedation is used to relax patients, particularly if they have high levels of anxiety when visiting the dentist. Our amazing dental team is composed of highly experienced dentists. They are certified to administer these sedatives should your child need them.

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Why Your Child May Need Pediatric Crowns – Explaining What You Should Know

April 26, 2021

If your child has a damaged tooth in Highland Village, Flower Mound, or Lantana, a crown from the team at Pediatric Dental World may be the best way to restore their smile.

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Teaching Your Child to Brush and Floss

February 4, 2021

It’s never too early to guide great oral health habits. Teaching your child to brush and floss twice a day is an invaluable habit that will help your child beam with pride and lead to a life of optimum oral health! Here are few tips to help brushing and flossing become a rewarding and exciting part of your child’s day...

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How to Prepare Your Child for the Dentist

February 4, 2021

Whether it’s your child’s very first visit to the dentist, or they’re coming in for a routine appointment, its important to encourage your child to feel confident and excited about going to the dentist. If your little one is feeling nervous, here are a few helpful tips in making the process something to look forward to...

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Pediatric Dentist vs. Family Dentist

December 2, 2020

If your little one is ready for their first visit, or you’re seeking a new dental home for your child in Highland Village, the team at Pediatric Dental World couldn’t be more excited to help you and your family get the care you need! To offer the most personalized care for your child, it’s important to understand the difference between pediatric dentists and family dentists. Here are a few key distinctions to consider during your search...

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Welcome to Pediatric Dental World!

October 16, 2020

From infants to teens, Dr. Bell, Dr. Clapp, Dr. Lee, and Dr. Smith are providing playful, personalized, and positive dental appointments for Highland Village families. Our friendly team of board-certified pediatric dentists cherish making each visit for your child memorable and meaningful, so they can grow to become proactive patients and take pride in their beautiful smiles. With decades of experience in treating little ones, our doctors will always emphasize a preventive, conservative approach and are here to empower fearless visits with gentle, compassionate care.

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