Kingsport Pediatric Dentistry

Gum Disease in Children

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SOME HEALTH ISSUES only impact adults, but gum disease is not one of them. Oral bacteria doesn’t wait for us to get older, so kids and teenagers are also at risk of developing gingivitis and more severe forms of periodontal disease. What Causes Gum Disease in Children? The main cause of gum disease in children is […]

Ouch! What to Do for My Child’s Toothache

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NOBODY ENJOYS HAVING a toothache, especially a young child who might be experiencing it for the very first time. A child’s toothache can come on for a variety of reasons, and it’s a good idea to see the dentist, especially if it doesn’t go away after a couple of days. What do you do when […]