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What Can a Dentist Do About My Child's Cracked Tooth?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 01/26/2023

A child's cracked tooth requires immediate attention to ensure the best outcome. Find out what to expect from pediatric emergency dentistry.

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Why Does My Kid's Breath Smell?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 01/21/2023

Learn the causes of bad breath in a child, such as poor oral hygiene, allergies, tooth disease, and gum disease.

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What is Laughing Gas and is it Safe to Use on Children?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 12/29/2022

Nitrous oxide (laughing gas) can help to make dental treatments more comfortable and enjoyable for children.

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Do I Need to Floss My Toddler's Teeth?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 12/26/2022

Learn how to maintain your toddler’s dental and oral health with daily dental flossing to remove plaque and tartar from between your child’s teeth.

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Three Ways to Prepare Your Child for a Dental Cleaning

Dr. Jeni Kong | 11/25/2022

Pediatric dental cleanings can be a daunting task. However, with these tips, you can help to make the appointment go smoothly.

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How Can I Treat my Child's Toothache at Home?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 11/21/2022

Most toothaches in children can initially be treated at home before you take your child to the dentist.

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What Is Laughing Gas and Is It Safe to Use On Children?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 10/31/2022

When administered by an experienced professional, nitrous oxide can be a safe and useful sedation option for pediatric dental treatments.

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How Early Can Kids Develop Cavities?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 10/28/2022

As soon as your child has teeth, they can develop cavities. Learn how a pediatric dentist can help prevent cavities with a dental cleaning.

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At What Age Should Parents Begin Brushing Their Child's Teeth?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 09/25/2022

Keep your child’s smile healthy and strong with routine dental cleanings and good oral hygiene habits at home.

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How Can Fluoride Treatments Help My Child's Teeth?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 09/15/2022

Help your child prevent tooth decay and cavities with regular professional fluoride treatments.

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When Should My Child's Baby Teeth Come In?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 08/21/2022

Learn when your child’s baby teeth come in and when you should schedule their first pediatric dental appointment.

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Are Dental Sealants Safe for Children of Any Age?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 08/07/2022

Dental sealants are applied to healthy molars and help keep children from developing painful cavities. Learn more about who should get them.

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Here are the Most Common Dental Issues Found in Children

Dr. Jeni Kong | 07/21/2022

Learn about the most common dental issues such as tooth decay, gingivitis, tooth sensitivity, and more. Find out how a pediatric dentist can help.

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Will My Child’s Thumb Sucking Affect Their Baby Teeth?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 07/12/2022

How much damage does thumb sucking really do to a child’s mouth, and when should you start trying to break their habit? Find out here.

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What To Do If Your Child Chips a Tooth

Dr. Jeni Kong | 06/25/2022

A chipped tooth is a dental emergency, Find out what to do at home and why it's important to see a pediatric dentist right away here.

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How to Reduce Your Child's Dental Anxiety

Dr. Jeni Kong | 06/10/2022

There are many ways you can help reduce dental anxiety your child may feel. Keep reading to learn more.

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At What Age Should Children Begin Fluoride Treatments?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 06/03/2022

Help your child strengthen their teeth and prevent tooth decay with routine fluoride treatments at Apple Tree Pediatric Dentistry.

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How to Tell If Your Child Needs Dental Sealants

Dr. Jeni Kong | 05/13/2022

Dental sealants are ideal for a child who might be prone to cavities. Learn how to help protect your child’s teeth from potential cavities here.

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How Often Do Kids Need Dental Cleanings?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 04/23/2022

Dental cleanings are critical for your child’s dental health, with cleanings necessary every six months after the teeth start forming.

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Should Children Still Have Baby Teeth After the Age of 12?

Dr. Jeni Kong | 04/16/2022

At Apple Tree Pediatric Dentistry, Dr. Jeni Kong and Dr. Sandra Oh provide pediatric dental cleanings for children.

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