Category: Dental

Moms: Take Care of YOUR Teeth, Too

By Dan Driscoll, DDS, Enlighten Dental Care If you are anything like my wife, you are probably diligent about getting your children to the dentist twice a year,...

By a Thread

By Kelly Gunzenhauser My son is walking around with one of his bottom teeth dangling by a thread. It’s bothering him when he eats, and of course his tongue is always...

We Know the Drill!

By Jonathan Mochnick, DMD, with Cuthrell DDS & Mochnick DMD We get it. The last thing you want to do is go to the dentist. But we don’t take it personally. In...

Creating Happy Kids Smiles!

Tooth decay is one of the most common childhood diseases and yet 90% of it is preventable. Dental decay is five times more common than asthma and 25% of all preschoolers...

Mom’s Choice Winner: Lake Jeanette Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry

It seems that finding a good dentist can be a daunting task.  And by “good” I mean a practice whose staff is kind, concerned and qualified.  When we search...

Alerting the Tooth Fairy

By Dr. Mark Kaley with Kaley Orthodontics February is National Children’s Dental Health month! It’s a good time to promote good habits and regular dental...

Things to Know in a Dental Emergency!

Last spring, the tooth fairy came really, really early to our house, and unfortunately it wasn’t cause for celebration. My then-14-month-old son lost his two bottom...

Q & A with Kaley Orthodontics

By Mark H. Kaley, DDS, Kaley Orthodontics When I talk to parents both in and out of our office, three topics come up over and over again: thumb sucking, tooth spacing,...