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Bad Dental Habits in Kids and How to Break Them

As a pediatric dentist, I see a lot of young patients come through our doors with some mighty bad habits. Some bad habits can inadvertently harm their dental health. Here are the worst dental habits I typically see in kids and practical tips on how to stop or correct them, ensuring a healthy and strong… Read more »

Child smiling at pediatric dental office.

Creating Happy Smiles: Preparing for Dental Visits

Hey parents, Dr. Ann of Holly Tree Pediatric Dentistry here, and I’m here to share some of my top tips for making your kiddos’ dental experiences not only enjoyable but something they’ll look forward to! Having a positive attitude towards dental care in early childhood sets the foundation for a lifetime of good oral hygiene… Read more »

Holly Tree's Tips for Setting a Dental Routine

Tips & Tricks to Setting a Dental Routine at Home for Kids

Tips & Tricks to Setting a Dental Routine at Home for Kids   Do you dread the everyday battle of getting your child to brush his or her teeth? Are you looking for tips and tricks to turn this activity into something your kid enjoys? At Holly Tree Pediatric Dentistry, we understand that it can… Read more »

How to stop bad breath in kids

How to Stop Bad Breath in Kids

Kids aren’t immune. We’ve all woken up with bad breath. But when is a child’s bad breath an indication of a problem?   Causes of Bad Breath Bad breath (also known as halitosis) is a condition that hits almost everyone at some point, including kids of all ages. While certain medical conditions and even products… Read more »