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Does Your Child Need a Baby Root Canal?

When you think of a root canal, you most likely think of an intense procedure some adults must go through to salvage diseased teeth. You most likely do not think of this as being a procedure for a child. However, there may be times when your dentist recommends endodontic treatment […]

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sedation dentistry

Make Pediatric Dentist Visits Easy with Sedation Dentistry

If you’ve taken your children to the dentist, then you know they can sometimes get anxious about being in the office and being around the equipment used in their mouths. An option to consider is sedation dentistry. Although it’s sometimes reserved for detailed procedures, such as fillings and extractions, it […]

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Pediatric

What is Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea?

Pediatric obstructive sleep apnea is a medical condition that affects children. It is a sleep-related disorder in which the child’s breathing is blocked while sleeping. It is different from adult obstructive sleep, which is primarily caused by obesity. Pediatric obstructive sleep apnea is usually caused by overgrown tonsils and/or adenoids. […]

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Finding the Best Children’s Dentist

You should begin taking your children to a dentist at an early age, but a pediatric dental practice is a better choice. In some regions, there are hundreds of dental practices, but you can narrow down your options by considering your requirements for a children’s dentist. First, contact your dental […]

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Breeze Through a Pulpotomy with Sedation

A pulpotomy – also known as a baby root canal – is a procedure in which an endodontist removes infected pulp from the chamber and roots of a tooth. A pulpotomy can be performed on both permanent and baby teeth. Here at Ashburn Children’s Dentistry, we are proud to provide […]

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pediatric dentist

Why Children Love Our Pediatric Dentist

When your child must visit a dentist, we recommend scheduling an appointment with our highly qualified pediatric dentist. In addition to having extensive university training, our pediatric dentist has several years of experience. While a family dentist will have a waiting and examination atmosphere that caters to all ages of […]

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Myofunctional therapy

Parents: What You Should Know About Myofunctional Therapy

Myofunctional therapy is a treatment for OMD’s or Orofacial Myofunctional disorders regarding the functions and muscles of the mouth and face. This often indirectly or directly impacts the development and skeletal growth of the face, breastfeeding, swallowing, chewing, occlusion, speech, oral hygiene, joint movement, orthodontic treatment stability and facial aesthetics. […]

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laser dentistry

Laser Dentistry: Take a Look at What We Offer!

The last couple decades have seen the medical world reinvented by the use of lasers during surgery. Dentistry is no different. A laser allows our dentist to be more precise. It allows her to be quicker. Most importantly of all, it provides better results to the patient. You will find […]

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The Importance of Oral Hygiene During Childhood

You need to make sure that your child gets off to a good start when it comes to oral hygiene. If you want to promote good habits and healthy teeth, you need to put your child’s teeth at the top of your list. Set your little one on the right […]

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Laser Frenectomy: Am I a Candidate?

Medical advances are nothing less than astounding these days. People can live longer, look younger and feel better than ever. But with so many procedures, how do you know if one is right for you or your loved ones? Specifically, how do you know if your child is a likely […]

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