New England Kids Blog
May 15, 2019
While getting a straighter smile with traditional braces is a huge confidence-booster, they can do way more than that. If you’re suffering from crooked, crowded, or gapped teeth, or a misaligned bite, there’s one treatment that can fix it all. Your board-certified orthodontist can help you improve your oral health and get your dream smile all while helping you maintain your professional image with braces. Read on to learn about 5 surprising benefits to getting braces besides a seamless smile. (more…)
April 6, 2019
Do you have a child at home that needs orthodontics? Or, maybe you’re looking for orthodontics for yourself? You may be wondering if there’s a difference as well as which type of treatment would work best for you. Thankfully, your orthodontist in Auburn has the answers. They can treat kids and adults at their practice for quality and convenient care. Keep reading to learn more about orthodontics for adults and kids as well as which option would work best for you.
March 6, 2019
As a parent, you take every precaution to ensure your children have the best oral health. What can you do, though, if two or more of your kids need braces to correct their bite? While the thought of this can leave you feeling overwhelmed, there is help available. Read on to learn about the different payment options for braces.
March 3, 2019
The foods your children eat are just as important as their brushing and flossing habits when it comes to what your pediatric dentist in Auburn, MA will see during a routine exam. Healthy foods are low in sugar and simple carbs and high in protein and unsaturated fats. Unsaturated ones have a high sugar and acid content and lack crucial nutrients.
December 8, 2018
Getting kids to brush their teeth twice a day is a challenge in many households. But since oral hygiene is so crucial for dental health, it’s well worth it to find ways of making it fun and enjoyable, instead of a tedious chore. And by helping your child establish good habits at an early age, you’ll set them up to take great care of their smile for life. In this blog, you’ll get 3 great tips from a kid’s dentist in Auburn MA for encouraging your kids to brush by making it fun – learn more below!
November 2, 2018
When raising a little one, parents are faced with many “firsts.” Whether it’s the first time your child talks or the first time you take them to get their haircut, watching your loved one grow is exciting. You probably know that taking care of your kid’s teeth is important, but do you know when they should first start flossing? Keep reading to learn the answer as well as some easy flossing tips that you can pass along to your children from pediatric dentists in Auburn, MA.
October 9, 2018
If you’re a parent, you’re probably all too aware that getting your kids to brush their teeth can be a struggle! In fact, “How can I get my kids to brush?” is one of the most common questions parents ask their pediatric dentist in Auburn MA. And since the long-term health of your child’s teeth and gums depends on good hygiene habits, your efforts are well worth it. But that doesn’t mean it has to be such a challenge each day. There are actually 5 great strategies any parent can use to make brushing easier. Learn more below and say goodbye to the daily brushing battle!
September 27, 2018
Teeth are important for more than just chewing and speaking. They also directly influence a person’s self-esteem. Unfortunately, it is common for people of all ages to develop insecurities about their smiles. Often, it is due to bite or alignment issues. While you may think cosmetics is the only concern when living with misaligned teeth, it is not. In fact, it can also impact dental health. As your orthodontist in Auburn, MA, we do not want to see you, or your children deal with these consequences. We love creating healthy, beautiful smiles for the entire family.
August 12, 2018
Pediatric dentistry is a specialized part of the healthcare field for which only a select few are chosen. It requires just the right personality, not to mention many years of academic excellence and advanced training. But when all those things come together, the result is a highly-skilled dental professional who also has the “magic touch” with children. And not only can they make dental care fun for kids, but it’s fun for them as well! Having fun every day is actually the best part of being a kids’ dentist in Auburn, MA – which makes it easy to love the job. Keep reading to learn more about the pediatric dentists at New England Kids and why they look forward to work every day!
June 12, 2018
One disadvantage many patients who choose Invisalign orthodontics experience is discoloration of their alignment trays. When you wear these clear, plastic appliances for weeks at a time, they may begin to turn a yellow-orange color and they can smell bad. In this post, we’ll talk about some easy ways to avoid this discoloration and odor and keep your aligners crystal clear, so you can smile confidently throughout your Invisalign treatment plan.