How to Prevent Baby Bottle Syndrome

Baby bottle syndrome is a condition that occurs when children are given a bottle as a sleep aid and tooth decay commences as a result of the pooling of liquid in the child’s mouth. Luckily, there are many ways in which this condition can be prevented so your child will... Read more »

Inquiries Into Toothbrushing for Kids

As with tooth brushing for adults, tooth brushing for kids often has several key guidelines that must be followed to ensure the technique can be implemented successfully. As soon as a child shows any signs of teeth, they will need to be cared for. By practicing effective tooth brushing routines... Read more »

How to Help Your Kids Prevent Enamel Erosion

If you want your child to have the top-notch oral health and smile they deserve, then you need to help them prevent dental issues. One dental issue you should help them prevent is enamel erosion. This is because enamel erosion wears down the tooth enamel and makes the teeth vulnerable... Read more »

Oral Hygiene for Babies

If you have a baby, you probably want the best for them, right? This means you likely stress over their eating, sleeping and development steps regularly. Well, you should also work on helping them have a top-notch smile and oral health. This means you need to have a proper and... Read more »

Tooth Fairy Ideas

You may still remember the magic, wonder and excitement of leaving your first lost tooth under your pillow and discovering that it had been replaced with a reward in the morning. Bringing that same magic to life for your child may seem like a daunting task, so Dr. Sophie Baird... Read more »

Treatments for Children’s Cavities

Does your child have a cavity? If so, it’s best to schedule an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Sophie Baird, as soon as possible. It’s important to treat a cavity immediately so it doesn’t grow and get worse. The longer you wait, the more invasive the treatment might need to... Read more »

How to Keep Your Toddler Calm During Their Dental Appointment

If you’re like many parents in the world today, you struggle to keep your toddler calm, comfortable and entertained in the dental chair. This can make pediatric dental appointments frustrating and quite exhausting. Our dentist, Dr. Sophie Baird, and dental team want you and your child to have the best... Read more »

Toothbrushes Through the Ages

Have you ever wondered how our beloved toothbrush came to be? Our pediatric dentist and team are happy to briefly go over the history of the toothbrush with you. The Ancient Toothbrush People have been making tools to clean their teeth since ancient times. Around 3500 to 3000 BC, the... Read more »

Toothpaste: A History

Where did toothpaste come from? How long have people been using it to clean their smile? Our pediatric dentist and team would love to enlighten you on the history of toothpaste. Around 5000 BC, the Egyptians began using a paste to clean their teeth. This was before any form of... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Pima Pediatric Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »