A Dental Guide for Parents of Children who have Autism

  Join the Autism Society and Metropolitan Pediatric Dental in celebration for National Autism Awareness Month! National Autism Awareness Month represents an excellent opportunity to promote autism awareness, autism acceptance, and to draw attention to the tens of thousands facing an autism diagnosis each year. Our dentists and dental team members are experienced with child behavior and development. Kids…

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Tooth Tips for Parents & Educators

Did you know…. TOOTH DECAY IS THE NUMBER ONE CHRONIC INFECTIOUS DISEASE AMONG CHILDREN IN THE U.S.? Many parents are surprised to learn that tooth decay can begin as early as age 1. Children with tooth decay are far more likely to develop immediate and long term oral health issues, including pain, infections, difficulty speaking,…

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Pediatric Dentist? Or General Dentist?

If you are looking for a dentist to care for your children’s teeth, chances are you will find several general dental practitioners who advertise that they treat children. Now the question is – why is it important to choose a pediatric dentist rather than a general dentist? Children’s dentistry is so much more than just…

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