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February is National Children's Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month (NCDHM), a national health observance day that highlights the importance of good oral health for kids.

As an adult, if you have a toothache, you may be uncomfortable and out of sorts. But you don’t worry too much because you can pick up a phone and call your dentistry team at our Woodinville, WA dental office.

How Dental Problems Affect Your Child's Well-Being

Unfortunately, when a child has a toothache, they may be too young to understand what pain is and what’s happening to them. The fact they can’t articulate the problem impacts many areas of their life:

  • They may not want to play since they don’t ...

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How Dental Sealants Significantly Reduce Your Child's Risk of Cavities

Kid Brushing Teeth | Woodin Creek Dental

If asked which childhood disease is most common, one might guess asthma, hay fever, or the common cold.

So you might be surprised to learn that kids are five times more likely to get cavities than they are asthma or hay fever. Estimates say that 42 percent of kids between ages 2 and 11 have had cavities in their baby teeth.

Fortunately, part of pediatric dentistry in Woodinville, WA is the application of protective dental sealants.

Dental Sealants Promote a Healthy Smile

Conscientious oral hygiene and semi-annual checkups for your child does a lot to minimize their risk of decay. But even with your best efforts, it can be difficult to keep teeth like ...

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3 Smart Ways to Address Your Child’s Dental Anxiety

Plenty of adults suffer from dental anxiety, so it’s no surprise that there are children out there who also have an innate fear of the dentist. Because dental visits are essential to protecting the oral health of your kids, it’s important that you address this issue rather than just avoiding trips to the dentist.

Here are some recommendations from your Woodinville, WA pediatric dentist:

1. Make Visits to the Dentist a Part of the Normal Routine from an Early Age

Sometimes we see older children who are frightened of the dentist primarily because it is still unfamiliar to them. Older kids who haven’t seen a dentist office can find it to be a ...

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When should your child first visit the dentist?

Young Kid | Woodin Creek Dental

One common question we get asked is whether or not we see kids. The answer is yes! We love to see kids. We see kids of all ages. Our approach towards kids in general is to make the experience fun and not scary. We have several ways of doing this, for younger kids, after their appointment, they get to pick a toy out of our treasure chest. In fact it's not uncommon for kids to look forward to coming to see us just so they can get a prize! We have also found that many kids react quite well to magic tricks, as this can put even the most scared ...

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We make dental care fun and relaxing

At Woodin Creek Dental, we are pleased to announce the opening of our state of the art new dental practice in Woodinville. We are here to serve the people of Woodinville and surrounding areas of Bothell, Kirkland, Redmond and Bellevue. Our goal at Woodin Creek Dental is to be your dental office for all of your dental needs and provide top quality dental care.

 Dental CareWoodin Creek dental is owned by me and Dr. Evan Chiang, so rest assured you are going to see the same familiar faces every time you visit us. We are long ...

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