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3 Ideas to Help Your Kids Develop Good Dental Habits

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Young kids who learn good oral hygiene habits at home will have a better chance of keeping their smiles healthy and comfortable as adults. At NOLA Dentures and General Dentistry, we provide comprehensive family dentistry in Gretna, LA, which includes helping parents take care of heir children’s teeth at home.

Here are 3 ways to keep little ones engaged:

Set a Good Example

As a parent, you know that kids want to emulate your actions. Let your children see you cleaning your teeth properly, and they will likely want to mimic your behavior. As your child is learning to brush their teeth, spend some time doing it together. If they need help, ...

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Is It Time for Your Child's First Appointment?

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It’s tough to imagine that your little one-year-old requires a trip to the dental office, but this is an important step in developing a healthy smile that lasts a lifetime. The American Academy of Pediatric dentistry backs this recommendation. Early exams rule out any early dental problems, and also give us an opportunity to help your little one grow accustomed to the dental office and all of the funny sounds they will hear while they are with us.

Preventive Children’s Dentistry in Gretna, LA

Dr. Russell Schafer is a general dentist and welcomes families. He takes a particular interest in treating patients who are often overlooked in society – patients with tooth ...

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Treating Children

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One of the things Dr. Russell Schafer loves about dentistry is helping children develop healthy habits early in life so that they can enjoy healthy, comfortable smiles and better overall health.

If you are looking for a dentist to provide outstanding and gentle children’s dentistry for your child, we invite you to join our dental family at Nola Dentures and General Dentistry.

Early Dental Visits for a Great Start

We recommend that you bring your child in for a first dental visit by his or her first birthday. At this special appointment, we spend time discussing kid’s dentistry and home care with parents, answer any questions you may have about nutrition to support ...

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