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When Should I take my child to the dentist?

Unsure about when to take your child to the dentist? You are not alone! One of the most common questions we receive is: “When should I start taking my child to the dentist?”. Many parents easily assume that there is no need for the dentist until the children have full teeth or (worse) if they develop dental problems. This is …

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My child broke a front tooth! Help! Dr.Yasmin Kottait

My child broke a front tooth! Help! If your kids comes home with a cracked or broken tooth, don’t panic, happens to the best of us! Keep calm and read on: Whether your child fell, chipped a tooth or even broke a front baby tooth: just breathe, it can happen and it did happen. I know and realize it is …

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Why is it important to take your child on the spectrum to a Certified Autism Specialist Pediatric Dentist?

Are you a parent of a child with Autism spectrum? Are you facing challenges sometimes in even the most simple of activities? Now imagine you need to take him/her to the dentist! A simple trip to the playground with your child may not always be that beautiful walk in the park experience expected. Taking him to the dentist? Unimaginable to …

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Silver Diamine Fluoride: Is it really a magic bullet in dentistry for kids?

What is it and is right for your child? Know more about this new and innovative dental treatment option. Is your little one a good candidate for this treatment and will it help control the decay in his/ her baby teeth? You may have seen the gaping holes in your child’s teeth and you have gotten worried! Right? Is the …

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Baby Bottle Tooth Decay: All you need to know!

Parents need to know this: good oral health starts even before teeth come through! We will identify how to fight those black enemies with Dr. Yasmin – original article was featured on Gulfnews.  Tooth decay can develop once your baby’s first tooth shows itself. According to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, 8 out of 10 children between the ages of 6 months …

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My child refuses Dental Treatment? Help! Dr. Yasmin Kottait

Is your child scared to go to the dentist? Does your kid refuse to receive dental treatment out of fear? Dental anxiety in children is very common with any age group. Your child’s reaction is very normal. Some children flat out refuse to sit on the chair! “Who is that stranger trying to have a look in my mouth? What’s …

New Year’s

Healthy teeth: New Year’s resolution for your child’s teeth

Celebrate the new year with a happy healthy teeth for your little one! It is the year 2019 now Design plans for the new happy year for you and your family! I would like to encourage you to make a dental care plan to help your child’s white teeth continue to sparkle this year and beyond. Let’s start 2019 with …

3 Drinks your Child should stay away from for Healthy Teeth

Did you know that despite your best efforts as a parent with that brush, there is a chance your little angel may develop tooth decay from what she or he drinks! Did you know that 80% of children develop tooth decay because of what they eat and drink in preschool age! Let’s dash out the worst 3 tooth enemies a …

Losing Baby Teeth All You Need to Know!

Losing Baby Teeth: All You Need to Know! Dr.Yasmin Kottait

When will my child start to lose his baby teeth?  “Mom, Look my tooth wiggles!” “Mom, Mom my baby tooth is gone!” Are you an eager mommy to hear this sentence with your little one! This is quite a common scenario for every mom to go through with her 6-year-old boy or girl! Losing a tooth represents a big milestone …

Tooth Discoloration

My Babies Teeth are getting Darker! Cause for concern?

My Babies Teeth are getting Darker! Cause for concern? What’s causing Tooth Discoloration in Children really? Is that common? Why is it affecting my child! All these questions and more I receive them in my clinic in Dubai Health Care City from many worried parents. Indeed, a child’s beautiful smile lights up the world. Especially that it is so bright …