Stopping the Thumb Sucking Habit today: Here is what you need to know!

Stopping the Thumb Sucking Habit today: Here is what you need to know!

Does your child suck his or her thumb? Does it drive you mad to see that? Clueless how to have this habit a thing of the past? Keep on reading ! Don’t worry! Here is what you need to know first: Natural reflex innately found in children that gives them a feeling of safety and satisfaction. sometimes even happiness. The …

Teething All you need to know! Dr.Yasmin Kottait

Teething: All you need to know! Dr.Yasmin Kottait

“Look new teeth are coming through!” Is the most joyous comment a parent can make with regards to the little cute baby toddler who is just smiling obliviously not knowing he is the proud owner of a new set of teeth! Now I get these questions a lot in the clinic, doctor my baby is teething what can I do! …

Toothache keeping your child up at night

Toothache keeping your child up at night? Dr.Yasmin Kottait

What should you do if your child’s tooth started hurting in the middle of the night? Here is what you need to know if your child reported pain whether in the middle of the night or on eating. It can happen! although most kids don’t report pain accurately or in time for a small problem to be detected. There are …

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Root canal Treatment for children: All you need to know!

Root canal Treatment for children: All you need to know! Did you hear the words: Your child’s baby tooth needs a root canal! What! Really! I had no idea that baby teeth need root canal treatment! Really milk teeth need such extensive procedures too just like adult teeth!? Are all these questions and many more running through your mind right …

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When Should I take my child to the dentist? Part Two

In the previous Blog, We talked about: When to see the dentist? and How will your child’s first visit be? In this blog we would explain How to prepare your child to the first dental visit? and Why should you visit a pediatric dentist?   We know you are worried about your first child dental visit and wondering “when should …

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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 …