Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta Explains Child & Teen Dental Care

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Last month Dr. Wesley Powell, top pediatric dentist in Atlanta, shared his advice for infant and toddler dental care. Now we’re moving on to the complex oral health needs for school age children, pre-teens, and teenagers. Dr. Powell is an expert with years of experience helping babies, children, and teens with their dental needs. Read on to learn more about the common dental issues that occur as kids grow up. Continue reading Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta Explains Child & Teen Dental Care

Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta Explains Baby & Toddler Dental Care

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Every child grows at their own pace, but dental care for kids tends to follow a predictable timeline. Your pediatric dentist in Atlanta, Dr. Wesley Powell, is an expert at appropriate oral health and dental care for babies, toddlers, children, and teenagers. Read on for an estimated schedule of dental milestones, and oral care tips for the infant, baby, and toddler years. Check back next month for tips about child and teen dental care! Continue reading Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta Explains Baby & Toddler Dental Care

Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta Explains Top 5 Reasons Children Can Have Bad Breath

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If children have bad breath, it’s usually safe to assume they haven’t been brushing like they should. In a perfect world, you can send kids to the bathroom to brush their teeth, maybe follow them to make sure they actually brush, and all would be well. Continue reading Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta Explains Top 5 Reasons Children Can Have Bad Breath

Safety Storing Your Family’s Toothbrush from a Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta

 

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Everyone knows they’re supposed to brush their teeth at least twice a day. Most people also know that they should replace their toothbrush every three months or so. But how often do people stop to think about where they should keep their toothbrush? Continue reading Safety Storing Your Family’s Toothbrush from a Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta

Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta: Tips to Help Care for Baby’s Teeth

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Having a baby can really be the best of times and the worst of times. Between baby-proofing the house, learning to cook with veggies, and keeping track of immunizations, the last thing many parents think about is a newborn’s dental health. After all, they don’t even have any teeth yet! Continue reading Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta: Tips to Help Care for Baby’s Teeth

Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta, GA Gives Dental Emergency Tips

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Young children often fall, scrape their knees, and get bruised. We may recognize to put on a bandage or use ice in these scenarios, but feel stumped when it comes to dental injuries. It is not uncommon for a child to experience a dental injury or emergency. Dr. Powell is a certified plastic surgeon and pediatric dentist in Atlanta GA who will expertly guide you through your child’s dental injury. Continue reading Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta, GA Gives Dental Emergency Tips

Top Five Concerns Treated by Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta GA

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A healthy smile is invaluable for any patient, but most especially for children. It is important to identify and address any potential issues right away, because minor problems that present during childhood can turn into major problems later if left untreated. Dr. Wesley Powell, pediatric dentist in Atlanta GA, explains what to look out for and how each condition is treated. Continue reading Top Five Concerns Treated by Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta GA

Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta GA: How to Help Your Child Love Their Braces

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Braces can be both exciting and traumatizing for anyone, but this is especially true for kids and teens. It is not unusual for adolescents to become self-conscious about their appearance after getting braces. Their peers might make fun of them, and laugh at how they look or how they talk. Dr. Wesley Powell is an experienced pediatric dentist in Atlanta GA who has the history and know-how to help  children and teenagers overcome their negative feelings about their braces. Here are his top 3 tips: Continue reading Pediatric Dentist in Atlanta GA: How to Help Your Child Love Their Braces