What is Dental Traumatology?

A wide variety of cases, injuries, and traumas arrive at our clinics, which is why we decided to write this article: to share more about the field in which we specialize, dental traumatology. What is understood by dental traumatology? It is a specialized field that deals with the prevention and treatment of different types of dental traumas. […]

Healthy Practices Beyond Brushing

It happens to us very often: a child or teenager comes in, surprised or frustrated, because they are doing “everything they know” to care for their dental health, but the results are not as expected. For this reason, in this article, we discuss the practices that make for a healthy mouth beyond brushing. First of […]

What is baby bottle tooth decay and how can it be prevented?

Baby bottle tooth decay is a term often used for the condition also known as bottle caries. It refers to early childhood caries, which usually comes from prolonged exposure of a child’s teeth to sugary drinks, leading to a destructive bacterial process affecting dental health. Baby bottle tooth decay is the most commonly detected chronic disease in […]

Generating Healthy Dental Habits in Our Children

How often do desperate parents arrive at our offices because their children hate brushing their teeth? The problem is common: how do I help my child develop healthy dental habits? While there is no one-size-fits-all answer and each case has its own peculiarities, there are tools to consider. Let’s review them, and remember that even […]

Understanding Different Types of Dental Trauma

Dental trauma refers to injuries or wounds occurring in teeth, gums, or oral tissues due to accidents, falls, or any traumatic event such as a sports incident. Emergencies wait for no one, and receiving prompt and quality dental care is the kind of assistance your children deserve. Swift attention and expert treatment are crucial to […]

Benefits of Sedation for Dental Interventions

At Odontología Infantil de Abilene, we specialize in caring for young children, primarily by introducing them to the world of dental health in a conscious, informed, and as happy a manner as possible. It’s not easy; sometimes, young patients’ conditions, treatments, or solutions can be somewhat painful or require more invasive interventions than a simple […]

Which Foods Can Help Keep Your Child’s Teeth Healthy

As parents, we always want the best for our little ones. In our case, as dental professionals, we want the best for our young patients. Today’s blog will recommend excellent foods for strengthening dental health and children’s overall growth. Foods to Include in Children’s Diets In general, it’s good to encourage children to understand and […]

Managing the fear of the dentist 

Fear of the dentist, also known as odontophobia, is very common. Suffering from this fear can lead people to avoid or postpone their dental visits. In this blog, we will learn more about this fear and see how we can help those suffering from it. Different Levels of Odontophobia At an initial level, dental fear […]