Dr. Catalina Botero, Author at Li'l Sunshine Smiles Specializing in pediatric dentistry located in Tampa, Florida 33626 - (813) 576-0200

Dr. Catalina Botero

November 25, 2021

It’s National Gratitude Month! Be Grateful for Modern Dentistry!

One of the best things about modern dentistry is that there are so many options for dental treatment. There’s a variety in what people can have […]
November 20, 2021

Why Are X-rays Important for Dental Health in Children?

Dental x-rays are important for children to prevent or treat potential dental problems. This article discusses the importance of this type of imaging and why it’s […]
November 12, 2021

How Does Smoking and Vaping Affect Teeth?

Do you know the effects of smoking and vaping on teeth? Some studies show that vaping can actually harm your oral health. Smoke from traditional cigarettes […]
November 4, 2021

November is Diabetes Month – Learn About Diabetes and Your Dental Health

Diabetes and your dental health is a serious issue. A study in the American Journal of Endocrinology found that high blood glucose levels can dramatically increase […]
October 29, 2021

How to Plan for a Teeth-Safe Halloween!

Is your child one of the many who will go trick or treating this Halloween? If so, you may need to do some teeth-safe planning before […]
October 26, 2021

Parents, Do You Know How to Care for Your Child’s Toothbrush?

A toothbrush is a crucial part of dental hygiene that should be properly cared for. Learn how often you need to replace your child’s toothbrush and […]
October 21, 2021
Teaching children to floss

Why Should Your Child Floss and How Can You Help Them with it?

Do you know why your child needs to floss? Is there a reason they might not want or can’t do it themselves, such as having braces […]
October 13, 2021
importance of a the dental visit

Why are Dental Visits Important?

People often avoid the dentist out of fear. However, it’s important to have regular checkups and cleanings so you can avoid more invasive treatments in the […]
October 7, 2021

October is National Dental Hygiene Month! Learn About the Daily 4!

October is National Dental Hygiene Month! Learn more about the Daily 4– brush, floss, rinse, and chew–steps that lead to a healthy smile. Call Li’l Sunshine Smiles […]