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October 15, 2020

Authority Magazine Features Dr. Cat Botero

Authority Magazine interviewed Dr. Cat and decided to feature her in their recent issue! Read what they had to say in an article entitled:  How Dr. […]
October 7, 2020
early orthodontic treatment

How Do You Know if Early Child Orthodontics Is Needed?

Early child orthodontics now may save your child time, money, and pain later. In fact, orthodontic treatment as a child can help prevent tooth extraction as […]
September 30, 2020

How Common are Oral Health Diseases in Children?

Children have a higher risk for oral health diseases because of diet, oral hygiene and several other factors.  When you think of common diseases in the […]
September 25, 2020
Healthy snacks for teeth

Help Children Learn to Reach for Healthy Snacks

When it comes to your child’s nutrition, what they eat directly affects his oral health. Nutrition also directly affects their growth and development, and their smile.  […]
September 10, 2020
sugar and teeth

Avoiding Sugar Now = Enjoying Better Health Longer

Sugar and teeth are not a good combination. Sugar is directly related to how much plaque assails developing and permanent teeth. Plaque is the substance that […]
September 5, 2020
first dental visit

5 Things to Know About Your Child’s First Dental Visit

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry suggests that parents go by the “first visit by first birthday” rule. This visit is important because it gives your […]
August 27, 2020
Children's Dentistry

5 Reasons to Visit Dr. Cat

Your child deserves the specialized attention provided by a children’s dentist. Children’s dentists provide dental care for kids from infancy all the way to the teenage […]
August 20, 2020
dental sealants

Reduce Cavities, Get Dental Sealants

Our nation’s oral health has achieved some great improvements, but some significant issues still remain. A recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) publication stated […]
August 13, 2020
Back to School Dental Cleaning

Schedule a Back-to-School Dental Cleaning Today

Schedule your back-to-school dental cleaning to start your children off right this year. New clothes and school supplies are important, yes, but don’t forget about oral […]