Your Child’s Smile Will Thrive With Routine Dental Exams

Welcome to Sugarbug Dental & Orthodontics online! Our friendly team is here to give your child the exceptional dental care they need in a friendly, caring environment. One of the most important things you can do to maintain your child's healthy smile is to bring them in routinely for dental... Read more »

Are You Prepared If Your Child Has a Dental Emergency?

As you may have already discovered, dental emergencies aren't exactly fun. Whether your child has just chipped a tooth or a tooth knocked out of the socket from an injury, dental emergencies can put a damper on the day, especially if your child is frightened from the trauma. Fortunately, there... Read more »

Are You Looking for Ways to Get Your Child to Brush and Floss?

What do you do when your young child refuses to brush or floss their teeth? If getting them to practice good oral care is getting old, there's hope. When it comes to motivating anyone (especially children), often setting an example works. Brushing and flossing together and making it a game... Read more »

Aid You and Your Child’s Oral Health by Drinking More Water

When you’re faced with what you should drink with a meal, water is always the best answer for your oral health. Water is important for your physical health as well as your oral health. By making sure you are getting enough water throughout the day, you can help protect your... Read more »

How to Keep Your Oral Health in Tip-Top Shape While Pregnant

Did you know pregnancy can affect the teeth, gums and oral health? Well, it’s true, unfortunately. Pregnancy can cause many dental problems if you’re not careful, which is why our team, strongly encourages you to keep your smile in mind while you wait to meet your little one. There are... Read more »

Flossing Tips for You and Your Child

Just about everyone knows that flossing is something that’ll have a hugely positive impact on their oral health. But few people do it on a regular basis. For one reason or another, it’s just hard to get people to floss consistently. This is a challenge that faces almost every dentist... Read more »

When Is a Good Time to Replace a Toothbrush?

This question is actually a very good one to ask. The answer is about every three or four months. When you give your child's old toothbrush a toss and provide them with a new one you can actually help prevent a cavity from getting worse. Does this sound a little... Read more »

Preventing Cavities If You Have a Sweet Tooth

For years you have probably heard that sugar can lead to cavities. While this may be true, it might not mean that you need to feel extremely guilty if your child has a sweet tooth and gives in to a treat every now and then. Even if your child has... Read more »

Helping Your Child Have the Best Dental Experience

Did you know baby teeth are vital to your child’s oral health? Yes, it’s true! Many people don’t think about the importance of baby teeth because your child will lose them. However, baby teeth set the foundation for their permanent teeth, making it essential for them to be healthy, so... Read more »

Oral Health Tips For Kids

One of the more challenging lessons to teach your kids is the value of oral health care. Few kids enjoy brushing their teeth, let alone flossing or using mouthwash. So how can you help your kids have better oral health? Of course, you know how valuable good oral hygiene is... Read more »