Children’s Dental Health Month: Encourage Your Child to Drink Community Tap Water With Fluoride for Stronger Teeth!

February is Children's Dental Health Month sponsored by the American Dental Association. This year's campaign focuses on how fluoride in water prevents cavities! This is vital for your child's developing smile as dental hygiene is one of the most essential things you can teach them. Good oral hygiene habits developed... Read more »

Mouth Guards: How This Dental Appliance Can Protect Your Child’s Teeth

Mouth guards are made to protect your child's smile from injury due to sudden impact or from ongoing wear and tear from constant grinding of their teeth. Mouth guards can protect the upper teeth, lips, tongue, jaw, face and the inside of the cheeks. Occlusal guards are worn over the... Read more »

Can Children Wear Dental Crowns?

At Sugarbug Dental, our skilled team offers pediatric dental care using advanced technology so your child can have a positive, comfortable experience. They can relax with televisions, toys and books while they wait to be seen, and as a parent, you can always be by your child's side during their... Read more »

Your Child Needs to Wear Their Retainer as Faithfully as Their Braces

When your child completes their time in braces, they will need to wear a retainer to keep the aligned teeth in their new position. Without the help of a retainer, the teeth will shift back into their old places and affect the bite’s function and look. At Sugarbug Dental, we... Read more »

National Dental Hygiene Month: Making Your Child’s Oral Hygiene Care Fun for Better Results!

In honor of October's National Dental Hygiene month, Sugarbug Dental & Orthodontics joins the rest of the country in encouraging the daily oral care practice that will help promote your child's healthy teeth and gums as their smiles develop. We also acknowledge the hard work our dental hygienists put forth... Read more »

Sedation Dentistry Can Help Your Child Have a Relaxed Dental Experience at Their Next Treatment!

There are dental visits where your child could benefit from sedation dentistry to make their experience more comfortable for them. If you are visiting Sugarbug Dental, we are pleased to offer sedation dentistry options in Oxnard, CA. Whether we are performing a pulpotomy, extracting a tooth or your child is... Read more »

Did the Tooth Fairy Forget Something?

Daily life can get very busy from time to time. Sometimes it can get so busy that when your child loses one of their teeth, you may wake up one morning and realize the Tooth Fairy missed a certain appointment with a certain young person. If your children feel disappointed,... Read more »

The Dental Habits That Can Help Your Child’s Smile This Fall

Now that school is approaching, so does a very busy schedule. Do you and your child want to maintain a strong and healthy smile this coming fall? If so, our dentist, Dr. Armand Begian, strongly encourages you to develop good dental habits that help both of your teeth and gums.... Read more »

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 »