Child Oral Care

10 facts about baby teeth

Are baby teeth important? Baby teeth are important to a child as are the permanent teeth to older children and adults. Milk teeth or the 'First teeth' are important and help your...

What you should know about jaw growth in your child!!!!

Growth and development of the jaws and face is a part of the overall growth of an individual. But with time and over generations, there have been changes in the size...

What is dental pain in my child?

    Tooth pain in children is a common concern among parents. There are several reasons for dental / tooth pain in children. Dr Gargi S Murthy, Senior Pedodontist explains the various causes...

What should you know about “Early Childhood Caries” in kids

  Tooth decay or cavities is one of the most common dental problems. The tooth decay can cause discomfort and pain on chewing. This can be more stressful in children. Your young...

Does abnormal oral habits affect your child’s face growth?

  Growth and development of the face and the jaws is a part of the overall development of a child. However, some bad oral habits like mouth breathing, digit sucking, tongue thrusting...

What is tongue tie in my child?

Tongue tie or ankyloglossia is a condition which restricts the movement of the tongue. This condition is present at birth. So the condition can affect breast feeding in infants. Sometimes a...

What is ‘Serial Extraction’ in my child?

What is planned teeth removal in children? Serial extraction or planned teeth removal in children is the process of planned, selective removal of some milk teeth and/or adult teeth to help new...

Are baby teeth important for my child?

What are milk teeth? Your child has a total of 20 teeth in his mouth. These baby teeth  start coming in the mouth from the 6 th month and continue to erupt...

How can I care for my special needs child?

Children are the most beautiful creation of nature. A child with it's smile can win over hearts. Children need constant care and attention. But unfortunately, some of these precious beings may...

Why is my child’s teeth yellow and discoloured?

The innocent smile of a child brings joy to all parents. When your child cannot smile enough because of tooth problems, is most disheartening to parents. If your child's yellow teeth...