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Learn more about pediatric dentistry from your kid’s dentist in Newport Beach, CA. Call Hersch Pediatric Dentistry today to learn more and schedule a visit.

How Fluoride Can Benefit Your Child’s Teeth

Fluoride is probably one of the most talked about topics in pediatric dentistry, with much controversy surrounding its benefits and safety. However, the reality is that fluoride has actually been proven to be extremely beneficial in reducing tooth decay and cavities, especially in children.

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Pacifiers and Dental Development

For many babies and toddlers sucking on a pacifier or their thumb is a natural way to self-soothe. Sucking on thumbs, fingers, pacis, and various objects may also help relax and comfort them when they’re tired and sleepy.

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Is Sedation dentistry Safe For My Child?

Going to the dentist can make some children anxious, especially if they need a dental procedure like a cavity filling or oral surgery. Sedation dentistry might be a good option for your child.

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