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Does Medicaid Cover Dental Care? Explaining Everything You Need To Know

If you’re a parent, we know that you may be on a tight budget. And if you qualify for Medicaid, you may be wondering if your child qualifies for dental care at Kids Tooth Team. The answer is usually “yes!”

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Stop Thumb Sucking (For Good) – 10 Proven Strategies For Success

Thumb sucking is a bad habit. While it’s not a huge deal early on in your child’s life, it’s important for them to break the habit before their first permanent teeth start to come in, which usually happens around the age of 5-6.

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Why Do My Child’s Baby Teeth Look Crooked?

Being a parent means worrying about a lot of new things. And if your child has started teething, you might be concerned if their baby teeth don’t look straight. Kids start teething at the age of 1 in most cases. And by the time they’re 3, all of their baby teeth will usually have erupted. So what if your child’s baby teeth don’t look right? Does it matter if they’re crooked? Do you need help from a dentist? Let’s find out together in this blog from Kids Tooth Team.

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Free Second Opinions – Why Do I Need One?

If you’ve recently seen a dentist and found out that your child has lots of dental problems or needs expensive treatment like a root canal or braces, you may want to see a second opinion kid’s dentist in Buda like Dr. Alex. Why get a second opinion? Good question! Here are a few reasons why getting an honest second opinion at Kids Tooth Team is a great idea.

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Is the Tooth Fairy Real?

Your wiggly tooth finally comes loose, you pop it under your pillow, and try to fall asleep quickly in eager anticipation of the surprise that you will find under your pillow in the morning. We all have similar memories of trying to sneak peeks at the Tooth Fairy, Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, and many more magical creatures that captivate creative, young minds. The tooth Fairy can help parents add an auspicious excitement to the milestone of children losing their baby teeth. But where did this odd tradition come from? Keep reading to find out the truth behind this myth. 

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How To Encourage Your Child To Brush Their Teeth – 5 Steps To Success!

It’s great when your child is old enough to start brushing their own teeth, since you’ll no longer have to do it for them. Kids can start brushing on their own around the age of 5-6, in most cases. But how can you make sure your child actually wants to brush their teeth, and will spend two minutes brushing their teeth thoroughly to prevent cavities? Kids Tooth Team is here with some simple advice you can try!

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Preparing For Your Child's First Dentist Visit

Bringing your child to the dentist for their first preventive appointment can be scary, but it’s a necessary step that you’ll need to take to ensure their mouth is healthy, and that their oral development is on track. Luckily, there are a few simple steps you can take to prepare your little one for their first appointment with Dr. Alex at Kids Tooth Team. Read on, and make sure your child’s first visit goes off without a hitch!

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Can Sippy Cups Affect My Child's Oral Health? Separating Fact From Fiction

New parents hear a lot of advice, and some of it can seem confusing. For example, is it really true that sippy cups can negatively affect your child’s oral health? The answer is “yes.” And in this blog from Kids Tooth Team, we’ll discuss how sippy cups affect their oral health, and how you can use them safely.

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The Importance Of A Pediatric Dentist – Why It Matters

The Importance Of A Pediatric Dentist – Why It Matters

If you’re looking for a new dentist for your child, should you choose a general dentist or a pediatric dentist like Dr. Alex at Kids Tooth Team? Does it really matter?

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Welcome to Kids Tooth Team!

Even as a young child, Dr. Alex knew she wanted to grow up to be a dentist. With an extensive educational background and a comprehensive practical experience, Dr. Alex is dedicated to providing her patients with expert, individualized, child-friendly care.

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The Importance Of A Pediatric Dentist – Why It Matters

The Importance Of A Pediatric Dentist – Why It Matters

If you’re looking for a new dentist for your child, should you choose a general dentist or a pediatric dentist like Dr. Alex at Kids Tooth Team? Does it really matter?

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Does Medicaid Cover Dental Care? Explaining Everything You Need To Know

If you’re a parent, we know that you may be on a tight budget. And if you qualify for Medicaid, you may be wondering if your child qualifies for dental care at Kids Tooth Team. The answer is usually “yes!”

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child sucking his thumb

Stop Thumb Sucking (For Good) – 10 Proven Strategies For Success

Thumb sucking is a bad habit. While it’s not a huge deal early on in your child’s life, it’s important for them to break the habit before their first permanent teeth start to come in, which usually happens around the age of 5-6.

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little girl smiling outside with wind in her hair

Why Do My Child’s Baby Teeth Look Crooked?

Being a parent means worrying about a lot of new things. And if your child has started teething, you might be concerned if their baby teeth don’t look straight. Kids start teething at the age of 1 in most cases. And by the time they’re 3, all of their baby teeth will usually have erupted. So what if your child’s baby teeth don’t look right? Does it matter if they’re crooked? Do you need help from a dentist? Let’s find out together in this blog from Kids Tooth Team.

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young girl missing a tooth and waiting for the tooth fairy

Is the Tooth Fairy Real?

Your wiggly tooth finally comes loose, you pop it under your pillow, and try to fall asleep quickly in eager anticipation of the surprise that you will find under your pillow in the morning. We all have similar memories of trying to sneak peeks at the Tooth Fairy, Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, and many more magical creatures that captivate creative, young minds. The tooth Fairy can help parents add an auspicious excitement to the milestone of children losing their baby teeth. But where did this odd tradition come from? Keep reading to find out the truth behind this myth. 

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Child with sippy cup in high chair

Can Sippy Cups Affect My Child's Oral Health? Separating Fact From Fiction

New parents hear a lot of advice, and some of it can seem confusing. For example, is it really true that sippy cups can negatively affect your child’s oral health? The answer is “yes.” And in this blog from Kids Tooth Team, we’ll discuss how sippy cups affect their oral health, and how you can use them safely.

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