Archive for: April, 2016

Can Pacifiers Really Harm Your Child’s Teeth?

Oak Park, IL – Pacifiers can be a lifesaver for parents, by providing comfort to their infants by relieving the child’s sucking reflex. In some cases, they can even be lifesaving. But how long is too long to allow your child to use his pacifier? “The Academy of General Dentistry acknowledges that there are benefits…

Why Your Child Should See an Orthodontist By Age 7

La Grange, IL – Did you know that it is recommended that all children see an orthodontist by the age of seven? While in most cases, orthodontic treatment will not be needed right away, this gives an orthodontist the opportunity to evaluate and then monitor the teeth and growth of a child’s jaw, so that…