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Fun Dental and Teeth Facts

Pediatric Dentists In Gainesville VA Kids are fascinated by science and biology, especially the human body. As children begin to practice good oral health, parents can make it fun by sharing fun facts about their teeth and mouth. Below are ten interesting "did you know" facts about teeth and dentists from your friends at Smilez Pediatric Dental Group and Colgate. If you’re child is right handed, they'll more than likely chew on th Learn More

Wisdom Teeth Removal For Children

Wisdom Teeth Removal Gainesville VA If you’re reading this article your dentist has probably recommended your child eventually have his or her wisdom teeth removed. Like most parents we are quickly full of questions:  “At what age should we have this done, do really have to, and how much pain will they be in?”. Wisdom teeth (also known as "Third Molars") are four permanent teeth located on the top, bottom and back corners of your Learn More

Protect Your Face! It’s National Facial Protection Month

Did you know April is National Facial Protection Month? Your Gainesville pediatric dentist did! And now you can, too. A study published in the magazine Sport Health drew a line between the some 5 million teeth damaged or knocked out each year and the astronomical cost to the American public; that number adds up to $500 million. This just can't continue. The dental industry agrees, athletes must we Learn More