Pediatric Dentistry: The Cool Oral Hygiene Tools for Kids

Are you struggling to motivate your child to clean and care for their teeth each day? If so, our dentist, Dr. Deanna Dudenbostel, encourages you to spice up the oral hygiene routine! This can make cleaning the teeth and gums a little more fun and exciting, which could give your child the motivation they need. One way you can spice... read more »

How to Help Your Children Avoid Tooth Decay

Tooth decay, which is also known as a cavity, is a serious and dangerous dental issue. This is because it attacks and severely damages the teeth. It’s best to avoid tooth decay as much as possible. If you’re a parent trying to prevent tooth decay in your child’s smile, our dentist, Dr. Deanna Dudenbostel, is happy to help you. There... read more »

Teach a Child to Brush

If you are teaching a child to brush teeth, some days you need all the help you can get! Here are some ideas to help your child brush their teeth. Family Time: Proper oral hygiene habits include brushing for two minutes, twice a day, and flossing for two to three minutes once a day. If you consistently do this with... read more »

How to Help Your Child Feel Comfortable at the Dentist’s Office

Do you wish there was a way you could help your child feel more comfortable in the dental chair? If so, you have come to the right blog. Today, our pediatric dentist, Dr. Deanna Dudenbostel, is happy to discuss the ways you can help your child have a more positive and successful dental appointment. Some tips she has are: -Use... read more »

Mouth-Healthy Holidays for Kids

The holidays can be stressful, and it’s very easy to give up on wrangling your kids into general mouth health during such a busy time. But don’t give up! Trying to cram an emergency dental visit into your holiday plans is not a fun idea for anyone. Here are some things to help make sure your family’s smiles stay healthy... read more »

How Fluoride Can Help Your Child’s Teeth

If you would like extra protection against cavities for your teeth or your child’s teeth, ask Dr. Deanna Dudenbostel about fluoride in Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania. What Is Fluoride? Fluoride is a natural mineral that can help strengthen the teeth against cavities. Every day, minerals are lost and gained from the enamel. Demineralization is when the minerals are lost and remineralization is... read more »

Choosing a Toothpaste

When it comes to brushing your teeth, there are two things that are must-haves. One is a toothbrush, the other is toothpaste. There are plenty of brands on the market, so which one is the right one for you? Most toothpastes will contain an abrasive to help scrub your teeth. If you are cleaning your dentures or a retainer, you... read more »

Are Your Kids Brushing Their Teeth?

As parents, our children do not arrive with a parenting manual, so how do you know when to start teaching them about their oral care? Fortunately, our team here at Colmar Dentistry for Kids in Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania, is pleased to help you guide your little ones learn good oral health habits, like brushing their teeth, while they are young. For... read more »