What to Do in a Dental Emergency

If you’re experiencing a dental emergency, don’t hesitate to see your dentist. From toothaches to post-surgical complications to chipped or knocked out teeth, we can save your smile if you act as quickly and calmly as possible. Is it a Dental Emergency? Before you hit the panic button, ask yourself: is this really a dental … Continued

Is Sedation Safe for Kids?

Today, visiting the dentist is more comfortable than it has ever been. At Growing Smiles Family and Pediatric Dentistry, we do everything to ensure that our patients feel happy and comfortable throughout their treatments. However, we understand that not everyone is a fan of going to the dentist, and those who suffer from dental anxiety … Continued

The Most Unique Specialties of Dentistry

There is more to dentistry than just learning how to clean teeth. Many dental offices offer services in a variety of specialties, from children’s dentistry to repairing missing teeth. Here is a list of the most fascinating dental specialties: Endodontics Endodontists and dentists with a specialty in endodontics focus on the dental pulp, or a … Continued

Benefits of Seeing a Family Dentist

The benefits of seeing a family dentist are undeniably numerous. From treating the whole family in a single afternoon to visiting a doctor who specializes in kid-friendly treatment, the idea of family dentistry should keep you smiling. The fantastic staff at Growing Smiles Dentistry – led by Dr. Sonny Sekhon – provides these benefits and more, creating an experience that is relaxing, quick, and painless. … Continued

Back to School Braces Care for Kids

Caring while out and about Parents should assemble a “to-go kit” for their children who have braces. This encourages healthy dental habits in order to prevent issues such as infection, pain, or awkward food stuck in their braces. Included in the kit should be: toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, rubber bands, wax, and lip balm. It’s a … Continued

Summer Foods to Avoid

When you think of the summertime, you probably imagine sunshine, endless barbecues, and long afternoons at the pool or on the beach. It’s a great time of year, and with the season comes great produce: peaches, summer squash, cantaloupe, tomatoes, corn, blueberries, and many other delicious fruits and vegetables. Sadly, not all of these are … Continued