Do I Need Special Dental Care During Pregnancy?

Pregnant woman for dental care while pregnant blog

Wondering if you should have dental treatment or dental cleanings during pregnancy?  If so, check out Dr. Rubin, our board-certified pediatric dentist, in this article:  Oral Health in Prenatal Care. How often should I see the dentist while pregnant? While we recommend checkups at least twice a year, hormonal changes during pregnancy can lead to […]

What are Dental Sealants?

Although thorough brushing and flossing removes most food particles and bacteria from easy to reach tooth surfaces, they do not reach the deep grooves on chewing surfaces of teeth.  More than 75 percent of dental decay begins in these deep grooves (called pits and fissures). Toothbrush bristles are often too large to clean most of […]

What is Pediatric Dentistry?

Pediatric dentistry is the specialty of dentistry that focuses on the oral health of young people- including the needs of infants, children, adolescents, and persons with special health care needs. A specialized dentist for kids is always recommended, which is why we have Dr. Jennifer Rubin. We focus on prevention, early detection and treatment of […]