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Why You Shouldn’t Bite Your Nails

Nail-biting is a common behavior that can stem from stress, annoyance, and many other reasons. While many people agree that it is a bad habit, some might not realize that biting fingernails could hurt your smile in many ways, especially…

Are Dental Fillings Permanent?

Children can begin getting cavities as soon as they start growing teeth. Even baby teeth will need treatment for these early stages of tooth decay in order to protect their overall oral health into adulthood. The dentist will drill away…

Keep Teeth Healthy on Vacation

You have taught your children to practice good oral hygiene habits at home to keep their smiles healthy. But when you leave for a vacation, regular routines become disrupted. It might be difficult to make sure your kids keep brushing…

Preventing Crooked Teeth

When a child begins growing their permanent teeth, their care for their smile will ensure that they come into place in a healthy manner. Though genetics play a major role in their alignment, they can take precautions to help their…

Dr. Miller Highlighted in Orlando Magazine

Dr. Allie Miller, a dentist serving young patients in Winter Park, FL, has been selected by Orlando Magazine as one of the Women Who Move the City. This feature in the magazine’s June 2022 issue highlighted women in the greater…

Teach Your Child the Best Way to Floss

When a child begins growing their first teeth, it is time to introduce an oral hygiene routine. As teeth break through the gums, you should start wiping them and later brushing them. When teeth grow more closely together, usually between…

Comparing Dental Sealants and Fillings

Has your child’s dental professional recommended sealants for their teeth? Have you been wondering about the difference between this preventative dental treatment and a dental filling that treats cavities? While both procedures can utilize composite resin, these treatments accomplish different…

Should I Call My Child’s Dentist?

You schedule routine dental cleanings and exams for your child every six months to maintain good oral health and prevent major dental problems. However, despite optimal oral hygiene habits, dental issues may develop in between these regular visits to the…

Know the Risks of Teeth Grinding

Stress, bite misalignment, and many other factors could cause an individual to grind or clench their teeth. While some may write off this behavior as merely annoying, it could also cause significant damage to your smile if the issue continues.…

Treating Tooth Sensitivity

Does your child experience a jolt of pain when biting into a cold or sugary treat? They could be suffering from tooth sensitivity. This excruciating sensation does not go away on its own and often requires treatment from a dental…