Primary teeth are the first set of dentition that erupts in a person's mouth. It comprises of 20 teeth- 4 central incisors, 4 lateral incisors, 4 canines, and 8 molars.
Brushing your toddler's teeth can be very challenging as they don't like to sit in one place. Proper planning and methods can help you to brush their teeth effectively.
Bleeding gums in children can be due to a variety of reasons. Some of the factors may include, vitamin deficiencies, medications, poor oral habits and much more.
Research studies have shown that 6-12 months of age is a reasonable time to wean the child from using a pacifier.
Treatment modalities for a baby's chipped tooth are bonding, enamel shaping, root canal treatment, tooth extraction.
Tongue thrust exercises train the child to position the tongue correctly while at rest & swallowing. All these exercises can be performed under the guidance of a dentist or an orthodontist.