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5 ways to get stubborn family members to your Armadale dentist!

Struggling to get your family to go to an overdue dental appointment? 

Has the mere mention of the “D-word” led to tantrums from certain family members? (Adults included!)

We’re certain that those of us with kids – as well as some of us with stubborn spouses – can relate!

All […]

How to help kids overcome their fear of the family dentist

Visiting the dentist can be frightening to children, especially if it is their first time.

Helping kids conquer their anxiety doesn’t just make it easier to talk them into attending their annual check-up – it will also ALSO help improve their dental health in the long run.

Of course, as with […]

By | April 15th, 2020|Children, Dental treatment, Dentist, Oral health|0 Comments

How to get your kids to brush: 6 tips from a dentist in Armadale

“Eat your veggies!”

“Wash your hands!”

“Do your homework!”

As any parent knows, there are some things that are almost impossible to convince your kids to do.

And one of the most important? Brushing their teeth!

How many times have you tried to convince your children to brush […]

By | July 9th, 2019|Children, Dentist, Oral health|0 Comments

A dentist in Armadale shares 6 tips to get your kids to the dentist

Children need to go to the dentist from time to time, and we here at Dental Care Group believe this should be twice a year.

When talking to your child about going to the dentist, we think it best to talk about it a little like we are going to the supermarket, […]

By | March 28th, 2019|Children, Oral health|0 Comments

The consequences of thumbsucking – and how our dental clinic in Armadale helps

Remember being scolded for sucking your thumb?

You mightn’t have realised at the time, but your parents were saving you from a habit that could have lifelong implications on your oral health!

Thumb sucking is natural behaviour for kids at a certain age. All parents know that babies have an instinctive […]

By | October 30th, 2018|Children, Dentist|0 Comments

Calming nervous children when they visit their local Armadale dentist

Ask any child what scares them, and you might hear responses like spiders, monsters, and ghosts.

Chances are you may also hear the word “dentist” from a few! Just the thought of seeing the family dentist can make many children shudder!

Parents play a major role in ensuring that their […]

By | August 10th, 2018|Children|0 Comments

Our dentist in Armadale shares what to expect at baby’s first dental appointment

When it comes to your child’s milestones, there are a couple that stand out in particular, including their first word, first steps, and first day at school.

One milestone that often gets overlooked, however, is their first trip to the dentist!

Parents everywhere know that teething can be one of the most daunting parts of raising an […]

By | July 23rd, 2018|Children|0 Comments

What are the oral issues associated with mouth breathing in children?

“Your child is a mouth breather.”

Wait… what?

For some parents, hearing these words leads to many questions.

What does that even mean?

Isn’t that normal?

What’s the issue here?

Mouth breathing is when one breathes through the mouth instead of the normal […]

By | August 17th, 2017|Children|0 Comments
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