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The Best Way to Look after Children’s Teeth

Does my child need to visit the dentist every six months? Interestingly, children’s teeth tend to decay at a faster rate than adult teeth. So it is important for children to visit the dentist regularly to keep an eye on … Continue reading

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What is the BC Dental Fee Guide and how does Kits Family Dental work with it?

What is the BC Dental Fee Guide? In the province of BC, the British Columbia Dental Association (BCDA) produces a suggested fee guide yearly for over 1,400 specific dental treatments. The fees contained in the guide are only suggestions; BC dentists … Continue reading

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What Does Drinking Coke Do to Your Teeth? – Kids Experiment Showing Effects of Tea, Vinegar, Cola

Ok, the irony isn’t lost on us to be reposting an article on teeth science from a blog named Bonbon Break.  It works though, this blog is chock full of interesting and engaging posts on many aspects of parenting. What … Continue reading

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Best Dentists in Vancouver for Pulling Baby Teeth

Occasionally young children can be stubborn – and so can their baby teeth! If you have a child who has some baby teeth that are long overdue to fall out, they may need to be pulled. Even though most kids … Continue reading

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Using a Pacifier Harms Teeth – True or False?

There has long been debate, often quite intense, on whether using a pacifier harms teeth or not. Keep in mind that there are definite pros to using a pacifier. Some babies and toddlers love to use them, as pacifiers can … Continue reading

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How to Choose a Kids Dentist in Vancouver

Pros of Taking Your Child to a Kids Dentist: One of the biggest pluses of taking your child to a kid’s dentist over a regular dentist is that they are practiced and rehearsed in working with children. Because of this, … Continue reading

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Preschool and Kindergarten Tours of Dental Offices

At Kits Family Dental, we believe in prevention, and we believe that reaching out to kids is one of the best ways to get kids excited about oral care. Dr. Mak, Dr. Iwagami and Dr. Sam love to teach toddlers … Continue reading

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Why does my 3 year old need xrays taken?

Answer: 3 year olds usually have all their baby teeth erupted. The molars in a 3 year old are now touching. Xrays allow the dentist to look between the molars, which cannot be seen when just looking in the mouth. … Continue reading

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Help! My kid’s teeth looks like a shark’s!! Are they healthy teeth? Kits Family Dental answers!

My kid’s teeth are emerging in multiple rows!! Are the teeth healthy? Baby teeth are supposed to fall out as adult teeth erupt, but it doesn’t always happen in that order.  Sometimes, adult teeth grow in before the baby teeth fall out, … Continue reading

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Help! My kid HATES brushing teeth – what can I do? Kits Family Dental answers!

Q. My kid hates brushing teeth with a burning passion, and nothing I do seems to work. Do you have any tips? A. It is so common for patients to say that their toddler HATES brushing teeth.  They are at a stage where … Continue reading

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