Helping Your Child Feel at Ease at the Dentist Office

Bringing your child in for their first dental visit early in their life is so they get used to being in a dental office and won’t get nervous. Once your child is older than two, depending on their temperament and personality, they might experience anxiety at the different sights and... Read more »

Fluoride Use

There’s long been a debate about whether or not fluoride is an effective, safe way to improve oral health. Through years of research and study, though, it’s been proven that fluoride has a ton of health benefits. Today, we’re going to walk you through why your child needs it, and... Read more »

Tricks for Making Tooth Loss for Kids Fun

Does your child feel nervous when they think about losing their baby teeth? If so, our dentist, Dr. David Suttie, has some tips for you! Fortunately, there are things you can do to help make losing baby teeth fun. The more fun you make it, the less trouble you might... Read more »

What is Dental Bonding?

There are a ton of different options for fixing teeth after they break. From crowns to bridges and veneers, it’s almost too hard to choose which method is best. However, Dr. David Suttie and the team in Napa, California suggest that you take a minute to consider dental bonding for... Read more »

Why your Child Needs a Mouthguard for Sports

A lot of sports players use mouthguards these days, especially football players. But for any sport where there’s the chance for contact to the mouth, our team at Dr. David Suttie Dentistry For Children in Napa, California highly encourage your child to wear a mouthguard. There are a lot of... Read more »

The Oral Hygiene Instructions You Need to Care for Your Toddler’s Smile

Our dentist, Dr. David Suttie, strongly encourages you to take proper care of your toddler’s smile. This means you need to help your toddler keep up on oral hygiene. Oral hygiene is vital for a top-notch oral health and smile. So, to help your toddler clean and care for their... Read more »

What You Need to Know About When Your Child Suffers From Bruxism

When children grind their teeth, the parents tend to cringe at the sound and worry about their children’s little chompers. If you’re one of these parents, then our dentist, Dr. David Suttie, would be happy to tell you all about bruxism, which is another name for teeth grinding. The more... Read more »

What You Should Know About Pediatric Dentistry

Now that you have your new baby, your long and distinguished career as a parent has begun. Apart from finding your baby a regular pediatrician, you will also need to choose a pediatric dentist. Until your baby’s first tooth arrives, there are some things you can do to make sure... Read more »

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay and Your Child

Having a child depend on you is a huge responsibility. With it comes many cares, concerns and questions, many of which have no specific answer. Luckily, when it comes to teeth, there are answers. Let’s look at a common concern--Baby Bottle Tooth Decay-- as well as what to do to... Read more »

Oral Hygiene: Tips to Keep Your Kid’s Smile in Top-Notch Condition

If you want your kid to have a strong and healthy smile and oral health, then there are things you need to do on a regular basis to clean and care for their teeth and gums. Our pediatric dentist, Dr. David Suttie, would be happy to teach you all about... Read more »