What Happens If You Lose a Baby Tooth Too Early?

As a parent, you know exactly what to do if your child skins a knee or gets a splinter, but when they come to you with a knocked out tooth, it’s hard not to panic! As a pediatric dentist in Brooklyn, we see a lot of kids with baby teeth that are knocked out. While this can be traumatic for …

When Should a Child Start Going to the Dentist?

Ask friends and family members when you should start taking your child to the dentist and you’re likely to get a number of different answers. There’s even debate among dentists and pediatricians about the topic! Fortunately, there’s not any debate among the American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the American Academy of Pediatrics—each of these organizations recommend …

Pediatric Dentist vs. Family Dentist: Which Is Best for Your Children?

If you’re looking for a dentist for your little one, you may wonder why you can’t just bring them to your own dentist. After all, a family dentist treats the whole family, right? While it’s true that many dentists in Brooklyn treat patients of all ages, it’s a good idea for children to see a pediatric dentist. Here’s why. All …

How to Find a Good Pediatric Dentist

Finding a good pediatric dentist in Brooklyn or any big city can be difficult. While in a smaller town or suburb, you might not have many options, here, you’re faced with so many choices it’s hard to know where to start! We hope that you’ll agree that our very own Dr. Liza Idelchik at A&R Advanced Dental Group in Brooklyn …