Is My Child a Good Candidate for Nitrous Oxide Sedation?

October 4, 2023

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a child receiving nitrous oxide sedation

As a parent, ensuring your child’s well-being is a top priority and something that should always be on your mind, especially when it comes to their dental health! That said, dental procedures can sometimes be intimidating for young children, and it’s not uncommon for them to feel anxious or frightened about visiting the dentist. This is where sedation dentistry comes in handy—in such cases, nitrous oxide can be used as an option to ease your little one’s dental-related anxiety and make their experience in the chair much more pleasant. Continue reading to learn more about this option and to learn if your child might benefit from it!


Two-Year Molars and the Terrible Twos: A Guide for Parents

September 13, 2023

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Comedians, sitcoms, and parents have lamented “the terrible twos” for generations. You’ve undoubtedly heard stories about constant crying, mischief, and other frustrating behaviors, and some of these can be due to the stress of new teeth emerging. Teething is an unpleasant experience for a child, and the two-year molars are the last set of baby teeth to erupt. Here’s some information from your dentist about what a parent should know about making life easier while the two-year molars are emerging.


Welcome to Our Blog!

June 2, 2023

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From everyone here at HiFive Kids Dental & Braces, we’d like to welcome you to our blog! We hope to use this platform to reach our patients in a new way, and to provide you with unique tips, guides, and information about how to protect your child’s oral health.

If you’re unfamiliar with our practice, this post will give you some information about who we are, what we do, and what inspires us.