1. Sedation Dentistry for Children in Wilmington

    Many children suffer anxiety during dental visits, that’s why pediatric dentists offer sedation dentistry for them to feel comfortable and relax. Gentle Touch Smiles For Kids in Wilmington specializes in sedation dentistry for children for them to receive proper oral care and their safety as a top…Read More

  2. 4 Super Foods for a Mouth Healthy Superbowl

    The Superbowl is equal parts football and food. For most of us, it’s a time to gather with friends and family to observe a great game, and overindulge on tasty treats. But, a lot of the big-game snacks aren’t healthy for your body or your teeth. This Superbowl, try adding these foods to the cele…Read More

  3. Help Your Child Brush Their Teeth with these 4 Tips

    Tooth decay is the most prevalent disease affecting children under the age of five, yet it is almost entirely preventable. By brushing twice per day for two minutes at a time, children can significantly reduce their chances of getting a cavity, and help themselves earn a healthy adult smile. However…Read More

  4. Four Keys to Avoid Cavities in 2017

    1 – Brush Twice Per Day Avoiding cavities begins with proper, routine oral care. The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry advises that everyone brushes their teeth twice per day, for two minutes each session. By brushing for the proper amount of time, you help ensure that you are cleaning all o…Read More

  5. The Worst Holiday Food for Teeth

    The winter holiday season is upon us, and with it comes a slew of seasonal treats that make our taste buds sing – and our teeth sting! Unfortunately, some of our favorite holiday foods can wreak havoc on our teeth. Below, we cover some holiday treats that are terrible for teeth. Peanut Brittle Pea…Read More

  6. 8 DEC 2016 The History of Fixing Broken Teeth

    Dental crowns – or sometimes called dental caps – are prosthetic devices places over broken teeth to strengthen and improve their appearance. Crowns are used to prevent weakened teeth from fracturing, as teeth replacements, or to cover a root canal, dental implant or a weak tooth. Crowns help ke…Read More

  7. Participate in our Halloween Candy Buyback and Support our Troops!

    Operation Gratitude annually sends upwards of 200,000 care packages filled with food, entertainment, hygiene, and handmade items, plus personal letters of appreciation to members of our armed forces to say “Thank You” to all who serve. Our dental practice is proud to participate in this operatio…Read More

  8. How to Find the Perfect Toothbrush for Your Child

    One of the most important tools in your child’s mouth-health arsenal is their toothbrush. Often overlooked and under considered, it is vital that you take the time to buy the right toothbrush for your child. Below are some smart shopping guidelines to consider when buying your child’s next tooth…Read More