kids dental

Tips for a positive dental visit for kids

Bringing your child to the dentist can be a positive experience if you prepare them.   What to expect at your first dental visit The first few visits to your local Penrith dentist is about getting your child comfortable. They meet the dentist, sit in the chair and look at our dental equipment.   Typically…

crooked teeth

What Causes Crooked Teeth in Children?

Overall, crooked, misaligned teeth are very common in children and adults. Baby and permanent teeth can come in crooked for a variety of reasons: Baby teeth can be too small, or too large to fill the gum space allocated to them. Childhood behaviours such as thumb sucking, pacifier or bottle use, mouth breathing, or prolonged…