1. Is This Your Child’s First Visit With Our Pediatric Dentists? Learn More Here!

    No child likes the idea of going to the dentist. From the idea of scary drills and sounds to unfriendly dentists and uncomfortable chairs, kids often form negative opinions about their family dentist before they visit for the first time. If now is the time to schedule your little one’s first appointment, or you are in need of a new pediatric dental specialist, Alligator Dental of Texas is here t…Read More

  2. Wisdom Teeth – Teething for TEENS! by Dr. Shah

    It’s a bit crazy to think of teens and teething – but that is exactly what happens to many teens and young adults between the ages of 17-25 when their Wisdom Teeth erupt! I’ll shed some light on those 3rd molars that occupy the darkest corners of our mouth. History: Ancient humans used wisdom teeth to grind up hard foods that were difficult to digest. Since cooked meals arrived, humans have …Read More

  3. Protect Your Child’s Teeth This Summer With Sealants

    Summertime is already upon us, and many kids are out soaking up the sunshine and play time. While increased time outside of school can be a grand time, many parents find it difficult to maintain and enforce proper oral care. Summer activities are also loaded with sugary snacks and beverages, creating a considerable challenge for parents. If you’re worried about your little one’s smile this sum…Read More

  4. Our Pediatric Dentists Highlight Interesting Questions On Your Child’s Oral Health

    When it comes to your child’s oral health, they may have a lot of questions for you as their parents. Many parents are happy to answer these queries while others are stymied by how to respond. If your little one has begun asking a multitude of strange questions about their smile, now may be the perfect time to bring them to your local dentist for an exam and plenty of valuable information. Allig…Read More

  5. Is Chewing Gum Bad for My Child?

    As a parent, you want to ensure you’re providing the very best care for your children. From the shoes that they wear to the video content they watch, you’re in charge of creating an ideal foundation for a lifetime of success and happiness. When it comes to your child’s teeth, you may have a lot of questions and concerns. One question we hear often at our dental offices in San Marcos and Segu…Read More

  6. How Do I Care for My Child’s Teeth? Our Pediatric Dentists Highlight Your Top Tools

    These days, sugary drinks and highly processed foods have made it difficult for families to maintain proper oral health. When it comes to young children, it is vital to ensure the proper practices and precautions are in place to prevent a range of unhealthy consequences, including cavity growth and tooth decay. You are likely on this page because you are a concerned parent, which is understandable…Read More

  7. Discussing Baby Teeth With The Alligator Dental Team

    Baby teeth come and go, causing many adults and their children to pay little attention to proper pediatric oral health. However, whether your little one is just about to start teething, or they are already well on their way to developing an electrifying smile, it’s important to find the best dental care to ensure they are equipped with the best oral care. Not only will quality oral hygiene benef…Read More