Archive for November, 2014

Children’s Dental Center Gives Back To Northern California Communities This Holiday Season

Offices Give Away $50 Target Gift Cards Throughout The Month Of December SAN JOSE, Calif. — Children’s Dental Center is giving back to the communities surrounding their San Jose and Sunnyvale offices by giving away $50 Target gifts card this holiday season! Patients are encouraged to check in to any of their offices on Facebook […]

Can Poor Oral Health Lead To Lower Grades?

Poor Oral Health Can Mean Missed School, Lower Grades Poor oral health, dental disease, and tooth pain can put kids at a serious disadvantage in school, according to a new Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC study. (Source: http://dentistry.usc.edu/2012/08/10/poor-oral-health-can-mean-missed-school-lower-grades/) “The Impact of Oral Health on the Academic Performance of Disadvantaged Children,” appearing in the […]

Planning Ahead For A Healthy Holiday Mouth

It’s unavoidable. The Holidays are right around the corner, as can be seen by the abundance of holiday décor going up in the stores. Traditional holiday recipes are starting to float around online, and the buzz is starting about what the favorite, most coveted children’s Christmas gifts will be this year. Talk shows and magazines […]

Animal Dental Trivia

        Animals have pretty interesting teeth! Some are similar to humans, and some different. How do yours compare? Check out these fun animal dental facts! The mammal that has the most teeth is the long snouted spinner dolphin with 252 teeth. Dogs have 42 teeth while cats have 30 teeth. Aardvark teeth […]

Can My Child Eat Candy With Braces?

Halloween has come and gone.  Your child received more than enough candy.  Your child has braces.  Can they eat candy?  SHOULD they eat candy?  If they do eat candy, what’s the best way for them to take care of their teeth to ensure their teeth stay healthy and strong?  Don’t worry –Children’s Dental Center found […]

Enter The Thanksgiving #CDCFallForSmiles Contest!

We’re giving away a $50 Ralph’s Gift Certificate, just in time for Thanksgiving!  Just tell us what makes you smile this Fall using the hashtag #CDCFallForSmiles on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram and you’ll be entered to win!  Contest runs through Friday, November 21st!