Cavity Prevention

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Cavities? How Many Does Your Child Have?

M.K. asks from Chicago

I have a 4 year old with 17+ cavities, have you ever heard of anything like this? If so, what was the "procedure" to get them filled?? We have a second opinion on Fe...


Why Do We Fill the Cavities on Baby Teeth???

H.X. asks from Los Angeles

So my 5 year old has a few cavities, they dont hurt, but we went to the dentist and he NEEDS to get them filled... WHY?? they dont hurt, they're gonna fall out anyway...


Cavities- Novacaine or Gas

M.S. asks from Tampa

My 6 yr old has 2 cavities. The dentist has suggested using gas, which is not covered by insurance. In addition, I am leaning towards novacaine because it may encou...


DD, Cavities, DH, and What to Do

K.B. asks from Detroit

Our daughter, 6, just went into the dentist a few weeks ago for a routine check-up and cleaning. X-rays showed what they told me looked like a couple of small caviti...


3 Year Old with Cavities

A.T. asks from Los Angeles

My three year old needs fillings for her cavities. She's so scared of getting her teeth cleaned, her pediatric dentist recommended intravenous sedation. If your kid...


Cavities in 4 Year Old

D.P. asks from Raleigh

My son had a dental pre-screening yesterday, and the dentist said that, from just looking in his mouth with a flashlight, that there are 2 obvious cavities, and that ...


Cavities in 4 Yr Old

J.E. asks from Philadelphia

My daughter has had tooth problems since they came in.Her front teeth came in stained and she had her first cavities filled on them when she was two.She never had a b...


4 Year Old with Cavities

C.B. asks from Washington DC

I am looking for other mother's experiences with the filling of cavities in children. I took my son to have it done and the whole experience to me seemed ridiculous (...


Filling Cavities in Baby Teeth?

T.S. asks from Los Angeles

According to our pediatric dentist, my five year old daughter has two cavities. One on the bottom left and one on the bottom right between the only teeth that are cl...


Gummy Vitamins and Cavities

M.M. asks from Chicago

Gummy vitamins are the only treats my toddler looks forward to. I don't give him lot of chocolates, juice etc. He loves these vitamins but his dentist tells M. gummie...