Braces For Children: What You Need to Know!

Around a third of children around the world need orthodontics braces! Most parents want their kids to have a beautiful sparkling smile when they grow up! A smile more like a Hollywood smile. Indeed, beautiful smiles come from healthy beautifully aligned teeth too! If you are wondering: What is the best age to get braces for a child or whether …

Take a healthy smile back to school

It is back to school season in Dubai and I am sure you have a long to-do list of everything your children need to start this new school year, from new shoes and backpack to pencil cases and uniforms. But here is my question: Have you made a to-do list of what is required to give them a healthy smile …

Broken Tooth – Toddlers and Kids: Bumps, Lumps and falls- What Parents Need to Know

Kids can be very clumsy sometimes with what they eat, how they walk and how they play. Depending on their age, especially toddlers they might lose balance when walking and fall. If you have a child, you know what I am talking about here: You know that they will find the most creative way to fall on their mouth or …

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Summer Heat and Summer Sweets

Sweets cause cavities and Kids LOVE sweets. In Hot summer days of Dubai, do you ever wonder what sweets to give your littles ones that won’t harm their teeth and create cavities? Are you also facing the challenge of replacing processed sweets with natural and healthier options? The Solution The best way to go is to replace processed sweets and …

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Eid Mubarak: Eid and it’s sweet attack on your child’s teeth

Eid is an amazing time to celebrate with family and friends. After the long hours of fasting during the holy month of Ramadan for Eid El Fitr or Eid Al Adha and all its festive celebrations: it is time to splurge, go full out and enjoy the delights and sweets that Eid can offer. Right? Unfortunately, whether we would like …

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What is the suitable toothpaste for your child?

What is the suitable toothpaste for your child? Organic or non-organic, that is the question! Choosing the right toothpaste is very important when it comes to having healthy teeth for your amazing little ones. Some parents choose the toothpaste based on the flavour and packaging design instead of the ingredients of the toothpaste. The trick is: ingredients do matter! Here …

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Brushing Teeth with Braces

How to take care of your child’s teeth with Braces: 3 Tips to success! Does your child have braces on? Do his/ or her braces make your child’s teeth look yellower? Do you feel the need to constantly remind your child to brush after food! We understand how frustrating braces can be sometimes. On the one hand we need braces …

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Watch: Ramadan Tips to Have Healthy Smiles

Ramadan is back! What a beautiful time of year to celebrate the holy month and keep beautiful healthy teeth! What are some of the top tips for maintaining a healthy oral hygiene routine during Ramadan for you and your little one? Oral hygiene during the holy month of Ramadan does not differ from your routine dental hygiene- don’t forget bacteria flourish when we don’t brush …

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Oral Care and Health in Infancy! Really? Dr.Yasmin Kottait

How to care for your infant’s oral health? Some of the most important questions I get asked in my children’s dental clinic are: Really? I need to clean my child’s mouth so early?! Why is taking care for your infant’s oral health important? How can I care for my child infant’s oral health? When should I start giving my child …

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Why Should My Child floss? ‎All you need to know!

Why Is Flossing Important? When should a child start flossing? How should I floss my child’s teeth? My child’s gums bleed when I floss- what should I do? How do I teach my child to floss? These and many more questions we get asked a lot in our pediatric dentistry clinic. Here is why flossing is super important even for …