A Parent’s Guide to a Healthy Child

How Nasal Breathing is Essential to Health

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Did you know that nasal breathing is essential to your child’s health? Starting proper breathing habits now can exponentially improve your child’s quality of life and prevent improper facial and speech developments from occurring.

We’ve created this guide to help you ensure your child is on the path to a healthy life. In this guide, you’ll explore:

  • The common health issues children face today and how they may be related to sleep-disordered breathing
  • Signs and symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing in your child
  • How your child should be breathing
  • Tips to improve sleep-disordered breathing and overall quality of life for your child

Ready to put your child on the path to good health?


Dental cleanings (prophylaxis)

Normally recommended every six months, This professional service reinforces the home-care oral health regimen of brushing and flossing and gives our team an opportunity to locate areas in the mouth that may need special attention.


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We look for signs of cancer or precancerous conditions in your mouth. The goal of oral cancer screening is to identify mouth cancer early, when there is a greater chance for a cure.


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Low radiation option to look for areas of decay or pre-decay in between your teeth.


Fillings

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Fluoride strengthening treatments

Naturally occuring fluoride can be used to strengthen tooth enamel and prevent weakened areas from turning to cavities.  Sometimes it can even reverse cavities!


Periodontal treatments

Periodontal disease is bad for your entire health!  Treating it every three to four months can help with chronic health issues.


Sealants

Protective tooth colored layer over deep grooves can help to prevent cavities when teeth first erupt in the mouth by sealing out plaque and bacteria.


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Gentle removal of a tooth that cannot be samed, a tooth extraction can get you out of pain or prevent infection.


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A tongue-tie can impact feeding, speaking, sleeping, chronic pain, and a whole host of other issues!

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303.732.8909
13701 W. Jewell Ave, Suite 101
Lakewood, CO 80228