The American Dental Association (ADA) designates February as National Children’s Dental Health Month. Of course, at Kool Smiles every month is kid’s dental health month.
We are dentists committed to providing kids all across the country quality dental care. Keep reading to learn about Children’s Dental Health Month and how Kool Smiles participates.
This year, the ADA is taking aim at a major reason for tooth decay—sugar. Sugar combines with bacteria in the mouth and produces acid that eats away at teeth. So this year’s slogan is “Sugar Wars” and there are free flyers in English and Spanish for younger kids.
Here are some ways to help keep kids’ teeth healthy:
In the same way that you maintain your car or home to prevent damage and repairs, it’s important to keep up with your dental health. The sad fact is that much of what threatens our children’s dental health is preventable:
When we formed Kool Smiles in 2002, we decided to step in and help kids and families who had little access to dentists—type in your zip code to find one near you.
For Children’s Dental Health Month last year, we gave away toothbrushes and thousands of free lesson plans for teachers.
We love treating children—you’ll see the minute you walk in the door. Most of our offices have playgrounds, and parents are always welcome to accompany their kids back for treatment.
The most important thing about Kool Smiles is our quality of care. Over 97% of our patients would recommend us to family or friends. You can read their stories on our website.
Don’t wait for Children’s Dental Health Month—make an appointment at Kool Smiles right now by calling us.
Most dentist offices don't' accept Medicaid patients, or limit the amount of Medicaid patients they see. However, Kool Smiles accepts Medicaid and never limits the amount of patients who have…Read Full Article
The average cost of a teeth cleaning for patients without insurance is $82.08 for an adult and $61.14 for a child. But worry not — Kool Smiles is here to help! At Kool…Read Full Article
Kids may have reservations about braces, and as a parent, you may have concerns about the price. But rest assured, Kool Smiles is dedicated to offering affordable dental care. At…Read Full Article
The average cost of braces for children ranges from $3,000 to $7,000 depending on a number of factors—but there are many ways to cut down on the cost and keep you and your child smiling.…Read Full Article
Dental work isn't usually cheap, but having an insurance plan can help. Kool Smiles accepts a wide range of insurance plans and can help if you don't have insurance. At Kool…Read Full Article
When your child’s dentist suggests correcting your child's teeth with braces, you may be concerned about the cost of them. Even with insurance, the cost of braces can be higher than…Read Full Article
Are you wondering how much it's going to cost for your child to get braces? The answer usually depends on a few factors including what kind of braces your child needs, how…Read Full Article
If your child is embarrassed by the idea of wearing metal braces, they may have the option to wear braces behind their teeth, or lingual braces. This type of braces works…Read Full Article
If you've just found out that your child needs braces, you probably have questions regarding the cost. The average price of metal braces is anywhere between $3,000–$7,000. However, at Kool Smiles,…Read Full Article
Dry socket is a possible side effect of wisdom teeth removal. At Kool Smiles, we can treat your child’s dry sockets and help relieve any pain he or she might be…Read Full Article
So how much do braces for your child's teeth cost? Every parent knows that dental braces don't come cheap. There are different types of braces — the traditional metal braces most…Read Full Article