Braces for kids in South Florida.

Can Children Get Braces If They Still Have Baby Teeth?

  Yes. Baby teeth can be used strategically depending on the specific situation. All Phase I patients usually still have baby teeth.  Dr. Khakhria likes to use all the resources he can to get the best possible results.

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Straightening & Whitening Teeth Quickly

One of the questions we get often is how long it takes to straighten or whiten teeth. Straightening or whitening teeth on a time crunch, although not ideal, is a possibility! There are many people like brides, adults who have … Continue reading

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Dentist vs. Pediatric Dentist?

What is the difference between a dentist and pediatric dentist? Overall, a pediatric dentist is a dentist that specializes in treating children’s teeth and oral care. A dentist can treat all ages and has patients of all ages, but does not … Continue reading

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The Importance of Oral Health in Kids

How important is oral health in children and what is our role as parents?   The foundation for healthy permanent teeth throughout our life is laid during the first years of life. Poor diet and inadequate toothbrushing habits during the first 2 … Continue reading

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How Do You Brush a Baby’s Teeth?

Baby teeth may be small, but they’re important. They act as placeholders for adult teeth, provide what we need to adequately chew our food, and aid in pronunciation. Without a healthy set of baby teeth, your child will have trouble … Continue reading

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Jacaranda Smiles is proud to now offer our very own app for both Apple and Android devices! The app is FREE and can help you with the following: Keep track and request appointments! Check account status and make payments! Be … Continue reading