Thumb Sucking

How harmful is this habit & how can Gainesville Children’s Dentists Help? Thumb sucking is an exceedingly common habit found in a majority of children at some phase of their childhood. This behavior stems from a natural sucking instinct that gives babies a sense of contentment, calm, and security – feelings which can follow a young […]

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Dr. Cindy Greene Named Dentist of the Year at Healthy Hall Awards

Congratulations Dr. Cindy Greene A partner at BGW Dental Group, Dr. Greene was recognized for her compassion and contributions to oral cancer patients and named Dentist of the Year. The Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce’s inaugural Healthy Hall Awards of Excellence Program spotlighted the significant impact Cindy Fulenwider Greene, DMD, has had on the healthcare […]

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Child’s First Dental Visit

Major Child Milestone! As most of us remember, going to the dentist for the first time can be extremely exciting, but also scary. Many children feel grown up and are excited about the stickers, toothbrushes, and “cool” stuff they receive, but many also fear the tools that go into their mouths or stories they have heard. Since […]

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Objects Caught Between Teeth

Food Stuck Between Your Teeth? Here Is What You Should Know It’s common for small objects to get caught between your teeth or your children’s teeth. Getting an object trapped between your teeth can be annoying and awkward until it is dislodged. If you get food stuck between your teeth, you can use floss or […]

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Children’s Orthodontic Treatment

Choosing the Time to Make an Appointment Many parents wonder when the best time is to seek children’s orthodontic treatment. While it may not seem like a dental emergency, bad bites, also known as malocclusions, can begin to develop at 2 to 3 years of age, but typically, children should be examined by a dentist or orthodontist […]

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