Orthodontist vs. Dentist for Invisalign

Can I Get Invisalign From My Dentist? Do I Need To See An Orthodontist? Invisalign may be an excellent option to straighten your smile or repair minor bite alignment issues such as an overbite or underbite in Frisco, Little Elm, or The Colony. Is it, nevertheless, necessary to consult an orthodontist? Or can you just … Read More

Ask the Frisco Dentist a Question

There are so many myths out there about dentistry and Dr. Kallam is here to answer any questions and to set the record straight. We are looking to our patients for questions or anyone really who has concerns about their own teeth. What is your Question for the Dentist? Ask Dr. Kallam questions concerning general … Read More

Your Guide To Preventing Tooth Decay In Young Children

Every aspect of your child’s health is important. This includes their teeth and gums. In order to live a healthy and happy life, proper dental care is a necessity. Despite the need for appropriate oral care in young children, tooth decay is the most common disease they face. Yes, tooth decay ranks higher than asthma … Read More

Milestones Child’s Dental Development

You remember all the big moments. Like the first time they crawled across the living room floor, their first word, and of course, the very first time you held them in your arms. There are other big moments to be mindful of though – and they all have to do with your child’s dental development. … Read More

Caring For Your Toddlers’ Teeth

One of the important milestones in your child’s development is having his or her first tooth. It is always exciting to see that little white tooth popping out of your baby’s gums, not to mention it adds a hundred cuteness points. It also marks the stage when you know you can almost start feeding your … Read More

Do Cavities Found in Baby Teeth Need To Be Filled?

The great thing about baby teeth: they fall out. This fact has caused many parents and caregivers to relax a little when it comes to the tooth and gum care of their child. Often a cavity in a baby tooth is not seen as the end of the world…. and it isn’t. Not exactly, anyway. … Read More

The Link Between Neglect & Tooth Decay In Children

Good health is vital… especially when it comes to the health of your children. They rely on you day after day. As a parent, it is your responsibility to protect them from harm and take care of their oral hygiene. So, it’s time to ask yourself: are their teeth and gums healthy? Have you been … Read More

What To Do When Your Child Needs an Emergency Dentist

Life isn’t perfect. Every now and again, things happen that you don’t anticipate. It may be that you locked the keys in your car or that you forgot to pay your credit card bill on time…. or maybe your child has an accident and knocks out a tooth or cuts a gum. When things happen … Read More

Don’t Neglect your Child’s Teeth

It is just as important for a child to have regular dental checkups as it is for adults. Children must learn proper dental hygiene at an early age in order for them to develop good habits later on. In addition to regular brushing, they should visit a pediatric dentist to ensure their teeth and gums … Read More

How Parents Can Establish Healthy Dental Habits At Home

Parents are teachers. Their guidance will show children the difference between right and wrong. It also ensures that their children establish healthy habits. This makes it especially important for parents to focus on proper dental hygiene. It is a vital part of a child’s overall health. Without it, children become susceptible to serious issues like … Read More