James A. Forester, DDS Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
620 California Boulevard, Suite G, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 592-2020

Coastal Pediatric Dentistry Blog

Your Pediatric Dentist Explains How to Purchase Your Child’s First Toothbrush

September 20, 2017

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A little girl brushing her teeth.Your little one’s first teeth have arrived! It’s an exciting time as they learn to enjoy and navigate new foods. It’s also a confusing time, as you have to figure out how to care for these new teeth. Dentists recommend cleaning your infant’s gums with a gentle cloth prior to the first tooth erupting, and then begin brushing your child’s teeth as soon as they arrive, but what kind of brush should you use? Here are some tips from your pediatric dentist on finding the right first toothbrush.

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5 Healthy Tips With Your Pediatric Dentist in San Luis Obispo

January 20, 2017

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5 easy tips from your pediatric dentist in San Luis Obispo. It’s a new year, which means one thing to many people: New Year’s Resolutions. Since you’re a parent, you get to make resolutions for your little ones as well. You want everything to be better for them in 2017, but their health is probably your top priority. One simple way you can help is by having them take better care of their teeth. What are a few little things that could make a big impact on their smile this year? Here are 5 easy every day tips from your pediatric dentist in San Luis Obispo, Dr. James Forester.
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A Strong Start with Your Pediatric Dentist in San Luis Obispo

January 17, 2017

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The benefits of visiting your pediatric dentist in San Luis Obispo.

February is very special to us here at Coastal Pediatric Dentistry. While we love Valentine’s Day, that’s not the reason why. It’s actually National Children’s Dental Health Month, a time where parents and dentists alike take a little extra time talking about taking care of the Central Coast’s littlest smiles. In that spirit, we’re going to talk about how regular visits to their dentist not only helps your child’s smile that day, but all the days after. By bringing your little one to see their pediatric dentist, you’re taking a big step in helping them learn about why taking care of their teeth is so important.
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Holiday Tips with Your Pediatric Dentist in San Luis Obispo

December 15, 2016

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Holiday tips with your family dentist in San Luis Obispo.This time of year is when it’s great to be a parent. You grew up fantasizing about Santa Claus, and before you know it, you are Santa Claus (it’s OK, we won’t tell). It’s so fun to watch your kids get into the spirit of things and help decorate the house. It all pays off when they rush into the living room and their eyes go wide looking at the presents under the tree. It can also be easy to let their oral hygiene slide during the holidays. Now is when you’re supposed to enjoy all the candies, cakes, pies, and other innumerable goodies that come with the cold weather. It’s important to keep their teeth healthy, however, so here are a few seasonal tips from your pediatric dentist in San Luis Obispo. (more…)

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