How to Help Your Child Through Important Dental Milestones

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, so it’s a good time to stop and examine the progress of your child’s dental health. From the time a baby’s first teeth erupt until the appearance of their wisdom teeth, keeping a child’s dental care on track will affect not only their smile and oral health but […]

Steps for “Brushing Up” Your Child’s Oral Health

A memorable childhood should involve care-free moments with an abundance of laughter. During these crucial formative years, parents provide training and instructions for their kids—which will influence them for a lifetime. This even includes how parents place the value of up-keeping their teeth and gums. Little Teeth are Important Too! Essential building-blocks for physical, social, […]

Set Your Child Up For A Lifetime of Healthy Teeth and Gums!

Did you know February is National Children’s Dental Health Month?  Our kid-friendly Federal Way dental practice enjoys teaching children to LOVE the dentist.  In today’s blog, Dr. Lee answers some of parent’s top questions about caring for their little ones’ teeth.  This will help you set your child up for a lifetime of healthy teeth […]

Don’t Forget Sport Guards on Your Back-To-School Checklist!

It’s that time of the year again – time for kids to head back to school!  No doubt you’re busy helping them prepare for the new school year by working your way down your “back-to-school” checklist – binders…check, pencils….check, cool new outfits….check.  But is your checklist missing something crucial for your kids’ safety? If your […]

Chart showing how baby teeth grow in and their importance.

Baby Teeth-They Fall Out, So Why Are They So Important?

Dr. Josephine Lee is Federal Way’s favorite family dentist!  To celebrate Children’s Dental Health Month, here are some key facts about baby teeth. When your child is born, all 20 baby teeth are already there, just waiting for their big day.  Those baby teeth will begin to emerge starting at about 6-8 months(sometimes sooner) through […]

Navigating Halloween While Keeping Your Health In Mind

The fun day of costumes and candy is upon us.  Your Federal Way dentist, Dr. Josephine Lee, wants to offer your some tips so you can enjoy today and navigate Halloween while keeping your health in mind. Not all candies are created equal.  You are always best off picking good, old-fashioned chocolate bars.  Chocolate bars […]

Early Childhood Cavities

How To Prevent Baby Teeth Cavities Your Federal Way Family Dentist, Dr. Lee wants to take a moment to stress the importance of your child’s “baby teeth”.  Many people still think that baby teeth are not very important since they fall out, and if they get cavities, it is alright.  However, children need their baby […]