Dr. Crystal Walker ● Dr. Mariah Frazier ● Dr. Rebecca Parr
6943 West 37th Street North ● Wichita, KS 67205
New Patients: 316-747-4144
Current Patients: 316-613-2077

10 Fun Facts About the Tooth Fairy

added on: August 22, 2017
Tooth Fairy Day

Every year, the Tooth Fairy gets a day dedicated all to herself. In fact, she’s so great at her job, she gets two days of celebration, once on August 22 and once on February 28. At our pediatric dental office in Wichita, the legend of the Tooth Fairy is near… Read More…

What’s Occlusion and Should You be Worried About it?

added on: July 31, 2017
young girl in dental chair high fives dentist

You may have heard us talk about your child’s occlusion at her visits to our pediatric dental office in Wichita. Or perhaps your dentist has mentioned your own occlusion at your regular appointments. But what exactly are we talking about when we speak about occlusion? Is it something you should… Read More…

Difference Between Kids Toothpaste and Adult Toothpaste

added on: July 13, 2017
woman and toddler brushing teeth together

When it comes to choosing the right toothpaste, the number of options can be intimidating. There are various flavors, different formulas for different needs, and even some labeled specifically for kids. But is there really a difference between kids toothpaste and adult toothpaste besides the fun colors and characters on… Read More…

Dental Sealants for Kids: Cavity Prevention and Protection

added on: June 29, 2017
young girl in dental chair smiling

Did you know that teeth have deep crevices and grooves that are extremely susceptible to cavities and decay? This is especially true for kids. As a matter of fact, the American Association of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) estimates that a whopping 9 out of 10 cavities in school-aged kids form in… Read More…

Pros and Cons of Bottled Water: Is it Good For Your Child?

added on: June 22, 2017
rows of bottled water

These days you can’t go very far without seeing bottled water, whether you’re scanning the aisles at your favorite supermarket, cheering on your kids at their latest sporting event, or perhaps packing for a trip to your favorite vacation destination. Our pediatric dental office in Wichita wants you and your… Read More…

Silver Fillings vs. Tooth-Colored Fillings

added on: May 23, 2017
young boy in dental chair getting dental filling

Your child goes in for his routine cleaning and exam and his pediatric dentist in Wichita ends up finding a cavity that needs a filling (oh, no!). Now you’re faced with a decision — restore the tooth with a silver metal filling, or a tooth-colored composite on? It will probably… Read More…

All About Children’s Dental X-Rays

added on: May 15, 2017
male dentist discusses x-ray with girl in dental chair

We get asked a lot of questions at our pediatric dental office in Wichita, and we don’t mind answering them one bit! We believe that the more our patients’ parents know, the healthier their children’s smiles will be. One thing we hear quite often is wanting to know more about… Read More…

What’s a Frenectomy and Does Your Child Need One?

added on: April 27, 2017
woman asking question

There are times when the team at our pediatric dental office in Wichita may recommend a frenectomy for a patient. But we understand that many patients’ parents aren’t exactly sure what a frenectomy is and why one may be needed. So we decided that we should cover the basics to… Read More…

Top 4 Worst Easter Candies For Kids’ Smiles

added on: April 7, 2017
Easter candy

This time of the year, it’s nearly impossible to avoid the pastel packages of chocolate bunnies, gooey marshmallow chicks, and sugary sweet treats of all kinds. At our pediatric dental office in Wichita, we know how difficult it can be to limit your child’s intake of candy, especially during holidays… Read More…

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How to Handle Children’s Dental Emergencies

added on: March 23, 2017
dental emergency

No parent ever wants their child to experience an emergency of any kind, and dental emergencies can be particularly concerning and confusing. What’s the right thing to do? What shouldn’t you do? Don’t worry, our pediatric dental office in Wichita is here to help. Different Emergencies Require Different Care Not… Read More…

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