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Michael G. Wharton-Palmer, D.D.S.
1702 Arkansas Blvd.
Texarkana, AR 71854
Phone: 870-774-3278




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What causes tooth decay?

Four things are necessary for cavities to form — a ...

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Is space between child’s front teeth cause for concern

Usually, the space will close in the next few years ...

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How can I help my child through the teething stage?

How can I help my child through the teething stage? Sore ...

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What should I do if my child loses a permanent tooth?

First of all, remain calm. If possible, find the tooth ...

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When do the first teeth start to erupt?

At about 6 months, the two lower front teeth (central ...

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How do I protect my child’s teeth during sports?

A mouth guard should be a top priority on your ...

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How safe are dental X-rays?

With contemporary safeguards, such as lead aprons and high-speed film, ...

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Is my child getting enough fluoride?

Fluoride has been shown to dramatically decrease a person’s chances ...

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If my child gets a toothache, what should I do?

To comfort your child, rinse his/her mouth with warm salt ...

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When should my child start using toothpaste?

Do not use fluoridated toothpaste until age 3. Earlier than ...

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What are dental sealants?

Sealants are clear or shaded plastic applied to the teeth ...

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Is thumbsucking harmful for my child’s teeth?

Thumb and pacifier sucking habits that go on for a ...

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What is baby bottle tooth decay?

Baby bottle tooth decay is a pattern of rapid decay ...

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Why should my child see a pediatric dentist?

Pediatric dentistry is a dental specialty that focuses on the ...

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What age should my child first visit the dentist?

“First visit by first birthday” is the general rule. To ...

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How should I clean my baby’s teeth?

A toothbrush with soft bristles and a small head, especially ...

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