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Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics in Fayetteville and Bentonville

Back to Basics: Dental Emergency

October 22, 2018

How to Handle a Dental Emergency Dental emergencies occur in all places and it is wise to know how to respond in these situations to provide the best oral mouth care for your child. What is the difference between a dental emergency, a situation that may just require a scheduled visit, or just simple observation?…
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2nd Annual Hunt for the Golden Pumpkin

October 19, 2018

2nd Annual Hunt for the Golden Pumpkin For the next two weeks we will be having a special promotion called the Hunt for the Golden Pumpkin. Here is how it works: Our staff has painted over 70 pumpkins and will be hiding them all over NWA in kid friendly areas. If you find one of…
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Delta Dental Smiles & MCNA Dental programs for ARKids!

October 18, 2018

Dental Programs for ARkids Find out what is covered under your new plan with Delta Dental Smiles for Kids or MCNA.  There are changes coming to the ARkids Dental Programs. We want to help you make this transition as easy as possible, please review some of the changes and if you have any questions, please…
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Back to Basics: Good Snacks Vs. Bad Snacks

October 13, 2018

Good Snacks Vs. Bad Snacks There are so many snacks to choose from for your child. At Pediatric Dental Associates and Orthopedics, we encourage our patients to choose healthy snacks that will not only provide good nutrition, but will also promote good oral health care. We never want to take the fun out of being…
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How to Prepare Your Child for their First Dental Visit

October 5, 2018

How To Prepare Your Child For Their First Dental Visit   When Should I Bring My Child to the Dentist? The AAPD recommends that after a child has turned 1, they should be seen for their first dental visit. The point of this appointment is to help your child become use to the dentist and…
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PDAO’S Tips for Preventing Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

March 6, 2018

SOMETIMES, BEDTIME CAN BE a real struggle, and a bottle might seem like an easy solution. Unfortunately, putting a baby to bed with a bottle of milk or juice does more harm than good, because the easier bedtime comes at the expense of the baby’s oral health. Keeping those baby teeth healthy is crucial so that…
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The Way You Eat Fruit Matters For Your Teeth

May 30, 2017

FRUIT IS AN ESSENTIAL element of a well-balanced, healthy diet. It is an excellent source of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, and eating it on a regular basis helps boost your immune system and reduces your risk of illness and chronic disease. There are a lot of ways people get their fruit, however, and when it comes…
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Celebrating our Mothers

May 9, 2017

WE WANT TO TAKE A MOMENT TO RECOGNIZE an important figure in all of our lives—our mothers! We’re grateful for all of the time, attention, and care our mothers provide for us throughout our upbringing and beyond. The positive impact they have is immeasurable and we want to express what they mean to us this…
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Seasonal Allergies? Take care of your smile…

March 21, 2017

SPRING IS ON THE HORIZON and we couldn’t be more excited! Chirping birds, blooming flowers, and warmer weather are just a few of the things we look forward to when spring comes around. We have to admit though, there is one thing about the season that’s not particularly appealing, and that’s allergies. Be Aware Of These…
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Our Doctors

Pediatric Dentists

Tonya R. Triplett, DDS
Jerry L. Sanders, DDS
William P. Tompkins, DDS
Karen A. Green, DDS
Garrett W. Sanders, DDS
Matthew S. Killingsworth, DMD

General Dentists

Courtney S. Smith, DDS
Leah S. Jennings, DMD
Valerie Q. Rockacy, DMD

Orthodontist

Jason M. Landers, DDS, MS