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Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics in Fayetteville and Bentonville

Top Five Dental Questions

September 19, 2019

You Asked. We’re Answering. Here are the top 10 most frequently asked questions: Watch the Video below to hear our top questions answered in Spanish. 1. What age should I start bringing my child to the dentist? This one always seem to shock most parents, because the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) actually recommends…
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Non-Nutritive Oral Habits

September 4, 2019

Non-Nutritive Oral Habits

Non-Nutritive Oral Habits Learn with Dr. Garrett about non-nutritive oral habits and what those tendencies can mean for your child’s future dental health! So, what is considered a non-nutritive sucking habit? A non-nutritive sucking habit means that a child is placing something whether it be a pacifier, blanket, fingers, toys, etc. in their mouth without…
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Orthodontics: Braces, Invisalign & All the Things!

August 30, 2019

Orthodontic

Orthodontics: Braces, Invisalign & All the Things! This week we are going to share with you some basic information about orthodontics like what age your child can start being seen for orthodontic services, what happens during the first initial consult, and other services we provide!  All of our recommendations fall in line with the American…
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4 Ways to Stay in a Healthy Routine with your Kids

August 20, 2019

Kid at School

Start Your School Year Off Right As school is starting back up and your family is trying to get back into the routine of things, we want to share some tips and tricks about how you can start establishing a healthy routine with your kids! It is important to set standards early, so here are…
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5 Ways to Partner with Your Child’s Teacher

August 6, 2019

Teachers

How To Partner With Your Kids Teacher For A Successful School Year August is here, and that means back to school! So, this week we have a special guest, Mr. Derek Ratchford, who is a teacher at Sonora Middle School, and he is going to share five tips about how you and your child can…
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The Importance of Hydration

July 30, 2019

Hydration

The Importance of Hydration As we approach some of the highest temperatures of the year, we want to share with you about why hydration is important for your overall health and for your mouth. Our hydration motto here at PDAO is: brush, floss, hydrate, and repeat! No matter what activities you are participating in this…
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Patient Pool Party

July 26, 2019

PDAO Swim Party

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT! PDAO PATIENT POOL PARTY As a thank you to all our incredible patients who have helped us get where we are today, we will be hosting a patient pool party Thursday, August 8, from 7:15-9:15 p.m. at the Rogers Aquatic Center to celebrate our 20-year anniversary with you! Tickets are free and they…
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Farewell Dr Tonya!

July 10, 2019

Farewell Dr. Tonya

FAREWELL, DR. TONYA! 20 YEARS OF SMILES! We are celebrating our 20 years of service this year! June 1st of 1999, Dr. Tonya opened this practice in NWA. Since then we have grown, served more children in NWA, and even have a second location in Bentonville! With all of that, we have some sad news:…
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Trying out the Latest Electric Toothbrushes with JJ & Lex

June 25, 2019

Electric toothbrushes

Tryout the latest electric toothbrushes with JJ & Lex   Pediatric Dental Associates & Orthodontics had two special visitors for a special task: Trying out the latest kids electric toothbrushes. Here are their reviews of the following electric toothbrushes based on functionality and fun. Please note: Some of these brushes have replaceable heads or must…
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Summer Bucket List

June 18, 2019

Summer Bucket List

SUMMER BUCKET LIST WHAT TO DO! Here is a short list of things to do this summer! With summer in full swing, camps and vacations have already started. We understand that not everyone can travel. So, we want to offer you some ideas of things that can be done during the day, during the evening,…
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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