Sticky Candy Causes Big Problems

Sticky candy is the cause of a lot of dental problems - including some you probably wouldn't think of. The problem with sticky candy for kids is that it literally "sticks" all that sugar to the teeth and lets the bad oral bacteria have a free-for-all in your child's mouth. This leads to cavities … [Read more...]

Inflation Hits Tooth Fairy

Each year, the Visa credit card company performs a nationwide survey to discover how much money children receive for all those lost teeth. Inflation is really kicking in for our friend, the Tooth Fairy! It seems that kids in 2013 are getting an average of $3.70 per lost tooth. This is a 23% increase … [Read more...]

Back to School With Healthy Smiles

Where has the summer gone? It is almost back-to-school time and Rothfus Family Dental wants to remind you to send the kids off to start the school year with healthy smiles! We all know how busy the days get once the school year begins. Homework, sports and clubs seem to fill up whatever time is … [Read more...]

What is Damaging Your Child’s Teeth?

There is damage being done to your child’s teeth daily, even if they brush and floss every morning and night. It can be hard figuring out how to keep your children’s teeth and gums healthy when there is so much that can interfere with their oral health. That’s why we offer prevention and treatment … [Read more...]

Tips for a Cavity Free Easter Basket

Yes, you can make a cavity-free Easter Basket that your children will love. While we all agree that we love to dive into a  Basket that is overflowing with marshmallow Peeps, chocolate bunnies and all sorts of other sugary treats we know that eating too much of this stuff is bad for our health and … [Read more...]