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Teething occurs when your child’s teeth break through the gum line. The process can cause them some discomfort. Teething is a difficult time for your child and for you. Below are some things to consider that might make the experience a little easier for everyone.

– If your child begins running a fever or has rashes that cannot be explained, he needs to see a healthcare professional as soon as possible.
– Teething symptoms include fluctuations in appetite and sleep patterns; fussiness, and an increase in drooling.
– If you are searching for safe and effective products to help your child deal with the pain and discomfort of teething, try using teething rings. Teething tablets should not be given to children under the age of two. Small spoons that have been chilled in the refrigerator, and gauze pads are acceptable treatment tools.

If your child needs additional treatment for teething, Dr. Vinh T. Pham and our team at Kirkwood Dental will help in any way we can. If you would like to schedule a visit to our office in Campbell, California, please call us at 408-378-8500. We look forward to brightening your child’s smile.