About Our BPA-Free Fillings: Safe & Natural-Looking

Read our blog post to learn what a filling is and when it is needed. Dr. Ayala only uses BPA-free, natural-looking composite fillings to protect your child. Contact our pediatric dental office with questions about fillings and cavity prevention, or to schedule your child’s next checkup.

How to Make Brushing Fun for Kids

Looking for ways to make teeth brushing fun for your child? Our blog shares tips and tricks on creative ways to make brushing fun! Our pediatric dental team loves sharing fun oral health tips with families in San Antonio. Start good oral habits early with kids and schedule an appointment!

At What Age Should a Child Start Going to the Dentist?

You never want to rush your child to grow up, but it’s important to start taking them to the dentist early. At Sunshine Pediatric, we’re dedicated to helping your child achieve a solid foundation for a lifetime of good oral health. When Should Your Child Start Visiting The Dentist? You should be taking your child […]

How to Prepare Your Child for a Tooth Extraction

No matter your age, a tooth extraction can make you a little worried. This is especially true for little ones. But don’t worry! At Sunshine Pediatric Dentistry, our team works hard to ensure that everyone is at ease during your child’s extractions. We want to ensure that both your child and you are prepared for […]

Are Dental Sealants Effective?

It’s important to start protecting your child’s teeth as soon as possible. Dental sealants are a great way to give your child the best defense against bacteria and plaque. What Are Dental Sealants? Dental sealants are thin, plastic coatings placed on the chewing surface of back teeth to protect the teeth from bacteria and acids […]

What Are Baby Root Canals?

If your dentist recommends a root canal for your child, you might feel intimidated and naturally concerned for your child. At Sunshine Pediatric Dentistry, we only consider a root canal once all other alternatives have been carefully reviewed. Sometimes a root canal is the most effective treatment to save a tooth and prevent further dental […]