Sedation Dentistry

Children who are severely anxious may need medication in order to receive the dental treatment they need. Dr. Higham will consider your child’s anxiety level, his or her ability to cooperate and the treatment required…

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Dental Fillings

A composite (tooth colored) filling is used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures or wear. The decayed or affected portion of the tooth will be removed and then filled with a composite filling…

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Sealants

When sealing a tooth, the grooves of your teeth are filled and the tooth surface becomes smoother — and less likely to harbor plaque. With sealants, tooth brushing becomes easier and more effective against tooth decay…

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Crowns

Crowns on primary (“baby”) teeth are typically made of stainless steel (for strength) and are silver in color. On most front teeth white crowns can be used…

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Spacers

The purpose of the space maintainers or “spacers” is to preserve the space for the developing permanent teeth…

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Preventative Orthodontics

Early identification and treatment of orthodontic problems can prevent more serious problems later in life. In addition, there are some conditions that are much easier to correct as the child’s mouth and jaws are actively growing..

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Athletic Mouthguards

A properly fitted mouth guard, or mouth protector, is an important piece of athletic gear that can help protect your child’s smile, and should be used during any activity that could result in…

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School Programs

We offer two school programs for pre-school and grade school aged children. The programs are designed to educate children about the importance oral health…

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