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yuri a.

Dr. Nguyen has really showed me how he cares about his patients. He tried reaching me in different ways to explain to me why I was in pain. He has proven to me that every situation is different and his staff is very friendly and nice! I will definitely go back whenever I get the chance.

Monica G.

Wow I am so impressed by the wonderful service that I have received from these guys. Amy has been so wonderfully helpful and just a great person in general. The dental assistance are great but Eliza truly cares about her patients. I truly believe that this group is very well organized and happy doing the work that they do. Dr. Nguyen must be great to work for because the happiness of the staff truly shows it.

Robert b.

the receptionist was kind and courteous in getting me signed up in my dental plan and how it work and it coverages. the technician was very pleasant and the dentist was very informative in the process and dental work i wanted to have done and the correct way to proceed.

Evan w.

Excellent service and environment. Dr Nguyen and his staff do an amazing job. Everything went quick and painlessly, my cleaning was top notch, and my whitening went flawlessly. Highly recommend.

theresa N.

Dr. Nguyen and his staff are very attentive and friendly! I highly recommend! They also use updated tools and machines it seems.

latoya h.

Complete the new client application before you go. It's on their website! Xray and cleaning....I was out in 50 minutes

Foods Your Child Should Avoid for Healthy Teeth

Foods Your Child Should Avoid for Healthy Teeth

In addition to making healthy food choices, you still need to ensure that your child is brushing their teeth twice a day and flossing once a day. Visiting the dentist every 6 months for a dental cleaning and checkup will allow us to prevent the formation of cavities and catch decay early on. Contact us at Willow Pediatric Dentistry today for a dental cleaning and checkup with Dr. Sam Alzayat.

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Explaining The 5 Most Common Causes Of Bad Breath In Children

Explaining The 5 Most Common Causes Of Bad Breath In Children

Bad breath (halitosis) can sometimes indicate oral health issues, but in some cases, it’s nothing to worry about. Wondering what the most common causes are of bad breath in kids, and what you can do to help? Read on and get all of the details from the team at Willow Pediatric Dentistry.

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Why Does My Child Have Swollen Gums? What You Should Know

Why Does My Child Have Swollen Gums? What You Should Know

Kids of all ages may have swollen gums at some point, and while this issue isn’t always a cause for concern, it’s a good idea to know what may be causing swollen gums, and whether or not you should see a dentist about it. 

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Why Are My Child’s Teeth Discolored? The Top 5 Causes Of Discolored Teeth

Why Are My Child’s Teeth Discolored? The Top 5 Causes Of Discolored Teeth

As a parent, you keep a close eye on your child’s health and well-being. But what if you notice that one or more of their teeth looks discolored? What could this mean? Should you be concerned? Read on, and the team at Willow Pediatric Dentistry will discuss the top 5 most common causes of discolored teeth in kids.

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Autism Awareness Month

Autism Awareness Month

At Willow Pediatric Dentistry, we know that most children don’t have dreams of getting their teeth cleaned, so getting them comfortable with their dentist is incredibly important. For children with autism, this is even more important. Fortunately, Dr. Sam and the rest of our team have years of experience treating children with special needs of all kinds. This month, we’re reaching out to our community to spread awareness about autism spectrum disorder, and how we approach dental care for those affected with it, because every child deserves a healthy smile.

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Why Are My Child’s Baby Teeth Coming In Crooked? What You Should Know

Why Are My Child’s Baby Teeth Coming In Crooked? What You Should Know

Most kids will get their first tooth when they’re about 1 year old, and they’ll have all 24 of their baby teeth when they’re about 3 years old. If you’re a new parent and your child is teething, though, you may be concerned if their baby teeth look crooked. Is this a big deal? Does it mean something’s wrong? Should you do anything about crooked baby teeth? Find out now in this blog from Willow Pediatric Dentistry.

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Halitosis in Children: How To Help Your Child's Bad Breath

Halitosis in Children: How To Help Your Child's Bad Breath

If your child has bad breath, you may be wondering how to deal with it, and whether or not bad breath indicates any serious oral health issues. So in this blog from Willow Pediatric Dentistry, we’ll discuss what bad breath (halitosis) might mean for your little one, and give you some tips and advice to help you improve their oral health.

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What If My Child Knocks Out A Tooth?

What If My Child Knocks Out A Tooth?

It’s every parent’s nightmare. Your child comes in from playing outside or from the sports field, their mouth is bleeding, and they’re holding a tooth that got knocked out. What do you do? 

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Tips for Preventing Cavities In Kids – Keep Your Little One’s Mouth Healthy

Tips for Preventing Cavities In Kids – Keep Your Little One’s Mouth Healthy

Worried that your little one may be prone to developing cavities? Here are a few quick tips from Willow Pediatric Dentistry that can help you keep your child’s mouth healthy and protect their teeth from decay. 

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How Thumb Sucking Affects Your Child’s Bite

How Thumb Sucking Affects Your Child’s Bite

Thumb sucking is a very common habit for infants and young toddlers. But is it bad for your little one’s bite if they continue to suck their thumb? Find out everything you need to know about thumb sucking and its effect on childhood oral development from Willow Pediatric Dentistry. 

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Top Toothpastes For Kids – How To Pick The Best Toothpaste For Children

Top Toothpastes For Kids – How To Pick The Best Toothpaste For Children

Wondering how you can make sure you protect your child’s oral health? Choosing the right toothpaste and encouraging consistent brushing is one of the best steps you can take. Read on to see how you can pick out the best toothpaste for your child.

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Do Sippy Cups Cause Crooked Teeth? Separating Fact From Fiction

Do Sippy Cups Cause Crooked Teeth? Separating Fact From Fiction

A sippy cup is a parent’s best friend once kids stop using a bottle. With a sippy cup, your child can drink water, juice, milk, or any other beverage without you worrying about cleaning up spills. But while the convenience of a sippy cup is great, these cups can cause some serious developmental issues with your child’s mouth if they’re used incorrectly. Let’s discuss everything you need to know now. 

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Tongue Ties and Nursing Mothers – The Most Common FAQs

Tongue Ties and Nursing Mothers – The Most Common FAQs

If you’re a new mother, you may be concerned about tongue ties in your child. A tongue tie is an abnormally thick band of tissue which attaches the tongue to the bottom of the mouth. It can restrict proper movement of the tongue in your infant.

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How Do I Take Care of My 2 Year Old's Teeth? Proper Oral Hygiene For Toddlers

How Do I Take Care of My 2 Year Old's Teeth? Proper Oral Hygiene For Toddlers

Oral care is different at every stage of your child’s development. So if your kid has just hit the “terrible twos” and you’re not quite sure how to care for their newly-erupting teeth, you’re in the right place! In this blog from Willow Pediatric Dental, we’ll discuss oral care tips for two-year-olds in detail. Read on, and learn everything you need to know.

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What Is The Difference Between A Dentist And A Pediatric Dentist?

What Is The Difference Between A Dentist And A Pediatric Dentist?

If you’re looking to take your child to a dental office for the first time, you may be wondering what the difference is between a “general” or “family” dentist, and a pediatric dentist. What type of dentist is right for your child and your family? In this blog from Willow Pediatric Dentistry, we’ll explain everything that you need to know. 

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Welcome to Willow Pediatric Dentistry! 

Welcome to Willow Pediatric Dentistry! 

Dr. Sam is a people-person and he loves developing relationships with families while he helps maintain carefree smiles. As a dentist of over 15 years, Dr. Sam has extensive experience and he knows how to communicate effectively with both children and adults. Dr. Sam is a father himself, so he knows that there is nothing more important than your child’s health

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