An Ounce of Prevention is worth a Pound of Cure!

Why are your regular dental check-ups so important? You may have heard when someone gets a cut that after it heals the scar tissue will be stronger than normal tissue.  So, it would fairly logical to think that after a filling or crown is placed on a tooth, that tooth will be stronger.  Can a […]

Tooth brushing for your child

Today, as your caring Federal Way Dentist, we focus on the brushing habits of your fiercely independent 4-6 year olds!  At this age, your child will want to brush their teeth on their own.  However, they, simply, do not have the coordination or patience quite yet to do the job right.  They will acquire these […]

Infant and Toddler Dental Care

As your family dentist in Federal Way, Dr. Lee and her team have the great privilege of seeing many families with young children.  Nothing brightens our day more than seeing a little one smile or hearing their little laughs! Dental care for infants and toddlers is so very important, and what many people do not […]

National Children’s Dental Health Month

Many of you may not have known, but the month of February is designated as National Children’s Dental Health Month.  The team at Avalon Family Dentistry feels it is vital to make EVERY month Children’s Dental Health month!  There have been so many amazing advances in children’s dentistry, that when children come in early and regularly […]