Dental health begins in childhood. Children will need knowledge of caring for teeth now as a habit to avoid cavities for life. All teeth are subject to plaque, fed by foods like sugary snacks. Creating an acid that breaks down the enamel and allows cavities to form. The plaque can also harden into tartar, making it more difficult to keep teeth clean. So, what guidelines help children remain cavity-free? Read on for the lowdown.
Dr. Michael McDermott earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in both Chemistry and Biology from St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN. He followed his undergraduate degrees with a doctorate in dental surgery at the University of Minnesota, where he graduated with highest distinction.
Dr. Mike then furthered his dental education by earning a masters and certificate in Orthodontics at the University of St. Louis in Missouri.