Frequently Asked Questions

Jamboree Dentistry is a pediatric dentistry practice in Houston that provides care that meets today’s most demanding pediatric dentistry needs. Do you have questions regarding the dental services we can provide for you and your child? Browse the Jamboree Dentistry frequently asked questions here.

Jamboree Dentistry FAQs.

General Jamboree Dentistry Questions

Can I accompany my child into treatment rooms?

Does Jamboree Dentistry see adults?

What kind of specialists does Jamboree Dentistry offer?

How do I make an appointment?

My child is terrified of the dentist. How can your office help to ease my child’s visit?

Do you see pregnant women?

Does Jamboree Dentistry force children to take X-rays?

Does Jamboree Dentistry use a papoose board?

What kinds of sedation do you offer?

Dental Payment Questions

Do you have payment plans?

What type of insurance plans do you take?

If I don’t have insurance, what would my out of pocket expense be?

Does Medicaid cover braces?

Pediatric Dentistry Questions

Why do my teeth bleed when I floss and brush them?

I have a toothache. When should I go in?

How many minutes are we supposed to brush our teeth for?

My child is grinding their teeth at night. Is there anything I can do?

Can my child go back to school the same day that treatment is done?

What should I do if my child falls and knocks out a permanent tooth?

What is a root canal and does it hurt?

What is the difference between oral sedation and general anesthesia?

Is oral sedation and general anesthesia safe for children?

What is the difference between a pediatric dentist and a family dentist?

What should I do if my child has a toothache?

How safe are dental X-rays?

How can parents help prevent tooth decay?

How often does my child need to see the pediatric dentist?

Are thumb-sucking and pacifier habits harmful for a child’s teeth?

Pediatric Orthodontics Questions

When should I start braces?

Can I get braces if I am missing teeth?

How long does most orthodontic treatment last?

Can I get braces if I have crowns or root canals?

I lost my retainer. What can I do to prevent my teeth from shifting?

If I wear extra rubber bands, will that speed up my treatment?

My child has a wire poking their cheek. What do I do?

Is it OK to drink soda pop when I have braces?

Baby Dental Care Questions

Can I bleach my baby’s teeth?

Is it possible to have a root canal on a baby tooth?

At what age does my child start to lose their first teeth?

What should I use to clean my baby’s teeth?

When should I take my child to the dentist for the first check-up?

When does my child need to start flossing?

Are baby teeth really that important to my child?

How can I prevent decay caused by nursing or “baby bottle decay”?

Toothpaste: when should we begin using it and how much should we use?

What are baby bottle caries?

More Jamboree Dentistry Questions

Questions about Tooth Loss

Questions about Sealants

Questions about Mouth Protectors

Questions about Diet and Cavity Prevention