Austin’s Best Parks

There are many things to do and places to see when in Austin. Tourists and locals alike have a lot to look forward to. Here are seven of Austin’s best parks: Pease District Park Arguably the best park in Austin, this spot is a favorite of joggers and picnickers. This is mostly because of its […]

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Best Mexican Restaurants in Austin

When you feel hungry, you can never go wrong with the right Mexican food. It’s simply a matter of choosing where to get the best fajitas and tacos in town. Being the state capital of Texas, Austin is home to fine restaurants that can surely solve your Mexican cravings. Here are the best Mexican Restaurants […]

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Best Hiking Trails in Austin

Not known to many, Austin is actually home to several hiking trails that are worth exploring. These trails offer rough yet fun challenges that will bring out the fighter in you and breathtaking views that make you want to keep coming back. With the many trails nestled in the heart of the city, there is […]

Austin’s Best Festivals

Each year, Austin plays host to numerous festivals and events. This coming 2017, locals and tourists alike are gearing up for another wave of fun concerts and celebrations. Without a doubt, this place is a community for people who love to come together and find reasons to be festive. In fact, many foreigners go to […]

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Best Outdoor Movie Theaters in Austin

One of the more famous past times that locals in Austin love to do is watching movies in outdoor theatres. Nowadays, theaters of this kind are quite rare, so make sure to drop a visit if you happen to find yourself in Austin, Texas one day. 1. Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive in Location: 1901 […]

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Austin’s Best Nightlife

Having fun at night is never a problem for one of Texas’ biggest cities, Austin. The City of the Violet Crown is full of amazing bars, cafes, dance clubs, and everything else that come with a bit of booze – ok, maybe a lot. Whenever the night needs to brighten up, ATX is the right […]

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Teaching Kids About Cavities

An early introduction to good oral hygiene habits and positive dentist office experiences can help your child grow up to be less anxious about visiting his dentist, and more committed to keeping his teeth healthy. Watch this video for tips on teaching your kids about cavities. Also referred to as dental caries, cavities are the […]

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What to Expect at Your Child’s First Dental Visit

first year of life is full of new and exciting experiences. Your child’s first pediatric dentistry visit should also occur during this first year of life. If you are wondering what to expect during your child’s first trip to a pediatric dentist, keep reading for an overview of this stress-free process. Checking for Tooth Decay […]

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Kids’ Corner at Austin Dental Specialty Group

If your child experiences anxiety when visiting the dentist, it is wise to find a pediatric dentistry office that boasts a positive and welcoming environment to alleviate children’s stress. Furthermore, children who begin their lifelong dental health care at a pediatric dentistry office with sensitive staff and caring family dentists are more likely to form […]

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What to Expect During Root Canal Treatment

Root canals are extremely common treatments performed by dentists. Root canal therapy allows your dentist to save your natural tooth and prevent the spread of the infection that can result from its decay. Knowing what to expect during your treatment can help put you at ease while in the dentist chair. Preparing the Site Before […]

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Dental Sealants for Kids

Pediatric dentists see young patients with tooth decay every day. Factors like improper brushing and a diet high in sugars can cause kids to develop tooth decay early in life. Tooth decay in baby teeth can put kids at a higher risk for developing tooth decay in their permanent teeth. Watch this video to learn […]

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Caring for a Baby’s Dental Health

As a new parent, you probably have a long list of tasks to do. One of the items on that list should be making an appointment with your pediatric dentist for your baby’s first dental checkup. It is recommended that children see a children’s dentist within their first year of life. In addition to making […]

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Mouth-Healthy Snacks for Your Kids

Everyone should eat and drink healthy and wholesome foods to maintain proper health. What are the right foods for proper dental health, though? You can entice the whole family with some great snacks that will keep their bodies and minds feeling good, as well as strengthen and protect their teeth. Don’t be afraid to ask […]

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Removing Problematic Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth removal is a common practice in pediatric dentistry. Teenagers are often subject to wisdom teeth removal because this age is when the teeth typically erupt. As you see in the short video, wisdom teeth should usually be removed to avoid potential infections and pain. Dentists will often recommend wisdom teeth removal because there […]

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Meet Dr. Pedram Khosravian

Austin Dental Specialty Group is proud to have Dr. Pedram Khosravian on our team. Dr. Khosravian is an accomplished endodontist with years of experience in general dentistry, and in his passion of endodontics. Here is a brief look at the dedicated Dr. Pedram Khosravian. Dr. Khosravian earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine from Boston University’s […]

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Giving Your Child a Mouth-Healthy Diet

Do you want to ensure that your child maintains a healthy diet, but worry about cavity-causing hidden sugars? Pediatric dentistry warns that an improper diet can cause tooth decay and cavities in children. Read on for some tips to help you feed your children nutritious foods without wreaking havoc on their oral health. Read Food […]

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Reasons to Take Your Child to a Pediatric Dentist

Do you think it’s time to take your child for his or her first visit to the dentist? Pediatric dentistry encourages parents to take children to the dentist by the child’s first birthday, or whenever his or her first tooth comes in. After examining your child, the children’s dentist can then suggest a schedule for […]

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How to Protect Your Child’s Teeth

Pediatric dentistry encourages parents to begin maintaining their children’s dental health at a very early age. Such early dental care can go a long way in preventing potential problems when your child is older. Keep reading to learn more about how to protect your child’s teeth. Cut Back on Hidden Sugars Your child, like most […]

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Preventing Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Decay can start as soon as your child’s first teeth appear, so be sure to take your child to visit the dentist when those first teeth come in. Although baby teeth will eventually fall out, they act as placeholders for your child’s adult teeth. That’s why it’s important to keep them as healthy as possible. […]

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Give Your Child a Head Start on Dental Health

Teaching your child about proper dental hygiene from an early age will give him a head start when his permanent teeth begin to erupt. Caring for his baby teeth is important, especially in forming healthy habits, and later in childhood, keeping his permanent teeth clean must be made a priority. Continue reading and consult your […]

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What’s In Your Toothpaste?

Brushing your teeth, flossing each day, and visiting your dentist should be part of your dental hygiene routine, but what exactly goes into your toothpaste? Several ingredients play an important role in dental health. However, these ingredients only work if they’re used; family dentists recommend brushing twice a day for two minutes to properly clean […]

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Teaching Your Child about Good Dental Hygiene

Children learn best when they watch their parents and older siblings. When your child watches you care for your teeth, be sure to demonstrate the proper techniques and daily habits needed for good dental hygiene. Consult your dentist for more information on helping your child learn to care for her teeth, and consider the following […]

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Get to Know Pediatric Dentist Dr. Yoon Chung

Are you looking for a gentle and positive dental experience for your child? If so, look to pediatric dentist Dr. Yoon Chung. She believes in creating a healthy outlook on pediatric dentistry, especially for those too young to fully understand the importance of good dental health. Dr. Chung earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree […]

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Protecting Your Young Athlete’s Mouth

Children’s sports leagues are great for exercise and socialization, but they can make your dentist worry. Watch this video for tips on protecting your young athlete’s mouth. Whether your child plays a contact or a non-contact sport, it is still important to protect his or her mouth. Talk to your young athlete’s dentist about a […]