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Calcium and Your Child’s Oral Health | Children 1st Dental & Surgery Center | Mesquite, TX

Calcium and Your Child’s Oral Health

Calcium is a mineral that we often associate with strong bones. Often, we don’t give much thought to whether or not we, or our children, are getting enough of this powerful resource. When we’re serving milk and other products that are enriched with vitamin D, it’s easy to believe that there is plenty of bone-strength …. Read More »







Extraction TX

When Extraction is the Only Option

At Children 1st Dental & Surgery Center, we understand the desire to save every last baby tooth possible. Yes, these teeth will fall out at some point. However, it is ideal that they fall out in their own time, not as a result of dental disease. Prioritizing preventive care and early treatment, it is our hope …. Read More »








Pediatric Dental Care TX

Long-Term Benefits from Pediatric Dental Care

Parents invest in their children’s future in some different ways. Money may be set aside for college. Time may be invested teaching children to read and write and speak different languages. Most people do not immediately recognize dental care as an investment into the future. The teeth that we so lovingly care for are going …. Read More »







Sealants TX

In Praise of Dental Sealants

Parents take care of their own teeth as best they can by brushing and flossing every day. On top of self-care, parents also fill in for their children in the area of oral care and so much more. Making sure that children do not suffer the pain of cavities can be a big task, even …. Read More »







Gum Health: It Matters for Children, Too! | Children 1st Dental & Surgery Center | Houston, TX

Gum Health Matters for Children, Too!

Most parents realize that it is important to begin oral care early in the life of their children. But just what does that mean? We often discuss the benefits of brushing and flossing and healthy eating habits for children, but there is more to it than that. It takes a bit of know-how to keep …. Read More »








Crowns for Kids Restore Function and Aesthetics | Children 1st Dental & Surgery Center TX

Crowns for Kids Restore Function and Aesthetics

Historically, severe dental problems in children have been treated with stainless steel crowns. Dentists didn’t have many if any, other options for some time. Recently, though, pediatric dentistry has been fortunate to evolve into a new era of form and function. Why would there be a need for another option? Because, while structural support is …. Read More »









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Dallas – Fort Worth Locations


Mesquite Location2690 N. Galloway Ave.
Mesquite, TX 75150
Phone: (972) 279-1200
Fax: (972) 279-1203

Grand Prairie Location3055 W. Bardin Rd. #400
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
Phone: (214) 412-1500
Fax: (214) 412-1510

Houston Locations


Houston South Location8545 Gulf Freeway
Houston, TX 77017
Phone: (713) 944-7700
Fax: (713) 944-7701

Houston West Location8700 S. Gessner Dr. # 200
Houston, TX 77074
Phone: (713) 270-0700
Fax: (713) 270-0701