Growing a Healthy Child

Secrets from a Wise Old Doc

by William P. Smith Jr. D.D.S.



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 11/22/2016

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 202
ISBN : 9781480838741
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 202
ISBN : 9781480838758
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 202
ISBN : 9781480838734

About the Book

Raising a child is a parent’s most important job. But there’s a lot to learn and know. In Growing a Healthy Child, author Dr. William P. Smith offers a step-by-step reference guide starting at pre-pregnancy and going through eighteen years old.

From a dental perspective, Smith discusses a wealth of information about a variety of topics, including how to grow a:

  • healthy parent-child relationship;
  • healthy TMJ system;
  • positive sense of self-worth and self-esteem;
  • great smile;
  • mouth with no cavities and no need for shots, drilling, or fillings; and
  • healthy child.
  • In addition, Smith shares his knowledge about: dental emergencies, new orthodontic treatments for overall health, the airway and sleep, healthy jaw joints, posture, Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, dental insurance, and more.

    Filled with practical advice, Growing a Healthy Child offers a well-rounded resource to help parents promote their children’s health and wellness and provide the healthiest possible start to life.

    About the Author

    William P. Smith, Jr., D.D.S., graduated from the University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Dentistry in 1965 and has extensively studied child development, TMJ, sleep, and orthodontics. He raised four children and has treated countless child patients. Dr. Smith currently lives in Sedona, Arizona. This is his debut book.