Tongue-tie Symptoms and Early Treatment for Infants

Date posted: June 17, 2019

What is tongue-tie, and how does a frenectomy work? Tongue-tie is a condition that restricts the movement of the tongue. The underside of the tongue is so tightly connected to the bottom of the mouth that movement and function become restricted. A common and probable example is a speech impediment, but many other symptoms pose Read More »

Does Your Child Need Orthodontic Treatment?

Date posted: July 12, 2018

Does Your Child Need Orthodontic Treatment? by Dr. Ryan Roberts In my house, learning to say “mama” or “dada” was closely followed by learning the word “cheese!” Taking pictures of our kids is so natural they learn how to pose before they learn how to walk. In all that picture taking, it’s impossible to remember Read More »

Kids Sports: Protection Is A Mouthful

Date posted: June 11, 2018

Check back next year for our annual Mouth Guard Day event and get your young athlete a free mouth guard. by Dr. Ryan Roberts Cheering on your favorite athlete from the sidelines is one of the most exhilarating and – okay, yes – stressful moments of parenthood. Your baby is out there having a great Read More »

New Midtown Office Coming Soon!

Date posted: May 7, 2018

On The Cusp Midtown is scheduled to open late spring of 2019. Sign up below to pre-book your appointment, and receive a notification when we’re officially open! On The Cusp is on the move! In order to better serve families and children throughout the Tulsa metro area, we are thrilled to announce On The Cusp Read More »

Meet Dr. Kelly Klontz, Orthodontist

Date posted: March 27, 2018

Meet Dr. Kelly Klontz, Orthodontist OTC: Hello Dr. Kelly! We’re thrilled to welcome you as the newest member of On The Cusp Pediatric Dentistry team. Can you tell us a little about why you joined the team? DK: I love treating kids and OTC needed an orthodontist. So it filled a niche! Now, it will Read More »

Painless, Drugless Laser Dentistry for Children

Date posted: February 1, 2018

  Painless, Drugless Laser Dentistry for Children: It’s here, it’s real, and it’s awesome. by Dr. Ryan Roberts Taking your kids to the dentist used to be about as much fun as…well…taking your kids to the dentist. They’re scared and afraid it will hurt. You’re scared and know it will hurt. Then there’s the recovery Read More »

Preventing Cavities and Decay

Date posted: December 21, 2016

  Above chicken pox, HFM disease, and even the common cold, tooth decay is the #1 disease of childhood. Cavities, decay, and tooth aches account for more missed days of school than any other than any childhood illness. Besides daily brushing and flossing, we recommend cleanings with fluoride treatment every six months to retain a Read More »

Choosing the Right Family Dentist

Date posted: October 17, 2016

  We get questions from friends and family members all the time on how to best choose a dentist for their children. The truth is: ALL CHILDREN NEED TO SEE A DENTIST. Two things you should know before choosing a dentist for your child: 1. Most general practicing dentists do not see babies, and for that, Read More »

When to Expect Your Baby’s Teeth to Come in

Date posted: July 29, 2016

Have you ever found yourself concerned about when your newborn’s teeth should be coming in? Patients often ask when they should expect the first teeth to appear. While the age range for teeth appearing varies, you can expect to start seeing teeth around 6 months of age. If your baby is 6 months and not showing any Read More »

The Best Way to Clean Your Baby’s Teeth

Date posted: July 18, 2016

  Many first-time parents often wonder about how to best clean their baby’s mouth. You might be wondering the same thing: how can I make sure my baby’s mouth is clean? When your baby is born, one of the very first things we do is feed them—you probably guessed how important that is! An easy Read More »