Manuel Castillo, DDS
Board Certified Pediatric Dentist

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Way to Protect Your Teeth on Halloween

Tuesday October 30, 2018

Ways to Save Your Smile on Halloween with Your Kid’s Dentist Office in San Antonio   Parents around the nation may be worried about the amount of candy that they’ll have to keep away from their children come Halloween night, but there is a positive side to this spooky and sweet holiday. Instead of doing […]

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Common Dental Injuries in Sports

Friday September 28, 2018

As the weather changes, kids, teens, and adults alike are shifting into a new season of sports. Our athletes participating in football, field hockey, soccer, and other potentially aggressive contact sports are all at risk for several kinds of injuries, including dental. According to the American Dental Assistants Association, 5 million Americans lose teeth in […]

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Brushing Habits to Break

Wednesday August 29, 2018

Brushing your teeth has become a staple in your routine since you were a child, working every day to maintain a strong and healthy smile. Your pediatric dentist in San Antonio, Dr. Castillo, understands that there are some habits you can easily fall into, especially ones that you may not even notice are harmful! Thankfully, […]

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Prepare Your Smile for Vacation

Tuesday July 31, 2018

When you begin planning a vacation, it’s hard to focus on what needs to be done before you head off for ultimate relaxation. Before you go, we believe that having a peace of mind about your smile is important, so you can fully enjoy your trip without worrying about cavities, tooth pain, and any other […]

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Men’s Oral Health Awareness

Saturday June 30, 2018

See how Your Pediatric Dentist in San Antonio Shares Awareness about Men’s Oral Health Oral and dental health is important for men and women alike, but there are differences between them that can put one or the other at a higher risk for certain issues like cavities, gum disease, and other common dental problems. According […]

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Maintain Dental Care on Vacation

Friday May 18, 2018

Helpful Ways to Maintain a Healthy Smile on Vacation from Your Pediatric Dentist in San Antonio When you’re getting ready for a vacation, you have countless things on your mind – the places you’ll go, the people you’ll see, the food you’ll eat – that you don’t always remember the important items to pack like […]

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April is National Facial Protection Month

Friday April 27, 2018

Have you ever watched a high-action sport and seen a tough collision or a player in pain? While much of their uniforms include protective gear on their legs, arms, and head, there is one important piece of equipment that should never be ignored or forgotten and that is a mouth guard. Your kid’s dentist in […]

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Foods that Can Brighten Your Smile

Thursday March 29, 2018

Integrate These Foods Suggested by Your San Antonio Pediatric Dentist for a Healthier Smile When it comes to your dental care and its relationship to food, we commonly find many lists of some of your favorite meals that aren’t good for your smile. It can be discouraging to note all the delicious and tasty foods […]

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Breastfeeding and Tongue/Lip Ties

Wednesday February 28, 2018

Having difficulty nursing your baby?  Call your Pediatric Dentist in San Antonio!   Nursing Blues In recent times, as we have become more aware of the benefits of breastfeeding, some mothers have found that it does not always come as easily as expected. Puzzled mothers who look for answers from their PCP may often receive […]

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WE HAVE CONVENIENT EXTENDED HOURS

We understand that parents, at times, are unable to take care of their children’s dental needs during regular business hours. That’s why we are happy to offer services on Saturday morning and have an extended day on Wednesday until 7pm.