Browse by Page
Connect on Social Media
Find us in your mailbox?
Click here to view our mailer

2505 Larkin Rd #102
Lexington, KY 40503

(859) 277-7721

Mother and daughter hugging


Your Resource for All Things Oral Health

At Brewer Family Dental, we believe knowledge is power, so we place a strong emphasis on patient education. The more you know, the more power you have to make good decisions for your oral and overall health. Most folks don't know just how much the two are related! Follow along on our blog for bi-monthly articles, fun facts, tips and tricks for keeping your smile healthy and beautiful for life.

Posted March 27, 2024 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Kevin Brewer

Signs Your Child May Have a Dental Problem

Examining your child’s mouth isn’t easy! Their bone structure is still developing, and they might have difficulty opening wide—if they don’t, you’ll probably need a flashlight and a dental mirror for examination.  Your Lexington dentist, Dr. Kevin Brewer is equipped with a comfortable dental chair for them to lean back in, an illuminating overhead light, […]

Continue Reading »
Posted September 27, 2023 / Blog, Dental Health, Dental Technology
Dr. Kevin Brewer

Life Hacks: One Simple Way to Protect Your Child’s Smile

Did you know that sports-related injuries are the leading cause of emergency room visits for children and teenagers between the ages of 12-17? For children between the ages of 5-14, recreational activities (e.g., riding a bike) account for an estimated 3.2 million emergency room visits.  With statistics like these, it’s no wonder parents want to […]

Continue Reading »
Posted July 27, 2023 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Kevin Brewer

Can My Child Skip Visits to the Dentist?

You may think of our team at Brewer Family Dental as part of your child’s defensive line keeping them safe from gum disease and tooth decay, but we’re also myth-busters! You’ve probably heard one of the most common misconceptions we have to challenge: dentistry isn’t important until after children lose their baby teeth.  The truth […]

Continue Reading »
Posted July 13, 2023 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Kevin Brewer

Teens & Tobacco: Know the Risks

Today, Dr. Kevin Brewer of Brewer Family Dental wants to give teens the bottom line about tobacco use: there is no such thing as a “safe” or “safer” tobacco product. Every tobacco product contains nicotine in varying amounts—and not only is nicotine addictive, but it can also harm the brain. (Many people don’t realize the […]

Continue Reading »
Posted June 13, 2023 / Blog, Dental Health
Dr. Kevin Brewer

What Are Maxillary Teeth?

The upper teeth formed along the maxillary jawbone are called “maxillary teeth” and include the top incisors, molars, premolars, and canines. Dr. Kevin Brewer shares more information about maxillary teeth below. Understanding the role of the upper teeth and caring for them properly is important in the fight against bacteria and infection in gum tissues […]

Continue Reading »
Posted April 13, 2023 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Kevin Brewer

Oral Hygiene for Families on the Go

Today’s families seem to be busier than they were in the past—lots of homework, extracurricular activities, and hopefully, some quality time spent with the family. Here are a few ideas from Brewer Family Dental to make consistent oral hygiene a little more convenient: Brushing teeth in the shower:  as hard as it is to get […]

Continue Reading »
Posted January 27, 2023 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Kevin Brewer

The Smoking Gun: Tobacco & Oral Health

They say not everything natural is good for you. Nature has many poisons that humans have experimented with and learned the hard way to avoid. Tobacco is a popular plant that we’ve learned can really do a number on your health. Using tobacco is a personal and communal practice that can be really hard to […]

Continue Reading »
Posted November 27, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Kevin Brewer

No Tradesies: Packing Mouth-Healthy Lunches for Kiddos

Breakfast is always being touted as the most important meal of the day—and for good reason! It’s important for families to kickstart their day with nutrients that will help them power through school, work, socializing, sports, homework… does anyone else feel exhausted just thinking about it all?  The right foods in your child’s lunch can […]

Continue Reading »
Posted November 13, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health, Patient Care
Dr. Kevin Brewer

4 Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay in Children

As a parent, you only want what’s best for your little one. Whether you’re a new mom navigating the waters of caring for your firstborn, or a seasoned pro ready to start your own family softball team (sorry neighbor kids, all positions are filled), preventing tooth decay in kids is never an easy feat.  Because […]

Continue Reading »
Go to the Top of the Page
Accessibility Options