Becoming the Tooth Fairy for Your Child

Is it time for you to become the Tooth Fairy? Are you trying to find ways to keep this tradition fun and new for your child? As you embark on this exciting, challenging and enjoyable adventure in your life, the only limitations on what you do are the lengths of your creativity. The myth of the Tooth Fairy is believed... read more »

The Myth of the Tooth Fairy

Like Santa Claus or the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy is a symbol of childhood. The Tooth Fairy exists in many cultures and across many religions. But where did the Tooth Fairy come from? Dr. Lund, Dr. Markham, and our team at Provo Pediatric Dentistry are happy to shed some light on the subject. The Tooth Fairy came to be... read more »

Tooth Disposing Traditions From Around The World

In America, Britain, and Canada, kids believe that the tooth fairy is the one who takes their baby teeth from beneath pillows and puts a quarter in its place. This myth is actually a very young one, originating in America at the turn of the 20th century. Learn about the traditions for teeth disposing we had before then, some of... read more »