Babies and toddlers spend a lot of time with bottles, sippy cups and pacifiers. Since their new teeth are just erupting, it’s important to use these items carefully to avoid introducing unnecessary amounts of sugar and bacteria into their mouths for large amounts of time. Below are some ways you can avoid baby bottle tooth decay in your children. If you are looking for pediatric dental care in Rensselaer, Indiana, or have any questions for our dentist, please give Jordan J. Balvich, DMD, PC a call at 219-224-3213 to learn more.