Early decay detection and prevention
Establishing healthy oral care habits
Strong, healthy teeth and gums
Early preventative pediatric dental care is essential to your child’s oral health and protects them from decay from the sign of the first tooth. Making your child’s first dentist appointment can be challenging for both you and your child, so it’s important to choose the right dentist to help ease your fears and jump into oral health.
Pediatric dentists serve an essential function in helping you maintain the overall health and wellness of your child.
Pediatric dentists are always willing to educate both you and your child on how to keep teeth and gums healthy and strong and how to modify your diet for optimal oral health. Pediatric dentists can help instruct you and your child on the proper way of brushing and with regular exams, your pediatric dentist can help correct any bad habits along the way. Pediatric oral care is a great preventative measure for tooth decay, plaque buildup, gum disease and bruxism.
During your first visit with your pediatric dentist, the focus is usually education. Your dentist will want to know what oral care habits you are currently following and learn about any concerns you may have. Your dentist will examine and clean your child’s teeth if necessary and educate you both on the best ways to maintain a healthy smile. Oral care takes dedication and patience, and early visits to the dentist will get your child comfortable with maintaining their own oral healthcare routine. Schedule your child’s first dental visit soon and call us for your pediatric dental appointment. It’s never too early to focus on oral health.