Pediatric Dentistry

Our pediatric focused doctors have special training in helping anxious children feel secure during dental treatment.

Pit and fissure sealant

Dental sealants (also termed pit and fissure sealants,or simply fissure sealants)are a dental treatment intended to prevent tooth decay.

Fluoride varnish

Fluoride is effective in preventing cavities and tooth decay and in preventing plaque from building up and hardening on the tooth’s surface.

Composite Restoration

Dental composite resins are types of synthetic resins that are used in dentistry as restorative.

Pulpotomy/Pulpectomy

A Pulpotomy is the removal of a portion of the pulp, including the diseased aspect, with the intent of maintaining the vitality of the remaining pulpal tissue by means of a therapeutic dressing.

Preventive Orthodontics

Preventative orthodontics focuses on the elimination of factors, which if left uncorrected, would result in a worsening of the malocclusion. One example would be space maintenance due to premature loss of deciduous teeth, most commonly the canines and molars.

Habit Breaking

Persistent thumb-sucking is considered a bad habit in children as it may affect the development of the teeth.

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WHY A PEDIATRIC DENTIST?

In addition, our lively office is specially designed for children and incorporates games, books, movies and toys during their dental care.

Our staff members have a special love for both children and dentistry, helping to put your child at ease in a caring, fun and safe environment during their dental care. We will help teach your children the proper way to take care of their teeth, but just as important, that going to the dentist can be fun!

Pediatric dentists are specially qualified to care for and protect your child’s oral health in the same manner that pediatricians are trained to meet a child’s medical needs. Pediatric dentists have an additional 2-3 years of training in university pediatric facilities in addition to four years of dental school and four years of college study.

This training focuses on how to care for the unique behavioral aspects of children, make them comfortable and how to care for special needs children.

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