Oral Health

Pediatric Dentistry

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What is Pediatric Dentistry?

The best dental care is preventative care. Seeing a pediatric dentist while your child is young helps instill good oral hygiene habits in your child and detects oral health issues early before they become more complex. Our pediatric dentists recommend children see the dentist after their first tooth comes in. While it might be surprising, teeth are susceptible to cavities and decay at any age. Starting your child's dental care while they are young helps make sure there aren't any surprises with their oral health later on down the road.

Benefits of Pediatric Dentistry

While you can certainly take your child to the same dentist you see, there are many benefits to having your child see a pediatric dentist.

  1. Reduced Fear & Anxiety - Our team is trained to work with children specifically and has many methods at the ready to help ensure your child is comfortable and calm during their visit.
  2. Children Focused Team - We are well-versed in spotting discomfort and pain signals in children and have the knowledge and skill needed to ease your child's discomfort and make sure that their treatment is pain-free and effective.
  3. Warm, Welcoming & Fun Environment - We love getting kids excited about visiting the dentist! Our entire team is dedicated to making the office feel warm, welcoming, and fun. From fun decor in the waiting room to greeting you and your child with a smile the moment you walk through our doors, we are passionate about making visiting the dentist a fun and positive experience for your child.

Why is Seeing a Pediatric Dentist Important?

While general dentists can certainly treat your child as a patient, our pediatric team is specifically trained in children's dentistry techniques, treatments, and procedures. So not only can we make sure your child is receiving the best possible oral health care, but we can make visiting the dentist a fun and positive experience for your child.