What is Pediatric Dentistry?

What is Pediatric Dentistry?

Apr 12, 2018

Pediatric Dentistry is a specialty Dentistry focusing and Kids Dental help. GoodLife long oral health begins with taking care of our teeth and gums while we are children. From preventive care to emergency help to orthodontics screenings, Dr. Peter Yao and his professional staff at Rossland Landing Dental Care of Ajax provide pediatric dental services to children in the Ajax area.

What does Pediatric Dentistry consist of?

Pediatric dentistry Ajax are much like general dentist dental services for adults. Preventive Services include regular dental cleanings and exams, as well as Dental carry screenings and dental sealant application. Parents can also receive counseling on preventing poor habits that negatively affect dental health such as using a pacifier or thumb sucking, or consuming unhealthy sugary snacks. In addition to preventive services, emergency care for dental injury such as knocked out or fractured teeth that often occur during youth sports play are also provided. Early screenings are also performed to determine if orthodontic services may be needed when the child is older.

When should I bring my child in for their first appointment?

Dr. Yao, our Royal College of Dental Surgeons board-certified dentist, recommends that children be brought in for their first dental appointment at the age of 3. During their initial appointment, dental caries risk assessments will be performed as well as detection for any signs of concern and counseling for any bad habits affecting dental health the child may have is also provided if needed.

Dr. Yao and his friendly professional staff at Rosland Landing Dental Care work too hard to provide comfortable, kid friendly service two families in the Ajax area. If you have children ages 3 and over in need of a dentist, Dr. Yao wants to be your preferred dental service provider. Contact our ajax dentist  to schedule an appointment for your children today.


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