Proper dental care is essential for everyone, but especially for children. Their developing teeth and jaws require special attention and care. And that’s exactly what they will get from us at Coldwater Family Dentistry P.C. Pediatric dental exams two times per year, along with teeth cleanings, are part of a comprehensive strategy for keeping your child’s teeth strong and healthy.
The first time that you bring in her or him, your child will become acquainted with our office, our equipment, our staff, and our pediatric dentist in Quincy. You and your child will be happy to see that our office is extremely kid-friendly. There is atmosphere of fun, and he or she will feel welcome. Our dental exam is focused on the detection of cavities. This is helped along with x-rays. The goal is first to prevent cavities, and if that’s not possible, then diagnosing one early, when it’s most easy to treat with a simple filling. A teeth cleaning eliminates all remaining traces of dental plaque and tartar, which are at the center of causing tooth decay and the resulting cavities. If your child is nervous about it, we will assure her or him that although the sound might be alarming, the process itself is not unpleasant. Kids are more practical than we give them credit for sometimes, and explaining that a teeth cleaning will make it less likely to need a filling will often be all it takes to make a convincing argument. Between visits, you can take the guidance and advice of our pediatric dentist in Quincy regarding at-home ways to make cavities infrequent guests. Tips on handling teething and how to brush and floss with the highest degree of effectiveness are also part of the bargain.
Set up an appointment for your child with our pediatric dentist in Quincy. Give him or her a head start on outstanding dental health.