When should your child have their first dental examination?
We recommend you take your kids to their first pediatric dentistry examination after the eruption of their first tooth. Pediatric dentistry aims to prepare your child for a healthy and cavity-free life. Therefore, your child needs to be introduced to the dentist before cavities or other problems arise.
The first dentist visit is essential in making your kids aware of their oral health.
In clinic in Istanbul, be sure that our pedodontist will develop a relationship of trust with your child.
From an early age, children must be aware of their dental hygiene and should be washing their teeth daily.
To prevent caries, our dentists may apply sealants or fluoride treatments to protect tooth enamel and reduce the risk of developing caries.
Dental sealants are a preventive method applied to children’s teeth; if your kids are prone to caries, sealants are a perfect solution to protect permanent teeth for a long time.
It prevents cavities, and it is essential to help your child maintain a healthy smile for life. With your dentist’s help, you can quickly identify the ideal amount of fluoride your child needs. In case of mild fluorosis, the dentist injects resin that he infiltrates into the tooth’s enamel to fill the cavities formed by fluorosis.
A pedodontist’s responsibility is to prevent and treat all dental issues.
What increases the risk of caries for children?
In most cases, cavities are developed due to poor hygiene. Thus, it could be caused by other factors such as: