The most challenging part in dentistry is to treat / work on children. It is very important to over come their apprehensions & build their confidence. We at KDC have specialized team of doctors (Pedodontists) & senior dental surgeons who can fulfill the treatments needs perfectly.
Pediatric dentistry is the branch of dentistry dealing with children from birth through adolescence.
Pediatric dentists promote the dental health of children as well as serve as educational resources for parents.
It is recommended that a dental visit should occur within six months after the presence of the first tooth or by a child's first birthday.
Early oral examination aids in the detection of the early stages of tooth and reduce the pain to the child during treatment by the dentist.
Habit Breaking Appliances.
Children below age of 14 years may be treated for their various habits such as tongue thrusting, thumb sucking, mouth breathing etc which if left untreated, may lead to malaligned teeth.
The management of decayed teeth having pain is treated by conservative means with techniques such as Pulp Capping, Pulpectomy, Pulpotomy.
Prevention of Caries
Flouride application for children is compulsory every 6 months to prevent further decay.