Pediatric Dentist in Thornhill and North York
World Dental welcomes young children to provide them will excellent dental care. Even though many people have assumed that dental care can wait until the teeth are fully developed, the Canadian Dental Association recommends that infants must see a dentist before they are one or as soon as the first tooth comes out. Pediatric dentistry involves educating children about good oral hygiene. We recommend simple preventive procedures that can be done on your children like dental sealants and fluoride treatments. Dentist will monitor their oral development and if needed will recommend corrective procedures.
It is in the formative years of a child’s dental growth that special care needs to be taken of their teeth. Minerals essential for healthy growth of teeth must be taken by way of food or as supplements, as in the case of fluoride. Milk teeth, or the first set of teeth to emerge in children, are especially sensitive and must be taken proper care of. Visiting the dentist at the right time can go a long way in protecting the child’s teeth. In many schools, pediatric dentist check ups are mandatorily done for children. The simplest way to take care of a child’s teeth is through inculcating healthy habits which last a lifetime. Teach them to brush twice a day and cover all corners by brushing at various angles.