FAQ’s – Preventive Pediatric Care
Why is preventive care important for children's dental health?
How often should my child visit the dentist for check-ups?
It’s recommended to visit the dentist every six months for routine check-ups and cleanings to maintain optimal oral health.
What is dental sealant, and how does it help prevent cavities?
Dental sealants are thin coatings applied to the chewing surfaces of molars to protect them from cavities by creating a barrier against bacteria and food particles.
How can I help my child maintain good oral hygiene at home?
Encourage regular brushing and flossing, limit sugary snacks and drinks, and ensure your child uses fluoride toothpaste to strengthen teeth and prevent cavities.
Is fluoride treatment safe for my child?
Yes, fluoride treatment in appropriate doses is safe and effective for strengthening teeth and preventing cavities. Your dentist can recommend the right fluoride products for your child’s age.