What is a Pediatric Dental Specialist?
A pediatric dental specialist provides comprehensive preventative care and therapeutic oral health care to infants and children through adolescence, including those with special health care needs. Pediatric dentists have completed an additional two-year advanced educational program providing them with special skills and knowledge beyond that of a general dentist.
Preventative Dental Care
Preventative dental care is the act of caring for teeth to keep them healthy. Routine preventative dental care
Pediatric Restorative Dentistry
A dental composite also called a “resin,” is a tooth-colored restoration used to restore a decayed or fractured
Sedation dentistry is the use of medications to help patients relax during dental treatment.
Root Canal Therapy for Children
Primary teeth are important and should be kept intact instead of being prematurely extracted.
Interceptive orthodontics also known as early treatment orthodontics can begin as early as age 6 or 7.