Paediatric dentistry

Early Childhood Tooth Decay

During early childhood, many changes occur in the mouth of a young child. The mouth supports important bodily functions from birth and throughout all ages, including; breathing, digestion, communication, and biological/physical protection. A healthy mouth for a young child is a cornerstone for life-long health and well-being.

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Bottle caries (infants and children)

Bottle caries are also known as early childhood caries, baby bottle tooth decay, and bottle rot. Bottle caries is the syndrome in which the teeth of infants and young children get affected by severe decay. It is basically a bacterial infection which is quite common these days. One of the primary read more

Dental hygiene for children

The dental hygiene of children is extremely important. Children who have good oral health have great chances to have healthy teeth for the rest of their lives. At this young age, children should be educated about taking care of the teeth. This habit should be ingrained when they are young so that th read more

Pediatric dentistry

The science and study which deals with dental treatments for children, from birth to reaching adolescence, is called pediatric dentistry. Pediatric dentistry includes the following:
  • The growth and development of the teeth of children
  • Prevention and treatment of dental diseases read more

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