I work as a clerical assistant in a pediatric dental office, and I am commonly surprised by the number of children who are scared of the dentist. Many kids think that cleanings will be painful, and they believe they will be scolded for eating sugary foods. Children are also extremely frightful of the noises made by the water spraying tools and the suction devices. As adults, we know that dental cleanings are easy and free of pain. We need to impart this knowledge to our children so they know not to fear the dentist. I have provided blogs that will help you speak with your child about dental care. Good communication, trips to your own dentist, and online videos can assist you. So will good brushing techniques that will make your child proud to see the dentist. Enjoy my articles so you can help your child build oral care confidence.
17 March 2018
Preventative dental care is something that you should strive for at any point in life. Preventative dental care services can help you avoid or minimize the effects of enamel loss, periodontal disease, gingivitis, and cavities. Failure to take care of your teeth can lead to the need for painful and expensive dental work, and may even lead to tooth loss. Preventative dental care is especially important for children, since developing good habits early will pay off over a lifetime.
15 February 2018
If you're thinking about getting braces but don't want to spend the next few years wearing them, then there might be a solution. Accelerated orthodontics can sometimes complete the dental treatment in a matter of months rather than years. If this dental procedure is right for you, you may only need to wear braces for a matter of months. This could be appealing to you if you're worried about discomfort or the braces affecting your professional or social life.
23 January 2018
Lingual braces are put on the back of teeth, unlike the more common style of braces that are placed on the front of teeth. If you don't want your teeth straightening mechanism to be visible, lingual braces are a good choice. However, lingual braces also have their complications, such as the following. Longer Dental Appointments The placement of lingual braces is not easy. The risk of bruising your gums, lining of the mouth, and tongue is rather high.