Pediatric Dentistry

Pediatric Dentistry in Pune

We know that you love the smile of your child. The innocent laughter of our children has its own mesmerizing effects on us. Dev’s oral care, the most reputed child dental clinic in Pune, strives and adopts comprehensive treatment methodologies to achieve the best possible oral health care for your dear ones. We know what makes a child smile and hence we have fine tuned our pediatric dentistry to be more enjoyable and fun filled activity to get the maximum co-operation from them.

What is pediatric dentistry?

As the name suggests, pediatric dentistry is a branch of dentistry that involves specialized treatment for infants and adolescent kids. Although the crux of pediatric dentistry is well aligned with the methodologies of the main stream, it also deals with the additional aspects of child’s psychology to prepare them for treatments and develop a trust of safety in their minds.

Why Pediatric Dentistry?

Your baby’s first tooth starts erupting as soon as they are 6-7 months old and it is high time to give prominent attention towards their oral hygiene. Perhaps, it would be even better to take action before the milk tooth appear; regular cleaning of gums with the help of a clean soft cloth would go a long way in maintaining good oral health. Proper growth and alignment of first set of teeth, called the milk teeth or primary teeth are very much essential for the kids. Pediatric dentistry essentially takes care of all preventive measures for perfect teeth and gum care. Moreover it also ensures non-occurrence of poor bites by thorough examinations.

When to start consulting?

Prevention is better than cure. Hence it is always better to consult our best pediatric dentist in Pune just before the arrival of milk teeth. Nevertheless, it should not be delayed beyond six months from the appearance of the first tooth.

What pediatric dentist does?

  • General oral examination and detection of signs for tooth decay
  • Explain preventive measures to maintain oral health
  • Counsel and render treatment for some of the child’s habits such as thumb sucking, nail biting, lip biting, night grinding, and tongue thrusting. The dentist may also prescribe many gadgets and tools that are available to get rid of these habits.
  • Offer advices on general oral habits, healthy diets for good oral care and the proper methodologies of brushing and flossing.
  • Treatment for tooth decay in milk teeth to prevent their early loss.
  • Treatment for gum problems
  • Evaluation of necessity to use fluoridated tooth paste
  • Treatment of dental issues caused by injury
  • Treatment of any other general dental related issues

Preventive care

Children no longer need to worry about tooth decay. At Dev’s oral care, we stress a lot on preventive measures to ensure caries free mouth. We deploy the most updated dental sealant technology to safe guard your child against tooth decay. By using state of art dental sealants, our child dentist in Pune effectively prevent the decay of back teeth that are more prone to decay.

Cavity prevention

Children love chocolates and sugary foods and so does cavities. We provide the necessary advice and present the complete picture to your child about the know-how of cavity formation. At Dev’s oral care we make children realize the importance of limiting sugary foods, avoiding sticky foods, choosing nutritious snacks and benefits of good brushing and flossing.

Milk teeth are not only important for the children to chew, bite, and speech, but also essential to hold the space for permanent teeth, which starts appearing from the age of 5 or 6. Hence, it is very important to cultivate the habit of good oral hygiene to your child right from the childhood.

Do call us and fix an appointment to take complete control of your child’s oral care.