Pediatric Dental Care with Smile Stars Dental Clinic
Smile Stars clinic always strives to offer the best solutions to all patients of different ages. While Milk teeth need special care in early childhood for healthy growth, dentists advise parents to take care of their children’s teeth as soon as they start to erupt. Hence, it can affect the dental hygiene of the oral gym and permanent teeth.
Tooth Decay and Treatment:
Tooth decay results from the accumulation of microbes caused by food particles, stuck in between the teeth. It is essential for children to learn the proper way to brush their teeth in a regular basis. Accordingly, using toothpaste is safe for children after 2 1/2 or 3 years of age. During the stage of replacement of baby teeth, care has to be taken I consideration to prevent tooth decay which could lead to the growth of uneven shape of their teeth. To solve this issue, braces are often necessary.
You have to notice your child’s teeth color and odor, making sure to keep the amount of juices and sweets intake to a minimum. Any abnormal change requires the immediate attention of a dentist such as milk teeth decay- which could happen between the ages of 4 to 8 years. Consequently, it severely affects the health of the permanent teeth. Thus, tooth decay is treated by the following:
- Consultation of a dental hygienist
- Following the correct antibiotics and medications
- Regularly cleaning the teeth till tooth decay subsides
- Following a healthy balanced diet and eating calcium rich foods