Kids love delectable chocolates and sweets that may lead to tooth decay. Oral hygiene habits should be developed from a young age. Trivial dental issues can have a lasting impact on a child’s health, for which you need to consult a children’s dentist, who is the expert at spotting potential oral problems in your child at an early stage.
Young dental patients are excited about dentistry and caring for their oral health. A parent can bring his child to his own dental appointment, to familiarize their child, so that he does not get anxious at the time of his own check-up, as he enters a practiced environment.
A children dentist Bundoora will advise you on how to take care of your child’s teeth at home every day. They will demonstrate the right way of brushing and flossing and how to keep a look out for other specific conditions that may occur. A surgical or invasive dental procedure also carries risks. From cavity prevention to cosmetic restoration, a comprehensive treatment is provided to the young patients by the pediatric dentists in Bundoora.
Children can be nervous or anxious about a dental visit, but a children’s dentist is always gentle with them. He will always suggest that a child’s oral check-ups should be scheduled at regular intervals. The first visit to a dentist begins with the popping out of the first tooth!
Parents can also learn about their children’s oral health from the beginning and the children also get familiar with their dentists. Preventative dentistry will make sure that the child enters adulthood with a strong and healthy set of teeth. If the risk of tooth decay is assessed at an early stage, preventative care and treatments will be provided by his dentist to reduce risk.
Child Dental Benefits Schedule
At Bundoora Family Dental Clinic, we also treat children eligible for the Child Dental Benefits Schedule (CDBS), also known as the child dental scheme. According to this scheme, children between the ages of 2-7 years are entitled to basic dental services up to $1000 every two years. However, before approaching a dentist, first check your child’s eligibility for the plan from Medicare.
Children Dentistry Services
- Regular oral examination and x-rays if applicable to the child
- Gentle cleaning of teeth and gums to keep them clean and plaque free
- Fissure sealing for kids with deep groves in their back molars
- Safe and gentle fillings with resin, a tooth-like color non-toxic material
- Fluoride treatments to create a protective barrier on the tooth enamel
- Customized sports mouth guards to prevent dental emergencies while playing contact sports
Creating Perfect Smiles!
Parents should always talk to the child or around him about a dentist with enthusiasm before consultation. This will create a positive frame of mind and the anxious and fearful feelings of visiting a stranger can be reduced. Their beliefs and feelings will be reciprocated by the portrayal of the dentist’s picture before them by their parents. At Bundoora Family Dental Clinic, a team of trained pediatric dentists will provide efficient dental care to your child.