Children`s dentistry is a branch of dentistry that requires not only specific professional medical skills, but also the ability to cope with psychological aspects when solving the problem of dental treatment in children.
The need for healthy teeth in a child:
— the ability to eat well and maintain a proper diet;
— Ability to correct pronunciation and clear speech;
— the psychological aspect in terms of supporting the child in his confidence in communicating with peers.
Symptoms of dental unhealth in the child:
— snoring during sleep;
— a dream with an open mouth;
— problems and complaints when eating.
Tips for parents to care for the oral cavity of the child:
— it is necessary to instill in your own example a habit of hygiene of the oral cavity in the child, to teach them to brush teeth in the morning and evening before going to bed;
— the nutrition of the child should be the most beneficial for the child’s organism, always contain vitamins:
— in accordance with age it is necessary to replace toothpastes and brushes:
— try to exclude from the child’s diet foods containing excessive amounts of sugar, as well as acidic drinks;
— Follow the advice of the district pediatrician on measures to protect the immune system of the child’s body.
The children’s dentist must have experience with children, and, of course, be a highly professional specialist. He also always advise parents on the following topics:
— how to properly ensure that the elimination of milk teeth was timely;
— What is caries on the teeth of the baby, and what kind of danger does it carry;
— rules for using a toothbrush and threads to teach your child;
— recommendations for scheduling visits to the children’s dentist’s office.