Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Pediatric Dentistry in Palakkad

Paediatric Dentistry is that branch of dentistry that deals with the oral health care of children from their birth until adolescence. This branch of dentistry encompasses the management of oro-facial problems relevant to physical, behavioral, and medical disabilities. These dentists are registered as special dentists and they should have completed an additional study of at least three years soon after completing their general dental education. Under the supervision of a dental specialist, the training is provided in various hospitals and clinics. Hence, the pediatric dentist attains a wide range of experience in managing the overall dental health of children.

Types of Treatments Provided by Pediatric Dentists
  • Habitual counseling (for thumb sucking children)
  • Repairing defects or tooth cavities
  • Caring for dental injuries such as displaced, fractured, and knocked-out teeth
  • Gum diseases management, especially mouth ulcers, mucocele, and periodontal disease
  • Assessing and treating tooth straightening and correcting improper tooth alignments at earlier stages
  • Diet recommendation and preventive dental care methods such as cleaning and flossing using a mouthwash
  • Diagnosing oral conditions that are associated with diabetes, asthma, hay fever, and hypo/hyperactivity disorder
Pediatric Dentists are trained for

Handling medical, physical, and behavioral children patiently, especially those with special problems such as Autism and ADHD. Scrutinizing the root cause of dental disease and training the children and their parents with maintaining oral hygiene. While providing local analgesia and dental sedation, general anesthesia for dental treatments, and managing children from the anxiety or sudden attacks

Smile Careoffers high-quality services for all dental issues. Dr. Neethu Jyothish (Chief Dental Surgeon) accesses the entire team from various dentistry departments. She is, no doubt, one of the most sought-after pediatric dentists in Palakkad.
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