As soon as the first tooth appears in your child’s mouth – it is already time to take care of the baby’ s oral health.

Milk teeth are very important for a child’s digestive system, normal formation of facial and jaw system. There are 20 milk teeth and they are all very important. The last teeth change in to permanent ones at the age of 15.

Until this time, teeth must guarantee a normal chewing function and the place for permanent teeth. It is necessary to take all the preventive measures to maintain healthy primary teeth by the time they drop.

First visit to the dentist

Your child’s first visit to the dentist should happen before the first birthday – six months later after the first tooth appears. Children’s visit to the dentist at the youngest age as possible is the best prevention to avoid problems such as dental caries/decay.

The dentist will teach and properly explain how to correctly clean and take care of your child’s teeth and which toothpaste is the best for your child.

The sooner you take your child to the dentist, the better habits of good oral care he will get and will also reduce the number of visits to the dentist in future.

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Treatment of milk teeth

There are several reasons why it is necessary to treat your child’s milk teeth.

  1. Milk teeth are very important as they help permanent teeth to appear properly;
  2. Healthy milk teeth help to maintain good nutrition and child’s ability to chew;
  3. Milk teeth help to speak properly.
  4. Untreated baby’s teeth can affect the development of permanent teeth.;
  5. Because of not treated milk teeth, the patient can feel a severe pain and it may lead to abscess. Abscess can be very dangerous and cause a severe pain.
  6. A beautiful smile of every child makes him feel more confident.

Permanent teeth

It is very important from the very childhood to properly clean and care for your child’s teeth. Preventive visits to the dentist every six months are advisable for a child. Under no circumstances the treatment can be put off.

Decay is very dangerous for children’s teeth and it is much more prevalent than in the case of adults. Children, who have had caries on their milk teeth, have a much higher probability that the decay will appear on their permanent tooth as well. The removal of decay from the milk teeth will help to prevent from and to reduce the number of decay-causing bacteria in the mouth.

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Dental sealants

Dental sealant is a dental hermetic, a thin plastic layer. Sealants can be transparent or white. The sealant combines dental slots and grooves thus protecting teeth from caries.
The researches have shown that for 90% of school age children decay appears due to the slots and grooves.

This hermetic fills the grooves preventing from the accumulation of bacteria.
The procedure is very simple, economic and effective means to fight against children caries. Dentists of our dental clinic will take care of your baby’s beautiful smile.