Childhood oral health affects future oral and dental health seriously. Therefore, to prevent the emergence of new problems quickly resolved and the problems that occurred during this period is of great importance for the prevention of serious problems which may occur in the future.
Children who applied to all kinds of treatment and preventive dental procedures, this issue of the Pediatric dentists specially trained dentists (pediatric dentist), also called the dental branch of Pediatric Dentistry. Pediatric Dentistry is basically divided into two parts:
• Formed treating problems: fillings, root canal therapy, shooting, it covers all of the treatment as a placeholder.
• To prevent the formation of preventive dentistry for applied problems: These applications are applications made to protect teeth against decay. Today, in dentistry, as in every field of medicine, preventive medicine has become more important to stop problems before they occur. Preventive dentistry is very important, especially in children. Effortless, inexpensive and with children is painless dental applications it is preferable that the first encounter on preventive dentistry.
Department of Paediatric Dentistry 's Frequently Asked Questions:
Question: When do I have examined my child for the first time?
Answer: Children from an early age where his first tooth (approximately 6 months) 6 months on a regular basis dentist to be taken to both the child should be provided can come without fear acquainted with this medium, as well as parents, must learn that they must do to keep their children's dental health at the highest level. Also it is so difficult to compensate larger problems or would not have been detected without interference growth.
Question: Is it necessary to carry out the treatment or canal filling milk teeth?
Answer: milk teeth to permanent teeth once they leave the place fell. Milk incisors up to 7-8 years, milk back molars should be retained in the mouth until 12-13 years of age. Because this is the development of permanent teeth from the bottom of the teeth it is complete and ready to ride into the mouth at this age. Milk molars play an important role, especially in chewing, milk breaker (front) change now more than the teeth. Keeping these reasons in a healthy way in the mouth until the fall when the teeth are of paramount importance. If it has been determined the presence of caries in these teeth fillings or amputation without delay / channel do the treatment, up to the age of reduction helps keep the teeth in the mouth.
Question: My child's teeth are rotting too quickly. What can be done to protect the teeth?
Answer: The most important task falls to the family in the prevention of tooth decay. And eating habits of brushing teeth regularly control are important tasks falling to the child's parents.
Additionally, different preventive procedures are applied in our clinic for the prevention of dental caries. This protective application can be listed as follows:
1-Oral Hygiene Education
Make a complete oral and dental care is only possible with accurate information. To teach tooth brushing and flossing, the revision of the dietary habits and hygiene education involving discusses the importance of oral health, while ensuring that incomplete information. This training is also important for adults as for children.
2-superficial application of fluoride
Fluoride is a natural mineral water or we can get a lot of food we eat. This is applied on the teeth by applying mineral make it more resistant to decay by strengthening tooth enamel.
Superficial fluoride applications can be started from the age of 3 and must be repeated every 3-6 months is a simple, painless procedure. The first encounter with the dentist and is ideal for children to arrive at certain periods of control. Less than five minutes stored on the surface of your child's teeth after this process fluoride, their teeth will be made much more healthy and strong.
Chewing surfaces of the teeth is intricate. Usually because of where it began the decay of this region are quite narrow and can not be cleaned trapped food. In order to prevent this accumulation of microorganisms in foods and closed with a special fluid called to fill the recesses fissure sealants. Through this process approximately 70% of all the rotten 's creator, it is possible to protect the chewing surfaces from tooth decay. The ideal time to do the first time in this application is the period when the first permanent molars. This is around 6 years old. Also it applies to other molars in my riding the other molars. An important point, shortly after she began taking riding permanent teeth (within 1-2 years) is to be better. Absolutely painless and is a very easy process.
Question: What is a placeholder?
Answer: milk teeth for various reasons (decay or accident) may be lost early in the fall time. In such cases, until the time it is ready for permanent teeth from the bottom, leaning side of the teeth, baby teeth are lost, turning off location may need protection for permanent teeth. Even in the chin against the gap begins to grow teeth. If left to its own development after the shooting occurred in the early primary tooth movement, no place in the future will cause permanent teeth. Thus no time or will develop permanent teeth or not outside the normal place.
Placeholders, all in order to avoid these problems, protects the tooth cavity and are made of metal and acrylic appliances. According to the number of teeth lost motion (the removable) or fixed (pasted) The placeholders can be done.
Question: My child can not be examined by the dentist and can not make treatment. What can be done about this?
Answer: When they first met, especially with small children to the dentist at age is normal incompatible behave. In our clinic, children with adjustment problems, be persuaded to dental treatment and specific behavior management techniques are used to adapt. But the children can not comply with the decision and the treatment of the disabled patient treatment sessions can be performed under general anesthesia.