Routine Cleanings & Exams
Regular dental cleanings are vital for your children. Routine exams and cleaning prevent plaque and cavities from forming on their teeth. During a typical dental cleaning session, your child’s pediatric dentist, Dr. Castillo, will evaluate their oral conditions, clean their teeth, and check for early signs of cavities. He might also apply sealant or fluoride, as per requirements. Children are at a higher risk of getting dental decays, and these help with preventive care. Our pediatric dentist might also recommend getting an oral x-ray or any other diagnostic procedure done to get a better understanding of your child’s overall oral health.
Apart from this, the sessions would also include discussions about your child’s dietary and oral hygiene habits. We would demonstrate the right ways of brushing and flossing techniques so that you can help your child maintain good oral health throughout. We would also give you some effective tips on how you can help your child prevent accidents or other oral health risks.
The primary aim of routine cleanings and examinations at COCO children’s oral care dental office in Nashville, TN, is the overall protection of your child’s oral health. It helps us detect potential issues early and give effective treatment before they become complicated. Dr. Castillo will also provide tips to care for your child’s oral conditions.
Preparing your child for routine cleaning and exams
Contact our experienced pediatric dentist, Dr. Castillo, to know what is best for your child’s oral health. We offer specialized dental care to children of all ages, from infants to teens. We have children-friendly offices and equipment that are specially designed for children. To prepare your child. You should follow the given steps.
- Planning the time of your child’s dental appointment is very crucial. Choose a time when they are well-rested, at ease, and are most likely to cooperate.
- Talk positively with your child before the visit. Your child will feel comfortable seeing you at ease. Do not associate any negative words with the visit, like hurt, pain, etc.
- Always encourage your child to share their worries, issues, etc., that might be going on in their mind before visiting the dentist’s office.
Do not compromise with your child’s oral health. Visit us at the COCO children’s oral care dental office, and we will help your child have good oral health. For any further details, call us at (615) 470-5557.