Dental check-ups are an essential part of your child’s overall health, which could affect his or her academic performance. Dental examinations are equally important as immunizations and booster shots as we recommend. Early diagnosis and treatment are essential to avoid untreated dental diseases that can cause pain, trouble eating, difficulty in speaking and school absenteeism.
What Happens During Dental Checkup?
With a recommended two dentist check-ups for children, it is an ideal time to have one scheduled for your child. The examination will help ensure your child is brushing and flossing correctly. It will help us identify any potential issues before they become an emergency visit and put your child’s mouth in a lot of trouble in the future.
We examine your child’s overall dental health, looking for decays, cavities, gum diseases, misalignment, and malocclusions.·Based on your child’s dental condition, we suggest the right treatment.
Suggested Procedures At Dental Check-Up
Professional Tooth Cleaning
To removes\ more cavities-causing bacteria than routine brushing can achieve.
We will apply topical fluoride to protect their teeth and they may be advised not to rinse, eat, or drink for 30 minutes after the application.
Dental x-rays help us observe the development of your child’s teeth and to check on their tooth root health. X-rays also help detect decay, if any.
If your child plays sports and uses mouthguards, we will evaluate the mouthguard for wear and tear and fit.
Sealants are another way to protect your child’s teeth from cavities. Once permanent molars start coming in, ask your dentist if sealants are recommended for your child.
GLOJAS Dental is a privately owned and operated dental clinic that offers comfort, skill, and careful attention to detail. Not only do we utilize the latest in technology, our staff are experienced professionals trained. Call GLOJAS Dental to schedule a dental checkup for your kids.