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Does My Child Need a Pediatric Dentist?

edited April 27 in General Topics
imageDoes My Child Need a Pediatric Dentist?

When I first started taking my children to the dentist, I chose a pediatric practice. I read that pediatric dentists actually have to complete an additional two years of schooling to learn how to treat children, handle their various behaviors, and even treat children who may have sensory issues or anxiety about having a dentist work on their teeth.

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  • We LOVE our pediatric dentist! Ensuring that your kids feel comfortable with the provider and. the environment is uber important! If they do not feel safe or feel scared or unwelcomed, they won't want to be a regular participant in keeping up with their own dental hygiene. Thanks for this article.

  • This is a great article. Every child is different in their needs and tailoring to them is essential to long term success.

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