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How Safe Is Your Child From Cavities?

If you have already had to take your child in for restorative dental care due to cavities, you may be concerned about their relative risk. Of course, if your child has never had a cavity, you are likely open to how you can make sure they continue to stay decay free. People will face varying degrees of risk when it comes to tooth decay, due to a number of factors. If you are worried your child is prone to dental issues, make sure they are keeping up with good daily oral care habits. That should include addressing the level of sugar in their diet. In addition to better care at home, bringing your child in for routine dental appointments will help make it easier for them to maintain a healthy mouth.

Starting Routine Dental Visits For Young Children

Pediatric dental care should start at a young age. It is commonly recommended that a child be brought in around their second birthday for their initial visit. This allows your dentist to begin watching their initial development as their teeth arrive. You can be alerted if there are any issues that need to be addressed. Early visits also make it more comfortable for your child to go in for future dental appointments, including appointments to deal with cavities.

Your Whole Family Should Enjoy The Best Oral Health

Your whole family can enjoy the benefits of top notch oral care from your comprehensive dental office. One thing you should recognize is that your attitude towards oral health will influence your kids. Show a commitment to good dental care by keeping up with good habits and attending routine dental appointments. They can more easily pick up on why this is important for them if you model good habits.

Worried Your Child Might Have A Cavity? Come To Modern Dentistry Of Shrewsbury

You can rely on Modern Dentistry of Shrewsbury to take excellent care of your child when they need to have a cavity dealt with. Routine dental appointments for kids help them better appreciate the need for oral care, and keep them safer from cavities. Contact us to schedule an appointment with Dr. Pizzi, Dr. Mehdi, and colleagues by calling our office at (508) 842-8838. Located in Shrewsbury, MA, we also proudly welcome residents who come and see us from Worcester, North and South Grafton, Westborough, Southborough, Northborough, Boylston, Hopkinton, Millbury, and all surrounding communities.