307 Grafton St #203, Shrewsbury, MA 01545

Making The Dentist’s Office Feel Comfortable For Kids

When your child is not so happy to visit a certain place, they can let you know exactly how put off they are. Fortunately, you can take steps to make trips to the dentist more peaceful for everyone involved when you make an effort to see that they have a comfortable experience. Our practice recognizes how important it is for kids to feel safe, and well treated, when they come in for pediatric dental care. In fact, when children first start to visit, your dentist can go out of their way to make sure kids feel at ease. While patients of all ages should plan to see their dentist on an ongoing basis, these appointments can be particularly valuable to children, as your dentist can provide valuable instruction, in addition to preventive care.

Early Dental Visits Can Help Kids Feel Safe With Their Dentist

When young children have positive experiences with their dentist, they can grow acclimated to the dentist’s chair, and have an overall easier time with appointments. That means fewer conflicts when it is time for appointments, but it can also mean they are more likely to continue to keep up with good oral health habits in their adult years. These appointments are instructive, and they can reduce the chances of your child growing up to experience dental anxiety.

Using Sealants And Fluoride Treatments To Provide Extra Support

Kids are still learning about the hows and whys of good dental care. To help them avoid problems during this period, your dentist can make them more resistant to cavities with fluoride treatments and dental sealants. By adding this support to their routine smile care, your dentist can make it less likely your child will need restorative dental work at a young age.

Talk To Modern Dentistry Of Shrewsbury About Scheduling A Dental Visit For Your Kid

At Modern Dentistry of Shrewsbury, patients of all ages are given the kind of treatment that can help them stay on top of their oral health needs. Our practice is proud to deliver a comprehensive range of cosmetic, restorative, and preventive care. 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 proudly welcome patients from Worcester, North and South Grafton, Westborough, Southborough, Northborough, Boylston, Hopkinton, Millbury, and all surrounding communities.