Dr.Thasma sees kids from the ages of 2 thru 18 and is a friendly Kids Dentist. Treatment plan includes preventive and dental hygiene education and awareness for the kids. We make sure your Kids enjoy the visit. Education and Training are the key concepts for a good and healthy teeth for the kids.
Good brushing and practices help them maintain healthy teeth throughout their lives. American Dental Association recommends children age 6 months to have their first dental visit.
Is Tooth Decay Preventable?
Tooth decay is preventable, if you follow good oral hygiene practices and visiting your Dentist regularly. Dentist will advice the parents how to take care of their baby’s mouth and brushing practices.
At 24 months, a peanut sized flouride toothpaste can be used to brush your child’s teeth. Parents should teach the kids not to swallow the toothpaste. Brushing should be done twice everyday, one in the morning and the other just before bedtime. Children need help from their parents until they possess their hand co-ordination to sufficiently brush their own teeth.