What is meant by pediatric dentistry
Pediatric dentistry specializes in/takes care of the oral health of infant, children and adolescent. This dentistry also treats children with special needs, who are physically and mentally challenged. Pediatric dentistry involves additional study of 3 years (i.e. after 4 years of dental training).This branch of dentistry studies child growth, psychology and development. Such dentists take care of wide variety of dental problems of children e.g. cavity, tooth decay, malocclusion, emergency care, crooked teeth etc.
A pediatric dentist aims to help dental patients and maintain healthy gums, teeth, and mouth. We also provide patients with tips for maintaining proper oral hygiene habits. Typically, these experts can collaborate with dental experts when necessary to ensure your appropriate care.