Safe And Comfortable Dental Care For Children
- Cavities and cavity prevention
- Growth of the teeth and jaws (orthodontics)
- Sealants (protective coatings usually placed on permanent back teeth) that help prevent cavities
- Fluoride benefits and use
- Protective mouth guard use
- Thumb or finger sucking habits
- Wisdom teeth
- Other needs relating to your child
We like to make this a fun experience and enjoy involving your child as much as possible. We appreciate your questions and like parental interest in your child’s development!
Routine Teeth Cleaning For Children
Children may have a ways to go before their permanent teeth start to grow in, but it’s very important to maintain routine teeth cleanings until that happens. In fact, our pediatric dentists recommend scheduling regular precautionary cleanings to avoid any damage to your little one’s teeth and gums — damages that may affect their oral health later in life.
Our dentists offer routine teeth cleaning for kids at convenient locations in South Jordan and Tooele. These locations also see patients from nearby areas including Draper, Herriman, Riverton, Salt Lake City, Sandy, and West Jordan. We are proud to be a trusted partner in looking after your child’s oral health.
Avoid Plaque Buildup With Regular Teeth Cleaning
Plaque, which can be a prelude to cavities, may build up in the mouth whenever your child eats. It may also build up due to hygiene and genetics.
Regular brushing and flossing may help, but no one can guarantee that these dental care habits can totally remove plaque. So even if you meticulously look after your child’s dental care habits, your efforts may not entirely stop plaque from developing — for this reason it’s important to take your child to the dentist for routine cleanings.
Keep Your Child Away From Oral Health Problems
Diet, hygiene routines, and genetics all play a part in your child’s oral health, so you may not be able to completely prevent dental issues from occurring. You can, however, take your child to a pediatric dentist for semi-annual teeth cleaning to prevent subsequent problems such as tooth decay, toothaches, infection, swelling, and bleeding.
Our pediatric dentists offer excellent teeth cleaning procedures that are specially suited for your little ones. We pay close attention to a variety of factors in order to prevent serious dental problems from developing.
Send us a message or call our office today to set an appointment for children’s teeth cleaning services in Utah.