What is pedodontia?
All types of treatment and preventive dental interventions in children are referred to as pedodontics.
Once your child has a few teeth, you should get used to regular dental visits about once a year. The appointments with us should be experienced for the child as an everyday and beautiful experience. This works best if your child does not get to know us until it has pain and the first hole. Take your child to their own control appointments or arrange special appointments for your child.
Can caries formation be prevented?
A vaccine or drug that can prevent the development of tooth decay has not been developed today. However, there are applications to reduce tooth decay and to protect the tooth surface from caries. The first application to reduce tooth decay and protect the tooth surface from decay is to strengthen the tooth surface by adding fluorine. During the formation of the tooth, fluorine can be added to the structure of the enamel. In this way, the enamel is acid-resistant. There are two ways to take in fluorine. The first is the local application of fluorine. Local fluoride administration can take two forms. Professional fluorine application:
It is the practice of the dentist. This is done by applying certain fluorine-containing substances to the teeth. Even fluoride application: Fluorinated toothpastes and mouthwashes can be used