This discipline focuses on pediatric/adolescent growth and development, disease causality and prevention, child psychology and management, and all aspects of the highly-specialized Pediatric restorative techniques and modalities. Pediatric dentistry emphasizes the establishment of trust and confidence in children with their dentists. Consequently, one of the main components of pediatric training is child psychology. This manifests itself in special office designs, different communication styles and an emphasis on teaching preventative dental habits to children in an effort to make dental visits enjoyable.
Dr. Arteaga will provide primary and comprehensive oral hygiene care for infants and children. Pediatric dentists are trained for the care of children’s teeth, gums, and mouth through the various stages of their growth.
Dr. Arteaga will examine and also treat your children in ways that make them comfortable in conjunction with helping the patent feel at ease.
At Arteaga Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, we offer the following Pediatric dental services:
- Infant oral health exams
- Habit counseling (such as pacifier use and thumb sucking)
- Preventive dental care (including cleaning and fluoride treatments)
- Treatment for straightening teeth and correcting an improper bite (orthodontics)
- Treatment of cavities and tooth defects
- Treatment of dental injuries
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