Children dentistry – the importance of going to the dentist


Because prevention is better and cheaper than cure, visits to the paediatric dentist are preferable to be done for prophylactic purposes. Even at young age (2 years and 6 months), parents should be advised to bring their children to a dental consultation because this is the age of completion of temporary teeth eruption. The control of milk teeth is extremely important, as they can influence the health of the permanent teeth. Ideally, the first visit is to accommodate the child with the pedodontist and the dental practice, not for the the emergency treatment of a dental problem. During the [...]