Pediatric Dentistry

Pedodontics: It is a branch of science that monitors and helps protect the oral and dental health of healthy and disabled children in the 0-14 age group, and treats milk and permanent teeth when deemed necessary.

Treatments can be classified as preventive and interventional treatments.

Preventive treatments include local fluorine applications, fissure sealants, and placeholders.

Interventional treatments are procedures such as fillings, root canal treatments, tooth extractions.

These treatments are performed under general anesthesia in young children and disabled people.

Oral and dental health in children is very important in terms of mental and physical development. When it is evaluated in terms of providing healthy nutrition, guiding growth and development and development of speech, a dental check-up every 6 months is recommended.

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