Pediatric Dentistry Facts

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Pediatric dentistry is an area of dentistry that helps young patients maintain and achieve the strong and healthy smiles they need and deserve. This branch of dentistry specializes in primary and comprehensive preventive and therapeutic oral healthcare for infants and children through their teen years. It also specializes in treating patients with special needs. To help you know more about pediatric dentistry in New Bern, North Carolina, our dentist, Dr. Bradley Adkins, is happy to share some pediatric dentistry facts with you. Those facts are:

-Pediatric dental treatments include dental cleanings, dental crowns, dental fillings, dental sealants and more. Typically, kids from birth to 18 years old can see a pediatric dentist. However, people with special needs older than 18 years old can still see a pediatric dentist.

-Our dental team is trained to provide the services your children need. We love working with kids and have extensive experience in helping them feel comfortable with dental care.

-There are many benefits of pediatric dentistry. It can help children feel comfortable in the dental chair because the dentist and dental team are very comfortable working with children. It can give your child the comfort they deserve because the dentist and team know how to administer treatments, sedatives and anesthetics to young, squirmy children. Pediatric dentistry can also help you feel comfortable as a parent because you will know your child is well taken care of.

If you have any questions or if you would like to know more about pediatric dentistry, reach out to our dental team at Adkins Dentistry when you can. All you need to do is dial 252-633-2876 and we will be thrilled to give you the answers and information you need!