Child-Friendly Dental Exams and X-Rays
What is a Pediatric Dental Exam?
A pediatric dental exam is a routine examination of teeth and molars in children around 12 months and up. These exams are important for children in a number of ways; First, they help to ensure that the teeth are healthy and in good shape. Second, they can help determine if there is any abnormalities on the teeth that could lead to problems down the road. Third, pediatric dental exams can also help identify tooth problems that might not be detectable during an adult dental exam. Finally, pediatric dental exams can also help to diagnose certain medical conditions such as but not limited to the following: