Paedodontics

Paedodontics

Paedodontics another term for Pediatric Dentistry is the branch of dentistry which deals with children from birth to adolescence. Pediatric dentists are experts in caring for a child’s gum, teeth, and mouth. They are consulted when children have teething problems, misaligned teeth, dental caries, and tooth decay. Dental caries is a scientific name for tooth decay, they are caused by a specific type of bacteria. Children tend to be more susceptible to tooth decay and cavity. Molars and premolars are most vulnerable teeth to caries attack.

Some of the products under Pediatric Dentistry are as follows –

  • Pulp Medicaments – a healthy tooth has a pulp space inside it which is filled with soft tissues, blood vessels, nerves, and pink connective tissue. When dental carries develop in the tooth, the bacteria can cause pulpal inflammation. Ferric Sulphate, Sodium Hypochlorite or a local anesthetic can be used to stop any bleeding prior to pulp medicament
  • Pit and Fissure Sealants – they are a safe and painless way to protect teeth from decay. A sealant is a plastic coating applied to the biting surface of the back teeth
  • Crowns – it a tooth-shaped cap placed over a tooth to cover it. A crown protects the tooth, restores its size and shape, and increase the strength

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