Dentistry for Children

Children have special dental needs, and when choosing a dentist for your family, you need to ensure you choose someone who has experience with dentistry for children.

With 10 convenient locations in the GTA we would love to meet the dental needs of your child. Find your local office today to talk about our dentistry for children and other services.

Why Dental Care Is Critical for Children

Many general dentists refer children to other practices when they need fillings, extractions, orthodontic care, or other treatment needs. The Dental Team can take care of your child’s needs through our practice without referring them to anyone else. Dentistry for children is important for many reasons:

Cavity Prevention

Children should start visiting the dentist when they get their first tooth. Early care can help prevent cavities, allowing children to avoid pain or other issues.

Dental Care Education

We talk with children at their appointments about oral hygiene and how to brush and floss properly.

Bite Development

Dentists monitor your child’s teeth as they are erupting, check their bite and recommend orthodontic care as needed.

Types of Dentistry for Children

Dentistry for children includes many of the same services offered to adults. Here are some of the types of dental services for children.

Preventative Dental Care

Preventive care includes cleaning, fluoride treatment, and nutrition and habit counseling on thumb sucking, pacifier use, etc.

Orthodontics

Dentists will assess the child’s bite and refer them for orthodontic care if they need help straightening their teeth.

Care for Dental Injuries

Children need treatment for their injuries and tooth repair if they experience fractured, displaced, or knocked-out teeth.

 

We offer a wide range of services to meet the dental needs of patients of all ages. These include preventative, and emergency dental care for children, as well as wisdom teeth extraction, orthodontics, nightguards, sportguards, and more.

Smile Gallery

Images of teeth viewed here are for example purposes only and do not represent TDT clients.

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Why The Dental Team Is Your Trusted Source for Childrens Dental Care

We have locations across the Milton, Mississauga, Brampton, and Vaughan areas, and people trust us to take care of their children’s dental needs for several reasons:

  • Convenient neighbourhood locations
  • Extended evening and Saturday hours
  • Experienced general dentists and dental specialists who can take care of patients’ needs 
  • Video games and colouring stations at every office
  • Satellite TV and headphones so you can relax during appointments

Dental care should never be scary, especially for children. The Dental Team prides itself on offering a warm, welcoming, patient-focused environment designed to put patients of all ages at ease. Contact us to set up an appointment today.

The Dental Team Is Your Go-To Choice for Children’s Dentistry

The Dental Team is a trusted caregiver for parents and children in the Milton, Mississauga, Brampton, and Maple/Vaughan areas of Ontario, and we would love the opportunity to take care of your child’s smile as it grows and changes. Contact any of our locations today to learn more about our services and to set up an appointment.