Dental Clinic for Children
The Dome MedDental Clinic houses the most qualified Pediatric Dentists in the region that caters to the oral and Dental health of your young ones. We are Dentists, Orthodontists, and more importantly parents! Led by Dr. Maria and Dr. Iryna, two of the best specialized Pediatric Dentists in Dubai, we aim to deliver Dental care of the highest quality to both infants and children. Our treatment rooms are equipped with the latest machinery and our Team will make sure that your child is comfortable during his/her visit. When you choose MedDental, you can rest easy knowing that your child is in good hands. Get in touch with us through our inquiry form or book an appointment online, let us help your child to be free from his Dental troubles.
Our Pediatric Dentistry Service Includes
You want your child to have a healthy and attractive smile. The Pediatric Dentists at MedDental are exceptional at aligning your child’s teeth in a quick and subtle manner. Based on the reason for crooked teeth, our Dentists can provide solutions with and without the use of braces.
Care for Dental Injuries:
Dental injuries can arise due to a number of reasons – ranging from a fall and playing sports to being in a traffic accident. If your child has broken, chipped or loose teeth – a visit to the Doctor should be high on your priority list.
Gum diseases in children can by, in large, be prevented by regular tooth brushing and maintaining good oral hygiene. Our highly accomplished Periodontics and Pediatric Dentists can assess the symptoms exhibited by your child and recommend effective corrective measures
My baby started to get his first permanent tooth and we were concerned that it might be crooked. We got it checked at MedDental and the Pediatric Dentists were able to answer all out questions.
My daughter is extremely scared of the dentist and dreads the visits. Dr. Maria is the only dentist she has ever trusted, and she loves going to MedDental.
Dr. Maria and Dr. Iryna are remarkable Dentists and very gentle with my two boys. The kids take care of their teeth but we still have cavities to address and the dentists have always suggested the best way to combat them.
Our Specialist Dentist
Frequently Asked Questions
Dental X-rays is a safe procedure which can make sure whether your child’s teeth are healthy and aligned. It is recommended to have an X-Ray taken at a very young age so that your Dentist can identify any problems and recommend remedies.
Dental sealants prevent food particles from being stuck in your child’s teeth. They are coatings used to fill the pits or crevices on the chewing surface to prevent tooth decay and damage. It is an easy and non-invasive method to provide greater care to your child’s teeth.
Sucking thumbs is a natural habit among infants when they feel hungry, restless or sleepy. It is seen that some kids carry on this habit well into their childhood, this in turn, can cause their teeth to grow out of alignment.
Baby teeth holds space in the jaw for the permanent teeth. They are essential and play a vital role in the overall development of the child. They are essential for proper nutrition, speech and also self-esteem.
To clean your baby’s teeth and gum, use a damp, clean washcloth or a soft toothbrush and gently dab the teeth after feedings. As soon as the teeth come out, start brushing them twice a day with a fluoridated toothpaste and an age-appropriate toothbrush. Flossing daily can also help clean the areas that cannot be reached by a toothbrush. It is important to encourage your children to brush and floss regularly and impart in them good Dental habits.
It’ll be cruel to raise your child without letting them taste any sweets. However, consumption of sugary foods and drinks should be in a controlled manner. Also, never allow you child to go to sleep with a bottle. It is also important that you do not flavor his pacifiers with sweetened substances like honey or syrups. Develop in them a habit of brushing twice in a day and be sure to clean their mouth after giving them medication that may contain high amounts of sugar.
Baby Bottle Tooth Decay (BBTD) or Early Childhood Caries (ECC) develops in children due to improper bottle-feeding techniques. Allowing your child to go to sleep with milk, juice, or formula, can also lead to tooth decay. Lastly, control the consumption of sugary liquids, bacteria present in the teeth can thrive in the presence of artificial sugar and increase the risk for Dental caries.
Cavities or Caries caused as a result of acids produced by bacteria in the Dental plaque is termed as tooth decay. “Plaque” is a thin layer of bacteria, saliva and food debris that naturally develops on the tooth surface. These bacteria found in the plaque use sugar to produce acids which can attack and destroy the teeth and enamel.
Your child’s diet is one of the major factors that play a part in tooth decay. Teeth are at risk of decay as soon as they are formed. A caries risk assessment is an early examination which evaluates your child’s Dental condition and whether he/she is at a risk of developing oral disease.
Ideally children, especially infants need to be scheduled for a Dental checkup every six months. However, based on the condition of your child’s oral health, more visits may be recommended.
A child’s first visit to the Dentist should coincide with his first birthday. Based on the first time a tooth appears, the ideal timeframe for his/her first visit is between six to twelve months.