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Pediatric Restorative Dentistry in Lake Nona, FL

What Is Pediatric Restorative Dentistry?

Pediatric restorative dentistry focuses on restoring and repairing the teeth of children who have experienced dental issues such as decay, trauma, or developmental abnormalities. The goal is to preserve the health and function of their teeth while ensuring proper development of their permanent teeth. Common procedures in pediatric restorative dentistry include dental fillings, crowns, and pulpotomies (baby tooth root canal treatments). These treatments are tailored to be gentle and effective for young patients, often incorporating techniques to minimize discomfort and anxiety. The aim is to restore the affected teeth to their natural strength and appearance, promoting long-term dental health and a confident smile for children.

Why Would My Child Need Restorative Dentistry?

Restorative dentistry for children may be necessary for several reasons. Commonly, tooth decay, often caused by poor oral hygiene or sugary diets, requires treatment such as fillings or crowns to restore teeth to their proper function and prevent further decay. Dental trauma from accidents or injuries can result in chips or fractures, which can also be repaired through restorative procedures like bonding or crowns, ensuring both functionality and aesthetics. Developmental issues affecting tooth growth or enamel formation may necessitate specialized treatments to correct abnormalities and support proper dental development. Additionally, infections in the tooth pulp, typically treated with procedures such as pulpotomies or pulpectomies, aim to preserve the affected tooth and prevent further complications. Ultimately, pediatric restorative dentistry ensures that children maintain healthy teeth and gums, preparing them for a lifetime of good oral health.

Contact Our Lake Nona Pediatric Restorative Dentistry

Our restorative dentistry services offer comprehensive care aimed at restoring your child’s dental health and confidence. At our practice, we specialize in gentle and effective treatments tailored specifically for young patients, addressing issues such as tooth decay, trauma, or developmental abnormalities with precision and care. Our experienced team prioritizes your child’s comfort and well-being, utilizing advanced techniques and materials to achieve durable and aesthetically pleasing results. By choosing our restorative dentistry, you can trust that your child will receive personalized care that promotes optimal oral health and restores their smile to its natural beauty.

Compassionate Dentistry; Exceptional Orthodontics

The Esteem Dental team is honored to serve Lake Nona and all of South Orlando with exceptional dental care. Let us know how our dental team can serve you and your family. We can’t wait to meet you!