Diligent pediatric dentistry sets your child up for a lifetime of excellent oral health. Experienced dentist Marry Hong, DDS, provides pediatric dentistry services at Family Tree Dental Care, a boutique niche practice offering care for the entire family in Farmers Branch, Texas. To schedule your child’s next dental visit, call Family Tree Dental Care or book online today.
Pediatric dentistry is oral health care and hygiene for anyone under 18. Your child’s first dental visit should happen around the time they get their first baby tooth, so you should keep an eye on your baby’s gums over their first year.
At Family Tree Dental Care, Dr. Hong uses the latest technologies in dentistry and advanced strategies to give your child top-of-the-line dental diagnostics and care. She is highly familiar with the oral health needs of every age group, from babies to teenagers, and recognizes the signs of health issues as early as possible. Your child needs:
Excellent oral health care for kids isn’t isolated to the dentist’s chair. At Family Tree Dental Care, Dr. Hong encourages you to implement healthy oral hygiene practices at home. Making sure daily brushing and flossing happen lays the foundation for long-term oral health for your child. They should start using fluoride toothpaste at age 2, limit sugary snacks and drinks, eat healthy, nutrient-rich foods, stop bottle feeding early, and drink water containing fluoride.