A family dental office should be able to care for everyone, including the youngest members of your family. Pediatric dentistry in Cupertino is an integral part of what we do. In fact, you are welcome to bring your children to see us as early as their second birthday.
Dental visits are lighthearted and fun when children visit us. We want your kids to see our office as a place where people enjoy having them around and a place where people care about their well-being. To schedule your kids’ next appointments, call 408-252-3876 today.
You’ve likely heard that saying, “It takes a village to raise a child.” When it comes to healthy mouths, that is definitely true. The home hygiene habits you teach your kids are essential to keep their teeth free from decay and cavities. You also know, however, that your kids might not always brush and floss as well as or as often as they should. That’s where preventive care at our family dentistry office helps support your efforts at home.
We will treat your kids with professional cleanings to remove plaque and tartar that can lead to cavities, gum disease, and more serious problems. We may also recommend preventive treatments like:
Many kids are going to get cavities. By age 5, around 28 percent of kids have had at least one cavity in their primary teeth, according to the National Institutes of Health. More than half of all kids will have at least one cavity by age 11. Knowing this, we are proud to offer silver diamine fluoride. This can stop cavities in their tracks without the need for shots or “the drill.”