Pediatric Dentist in Anaheim Hills CA
Bringing in your children to see a dentist offers the opportunity to have their oral health checked out and any potential problems brought to your attention before they become an issue. Dr. Mehru Bhatia DDS at MySmile Dental Care provides comprehensive and specialized care. Contact us today for more information or schedule an appointment online! We are conveniently located at 5568 E Santa Ana Canyon Rd, Anaheim Hills, CA 92807.
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What is a pediatric dentist?
What does a pediatric dentist do?
At what age should a child first visit the dentist?
Does MySmile Dental Care have a pediatric dentist?
Have you been searching for a dentist that fits your busy schedule for your kids? Looking for a dentist that will work with young children for their first visit or ones that get uncomfortable at the dentist’s office? MySmile Dental Care offers pediatric dental appointments, feel confident in your dentist and the availability to see your entire family for their oral health and understand how to best make your child comfortable at the dentist. Contact us today to book your appointment or to get any questions you may have about pediatric dentistry today!
Pediatric dentists are committed to children’s oral health from infancy through their teen years. Pediatric dentists have the training and qualifications to care for your child’s teeth, gums, and mouth throughout the various stages of childhood. Children begin to get their baby teeth as early as the first 6 months of life. MySmile Dental Care in Anaheim, CA offers the ability to see your entire family in regard to their dental needs. Trust your oral health for your family to Dr. Mehru Bhatia DDS at MySmile Dental Care!
All cosmetic and general dentists are qualified to care for your oral health. Pediatric dentists specialize in the oral care of infants, toddlers, children, and teens. Pediatric dentists are trained to handle the treatment of children under anesthesia and sedation, the treatment of medically compromised children, and the management of your kid’s growth and development concerns affecting their mouth, face, and head. As well, pediatric dentists are able to handle the essentials like preventative and restorative dental treatments some children require tailored specifically to each individual. At MySmile Dental Care, we offer pediatric dentistry services as well as cosmetic and general dentistry services to Anaheim Hills CA, Santa Ana CA, Tustin CA and surrounding areas
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) highly recommends that every child should visit a dentist by the age of 1 or within six months of the appearance of their first tooth. Primary teeth for children typically begin to come in around 6 months of age. You may be wondering why you need to bring your child in so early to see the dentist, as soon as your baby starts to have teeth coming in, he or she can get cavities. As well, if you notice anything abnormal in your child’s mouth make an appointment as soon as possible.
Tooth decay affects many children each year, by catching any developing tooth conditions early, your dentist can help diagnose and treat your child effectively. Taking charge of your child’s dental health today can help keep their smile healthy for the rest of their life.
Yes, we do! Dr. Mehru Bhatia DDS offers pediatric dentistry appointments. The doctor’s professional and caring manner helps children who may feel uncomfortable, squirm, or who won’t sit still. She understands how big of a new experience this may be and Dr. Mehru Bhatia DDS offers an understanding and warm welcome manner towards kids coming into his clinic. During the appointment, Dr. Mehru Bhatia DDS will perform a routine exam to look for any issues like tooth decay, check your child’s gums, jaw, and bite as well as look for any other potential problems that may affect their teeth or speech patterns. During the cleaning, the team will be careful to clean your child’s teeth and gums all while advising you on how to best keep them properly clean for your child’s mouth and answer any questions you may have.
At MySmile Dental Care, if your child’s routine exam goes well, we recommend coming in at least twice a year for routine check-ups and cleanings to keep your child’s oral health in tip-top shape! We serve patients from Anaheim Hills CA, Yorba Linda CA, Tustin CA, Villa Park CA, Irvine CA, Corona CA, Orange CA, and Santa Ana CA.