Children's Dentistry

We Provide a Nurturing Environment for Little Smiles, Ensuring a Positive Introduction to Dental Wellness. Trust in Our Commitment to Your Child’s Oral Health Journey; A Foundation for a Lifetime of Bright and Healthy Smiles.

What Does Children's Dentistry Include?

Children’s dentistry is a service focused on providing comprehensive oral health care for young patients. This includes routine preventive services such as check-ups, cleanings, and fluoride treatments to maintain healthy smiles.

We offer education to guide children in adopting proper oral hygiene practices and nutritious habits. Services extend to early orthodontic assessments, the application of dental sealants for cavity prevention, and minimally invasive treatments for cavity management.

In addition, paediatric dentists address dental emergencies promptly, provide behavioural management strategies to ensure a positive experience, and monitor developmental aspects like teething and tooth eruption.

Children’s dentistry encompasses a holistic approach, aiming not only to address immediate oral health needs but also to instil lifelong habits for optimal dental well-being.

girl brushing teeth

Why is it Important for Children To Have Regular Check-ups?

Regular check-ups for children are of paramount importance in maintaining optimal oral health and preventing potential issues. Beyond the early detection of cavities and gum problems, these visits establish crucial habits by teaching children the significance of regular brushing, flossing, and overall oral care.

We monitor growth and development, identifying orthodontic issues early on and guiding proper dental alignment. Fluoride treatments and the application of dental sealants during these check-ups provide additional layers of protection against cavities.

Moreover, these appointments serve to acclimate children to the dental environment, utilising behavioural management techniques to ensure positive experiences and reduce anxiety.

Through education for parents and caregivers, regular check-ups contribute not only to oral health but also to a child’s overall well-being, fostering a positive relationship with dentistry that lasts into adulthood.

Patient Testimonials

See what our satisfied patients have to say about their dental experiences with us.

Grace Roberts
Grace Roberts
2024-03-16
Dr Akshay Shah was very helpful and professional
christine degen
christine degen
2024-03-12
I attended a hygienist appointment at Diamond Smile, I usually request a hand scale due to my phobia of water collecting at the back of my throat however I decided to go for the usual scale and polish and the nurse Chloe collected the water very well making the whole procedure go smoothly which made the whole experience more pleasant. Many Thanks 💓💓
Diane Jordan
Diane Jordan
2024-03-12
My dentist and her nurse Chloe worked well together and they were very attentive. Thank you Diamond Smile. 🙂
Eugenia Calisto
Eugenia Calisto
2024-03-12
I attended an appointment here and the nurse Chloe called me into the room. She greeted me with such manners and created a welcoming environment.
Kiara Jordan
Kiara Jordan
2024-03-12
I went to get some fillings today here, My dentist and her nurse Chloe were very understanding and patient with me despite me being very nervous. They were extremely kind and comforting.
g v
g v
2024-03-11
Amazing practice. Clear instructions from the dentist and really helpful girls on the front
Joe Reed
Joe Reed
2024-03-06
Good dentist
FlyWithRev
FlyWithRev
2024-03-06
Very quick and efficient service!
Ruth Bell
Ruth Bell
2024-03-04
I have been with this dentist for years. Rena is so gentle and kind I have never had a bad experience. Cannot speak highly enough of all the staff from nurses to receptionists. You’re in safe hands here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Regular dental check-ups are typically recommended every six months. However, the frequency may vary based on individual needs and risk factors. We will provide guidance on the optimal schedule for your child.
Yes, baby teeth are crucial for proper speech development, nutrition, and guiding the eruption of permanent teeth. Maintaining the health of baby teeth is essential for overall oral health.
Introduce the idea of the dentist positively, read books about dental visits, and avoid using negative language. Keep the conversation light and reassuring to create a positive association with dental care.
A children’s dental check-up includes a visual examination, cleaning, fluoride treatment, and possibly X-rays. We will also provide guidance on oral hygiene practices and address any concerns.
Encourage regular brushing and flossing, limit sugary snacks and drinks, and ensure your child receives regular dental check-ups. Dental sealants can also be applied to provide additional protection against cavities.