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Dentistry for Children

Dentistry for Children at Plymouth Dental

When should you start worrying about taking your child to the dentist? When they start school? When their adult teeth come through? To ensure that your child maintain’s optimal oral health, they should start seeing a dentist regularly from 2 years old.

The leading cause of admittance to hospital among children in the UK is for having decaying teeth removed! Prevention is better than cure, so don’t leave it until it’s too late.

Did You Know?

Percentage of Children Who Visited a Dentist Last Year
Percentage of Children Affected by Tooth Decay by the Age of 8
Number of Children Admitted to Hospital to Remove Rotting Teeth
Annual Cost to the NHS for Child Tooth Extractions

Educating Little Ones to Maintain Good Oral Hygiene

During your child’s visits with us here at Plymouth Dental Centre of Excellence, we won’t only provide them with the calm, gentle care that they deserve – we’ll also educate them on how to continue good practice with looking after their oral health at home. Useful tips on brushing techniques and diet choices at home & school will equip them with valuable knowledge and an understanding of the importance of maintaining healthy habits, for life.   

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