What Is a Children’s Dentist?
A children’s dentist specializes in dentistry that focuses on providing gentle and compassionate dental care to children from infancy through adolescence. At Park West Dental, Idaho Falls, ID children’s dentists, Drs. Drake and Jacobson, understand the unique needs of young, vulnerable primary (baby) teeth and how best to preserve your child’s oral health as they grow and develop.
Pediatric Dentistry Treatments
At Park West Dental, fostering trust with children at an early age, while helping them develop excellent at-home oral hygiene habits, is our primary goal. Our children’s dentistry practice encompasses a broad base of services and treatments that allow Drs. Drake and Jacobson to help care for and maintain your child’s oral health as they grow and develop. These include:
- Infant oral health exams
- Digital x-rays and cleanings
- Fluoride treatments
- Diagnosis and safe treatment of dental disorders
- At-home dental care education
- Orthodontic evaluation
- Care for dental injuries