What Is a Pediatric Dentist?

Teeth erupted in the infanthood lay a foundation for a healthy mouth. Normally, the teething starts when a kid is aged 6 months and the child will have the full set of primary teeth by 3 years old. The erupted primary teeth (also known as baby teeth or milk teeth) eventually fall off to provide a way for the permanent teeth. Even though the primary teeth do not last long, they have a massive impact on everyone's oral healthcare. The baby teeth tend to reserve space for the adult teeth, which helps the toddlers learn to chew, eat & speak. Moreover, the jaw bone continues to grow in childhood. Hence a toddler should get right dental care from a pediatric dentist at the early stages of oral development.

Who are Pediatric Dentist
What does a Pediatric 
Dentist do?

What does a pediatric dentist do?

Kids are afraid of dental treatments due to several reasons. In the meantime, the oral needs of toddlers differ from adults and have distinct needs. Pediatric dentists (or) Pedodontists are specialized dental professionals trained in treating the oral health of babies, kids, and teenagers.

They are also mastered in delivering preventive & proactive dental care using different approaches to address the specific dental concerns of kids. Our Surya Dental Care has a panel of well-established child dentists to deliver sophisticated & kids-friendly dental solutions. We take care of crucial things to maintain your kid's oral cavity healthy from infanthood to adolescence.
What are dental problems our pediatric dentists take care of

What are the dental problems our pediatric dentists take care of ?

Pediatric dental care involves supervision of orofacial growth, developing oral hygiene routine for kids, and behavioral management as a part of preventing oral diseases. They deal with the following problematic conditions in toddlers:

  • Habit Correction

    Habit Correction

    Habits like thumb sucking, sucking reflexes and mouth breathing which seem normal in infanthood should be rectified at an early stage. Despite these do not seem..

  • Trauma

    Trauma

    Chipped, cracked, and fractured teeth in kids are inevitable because the kids are playful. Our pediatric dental care unit is fairly equipped with unique accessories..

  • Tooth Loss at an Early Stage

    Tooth loss at an early stage

    Similar to dental trauma, kids are prone to premature tooth loss that leaves a space in the jaw. The protracted gap in the jaw..

  • Dental Caries

    Dental Caries

    Kids' milk teeth are always at risk of tooth decay and dental caries because their enamel is thinner than the permanent teeth...

  • Aesthetic concerns

    Aesthetic concerns

    Our pediatric dentists are also experts in revamping the structural damages in primary teeth that happened with cavities, trauma..

  • Orthodontic Care

    Orthodontic Care

    Along with various proactive treatments to prevent teeth misalignment, we offer fixed, semi-fixed, and removable ..

Best Pediatric Dentistry

Best Pediatric Dentistry

Pediatric dental care involves supervision of orofacial growth, developing oral hygiene routine for kids, and behavioral management as a part of preventing oral diseases. They deal with the following problematic conditions in toddlers

  • Examination Examination
  • Cleaning Teeth Cleaning Teeth
  • Cavities & Decay Cavities & Decay
  • Fillings Fillings
  • Sealants Sealants
  • Braces Braces
Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Our team at Happy Kids Dental offers an enhanced level of children’s dental care in Trichy.

  • Doctor

    Dr P. Senthilkumar is an expert pediatric dentist offering the chance to make a positive impact on a child's confidence and oral health.

    Dr. P.Senthilkumar M.D.S.,

    Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

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