Children with healthy mouths chew more easily and gain more nutrients
from the foods they eat. They learn to speak more quickly and clearly.
They usually have a higher level of general health, because disease
in the mouth can endanger the rest of the body. A healthy mouth
is more attractive, giving children confidence in their appearance.
Dr. Sakuma, a mother of two children, will offer caring and thorough
dental care to your child. The earlier the dental visit, the better
the chance of preventing dental disease and helping your child
belong to the cavity-free generation.
When operating in your child’s mouth, water is prevented from contacting
the throat by the use of rubber dam. it gives your child a feeling
of confidence leading to an easier and more effective treatment. Our
clinic strives hard to ensure that every visit to our dental office
is a pleasant one for your child. We look forward to getting to know
you and your child, not just as patients, but also as friends.
Parent-child Tooth Brushing
There are some steps in cavity prevention that your child can take
depending on their development and their age. Cutting the first tooth
usually occurs from 7 to 8 months, and at 3 years old the child should
be able to brush by themselves. If they are to achieve this most important
factor in cavity prevention your child will need your help and support
We will give you tooth brushing training so please feel free to ask