Kids Dentist Portland | Clackamas | Milwaukie | Happy Valley

Preventive Dental Care

We emphasize preventive care and education to help avoid or control common childhood dental problems such as dental decay, crowding of teeth, and harmful oral habits. What do young kids, growing teenagers and young adults need to know about oral hygiene, common flossing tips and daily actions to promote healthy gums and teeth?  At Young Kidz Dental, the caring and highly trained staff works at sharing and providing valued information to promote the growth of dental knowledge among their young and older patients as the following areas of dental hygiene is important to understand.  For example, kids who know that a regular six month exam will help prevent cavities, enhance proper tooth development and keep teeth clean will help their parents to maintain the proper dental care for their teeth as they grow older.

  • Regular 6 month exams
  • Tooth cleaning and polishing
  • Low radiation digital radiographs
  • Fluoride treatments
  • Brushing and flossing instruction
  • Dietary counseling
  • Nursing/ Baby bottle instruction
  • Thumb sucking / pacifier counseling