Creating Smiles with Star Power!
12398 FM 423, Suite 1900, Frisco, TX 75033

Dental Care That Supports Special Needs Kids

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child at dentist's officeWhat do kids need from dental care? The answer will depend on the child—developmental issues, behavioral differences, and more can affect what makes a certain treatment approach the right one. Our Frisco, TX pediatric dental office understands that our young patients vary in terms of what they find comfortable and what they need from their visits. Providing the right experiences at an early age will help them feel more at ease in future visits and more comfortable with care when they are older. What we also understand is that kids with special needs can require solutions that respond to their circumstances. We provide a caring and welcoming environment, and we see to it that our patients with ADHD and other concerns that shape their experiences with care have their needs met.

Your Child’s Smile Care Should Be Tailored To Their Individual Needs

For smile care to be truly effective, it should be tailored to the needs of the patient. Providing the right experiences will be particularly important for kids. After all, they are still learning about smile care and becoming familiar with dental visits. The wrong experiences at this point can sour their relationship with treatment in the future. This is part of why finding the right dental office for your little ones is important. If your child has needs that differ from others, this can prove difficult—fortunately, our office is here to help!

Providing Oral Health Services For Patients With Different Challenges

Children with special needs, such as those who have been diagnosed with ADHD, can require care that both understands what they are experiencing and responds to it. As we talk with parents and spend time with their little ones, we can determine how to best provide treatment. Depending on their comfort for new experiences and people, their issues with physical sensitivity, and more, it can be crucial that your dental professional truly understand and respect what your child’s experiences with care should involve.

We can also help you understand what to look out for between appointments. For example, children who take certain medications can experience side effects that interfere with their oral health. One side effect to watch for is dry mouth, which can lower their natural cavity resistance. By pointing out areas of concern and providing personalized care, we can help your kids grow up with healthy, confident smiles.

Learn How Your Frisco, TX Pediatric Dental Office Can Meet Your Child’s Needs!

Pediatric dental care at our practice can help kids in different age groups with widely differing needs enjoy the right oral health support. If you would like to learn how we can help your child enjoy the right smile care, call Healthy Smiles Children’s Dentistry at (214) 436-4774.