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Children's Dental Care

Why Choose Us To Be Your Pediatric Dentist?

Dr. Rad & his Dental AssistantWith over 30 years of experience in Pediatric Dentistry our main goal is to prevent decay and cavity formation in your child's teeth from when they are one year old all the way to adulthood. By practicing preventive dentistry we could save on future costs. Our professional staff know how important it is to create a relaxed and stress free atmosphere for your child. We believe that our children do not need to experience dental hardship if they and their families are educated about preventive dental care. Dr. Rad and his staff are experienced in behavior communication and other techniques used to establish your child's trust and acceptance of their dental treatments. Your children's dentist could help you improve your child's oral care and hygiene.  

Children's Dental Care has provided outstanding services throughout the communities of Woodland Hills, Encino, Calabasas, Agoura, Tarzana, Sherman Oaks, Reseda, Northridge, Canoga Park, West Hills, Chatsworth, Porter Ranch, Van Nuys, North Hills, Studio City, North Hollywood, Panorama City, Sylmar, Topanga, Westlake, Hidden Hills, Thousand Oaks,Oak Park, Santa Monica, and Los Angeles. 

Your Child's First Visit


According to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), your child should visit the dentist by  his/her first birthday. By having a properly trained specialized children's dentist examine your child, you can make the first visit to the dentist enjoyable and positive. Your child should be  informed of the visit and told that the dentist and their staff will explain all procedures and answer any  questions. The less to-do concerning the visit, the better.

 It is best if you refrain from using words around your child that might cause unnecessary fear, such as  needle, pull, drill or hurt.  At our dental office we make a practice of using words that convey the same  message, but are pleasant and non-frightening to the child.



How To Prevent Cavities?

 

Good oral hygiene comes from the removal of bacteria and the left over food particles that combine to create cavities. For infants, use a wet gauze or clean washcloth to wipe away plaque from the teeth and gums. Avoid putting your child to bed with a bottle filled with anything other than water......

 

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