Scope of Services
- All the preventive and restorative procedures for Dental Caries in children.
- Interceptive procedures for correction of thumb sucking, tongue thrusting and lip biting habits in children which can lead to alalignment of teeth or jaws at later age.
- Procedures aimed at restoring fractured or broken tooth due to dental trauma (accidental teeth Injuries) in children.
- Correction of poor alignment of developing teeth with orthodontic appliances.
It focuses on management of children with special health care needs and physically and mentally challenged children under sedation or general anaesthesia in a hospital set up. Paediatric dentistry involves parental counselling regarding home oral hygiene practices and diet counselling for overall general well being of a child.