If you have kids, then you know a few things. First, accidents happen. Second, kids don’t always do what they should, whether that is cleaning a room or cleaning their teeth.
You also should know that our restorative dentistry in Hawthorne, CA can repair your child’s healthy smile. Here are a few times you may want to call us.
By age 11, most kids will have at least one cavity. When this happens, come to our office for a composite filling.
2. A Broken Tooth
Kids fall. Kids run into things. Kids sometimes don’t catch what is thrown to them while playing sports. Any or all of these can lead to broken teeth. This is both a good reminder to get a sports mouthguard and to make an appointment for a dental crown if your child has a dental injury.
3. A Toothache
Toothaches often with cavities that lead to tooth infections. When this happens, a root canal can save the tooth and end the pain.