Pediatric dentistry. Facts and myths in pediatric dentistry. As a parent, it is important to begin dental care early. So that your child has an opportunity to build a relationship with their pediatric dentist that makes going for exams and cleanings a positive experience. However, it is common for parents to have many questions about their child’s oral health. Things such as decayed baby teeth and dental emergencies are all new experiences that generate situations that require relying upon an expert. As you develop your child’s care plan, use the answers to these questions to guide your decisions. In this post, we’ll show you facts and myths in pediatric dentistry. Let’s get doing.
Dr Engel holds a speciality license in pediatric dentistry from New Jersey and New York. He also has attained sedation certification, which allows for in-office oral sedation options, and he’s on staff at Hackensack University Medical Center. As an attending pediatric dentist at HUMC, Dr Engel retains operating room privileges, allowing for an array of treatment modalities and anaesthesia options.