Removing decay and repairing damaged teeth is key to both good oral health and overall well-being. While most adults would agree with the importance of protecting their adult teeth, many overlook the developmental significance of the primary dentition, or "baby teeth." It is crucial to maintain the health of the baby teeth (even though they will eventually be replaced) because they are necessary for eating, speaking, proper growth and development of the jaws and placement of the permanent teeth. Most pediatric dental patients have both adult and baby teeth, or mixed dentition, and a pediatric dental specialist, or a dentist for kids, understands how proper care of both can lead to a lifetime of healthy smiles. Dental Ark makes it easy for parents and families to find a Pediatric dentist in El Paso, TX.
Click on a selection to the left to learn more about the advanced pediatric dental treatments and restorations we can use to protect and restore decayed or missing teeth. Or if you and your family need a new dentist for the kids, call today!