Parenting is a big task and now-a-days taking care of kid’s health and well-being is one big challenge for parents. With kids gulping down junk food and sweets, maintaining oral hygiene is very difficult.
Teeth are very important organ of our body. Since its main function is to chew the food properly so that it is easily digestible and we are able to absorb the nutrients. But with the preservatives in the junk food and poor oral hygiene, teeth tends to get easily infected resulting into cavities, which if neglected might lead to pain, gum problems, swelling and/or pus formation.
We, being adult, sometimes tend to tolerate any amount of pain or discomfort, but when it comes to our children we want the best and can't see them suffer at any cost.
Being a parent of a very stubborn child who doesn’t like to brush, I know how difficult it is to get the child to brush and maintain clean teeth. Having faced the consequences of neglecting child’s oral hygiene, I have realized how important it is to maintain good oral habits.
As each problem requires a specialist, our teeth too need to be treated by a specialist; a dentist. In a city like Mumbai where there is a clinic or hospital at every nook and corner, we want the best for our child. So finding a good dentist in Mumbai is necessary, when it comes to trusting our child’s well-being in their hands.
Usually we parents consult any doctor based on referrals by fellow parents or by our family doctors or any family member or acquaintance. But before we take our child to any dental clinic, we need to know the panel of doctors available, whether there are special paediatric dentist available for our kids, how good are they in handling kids, etc.
We just don’t trust our child into anybody’s hands, because in some cases it become necessary for the child need to be treated not by normal dentist but by dentist who is specialized and trained in handling kids who have different temperament than elders.
Since kids are more sensitive to the surrounding environment, I have seen dental clinics in Mumbai paying attention to décor and creating an environment, so that a child feels comfortable while waiting for his/her turn. Because usually when kids hear the word “Doctor” they tend to get nervous and scared. But when they see setup of the clinic with their favorite cartoon characters, toys etc., they tend to loosen up a bit and treating them and building up a rapport becomes easy.
So now finding information about any dentist in Mumbai for your kid is just a click away.