Routine Check Up
At Sandy Hill Dental Centre in Ottawa, we provide the routine dental services, including check ups and cleaning appointments, that your children need to foster a healthy mouth.
What will happen at my child’s routine check up?
We note the health and condition of the teeth, gums, soft tissues, head and neck. We monitor the growth of the jaws and development of the teeth. We use all of these factors to create a custom treatment plan.
Our hygienists clean your child's teeth to remove any plaque or build up.
We also treat the teeth with fluoride to strengthen them and make them more resistant to tooth decay.
We recommend cleaning and fluoride treatments twice per year to prevent decay.
Do you teach my child how to brush or floss?
Prevention is a vital part of our children's dental treatment, so we teach the essentials for home dental care, such as brushing techniques. Our dedicated staff will always try to make the oral health learning experience fun for our littlest patients!
How often should my child come in for a check up?
Your child should visit our office as often as you do, once every six months. If you think your child needs to see the dentist for any other concerns, make sure to ask your dental health professional for advice.
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Sandy Hill Dental Centre offers a comprehensive range of dentistry services for children, adults, and seniors.