Most parents want to hear at the end of their child dental appointment that there where no cavities. Preventive dentistry is keeping more and more children fee from tooth decay then ever before. Half of all U.S. children under the age of twelve have never had a cavity. That good news, however it also means half of them do.
If a child has tooth decay new dental treatments are available that are far more attractive and comfortable then in the past. A parent can be a wise consumer if you make sure to know your options and discuss them with your child pediatric dentist.