Preserving Bright Smiles Through Pediatric Dental Cleanings

Top-Rated Pediatric Dentist in Brooklyn, NY

At LuxDen Kids, we emphasize the importance of regular dental cleanings, or prophylaxis, for children from their first tooth through the development of permanent teeth. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, every child should see a dentist by the time their first tooth erupts, ensuring a healthy mouth and good oral hygiene. Our experienced and board-certified dentists offer professional oral hygiene services, playing a crucial role in preventive care and instilling healthy dental habits that last a lifetime.

Importance of Dental Cleanings

Routine Cleanings for Healthy Smiles

From your child’s first tooth to the development of permanent teeth, regular cleaning is crucial for dental health.
Professional dental cleanings help remove plaque buildup, monitor potential oral issues, and prevent complications.

Exceptional Pediatric Dentistry

At LuxDen Kids, our dentists provide the best care to ensure your child’s teeth stay healthy and strong. We encourage healthy dental habits that last a lifetime, preserving your child's smile with the best oral practices.

Pediatric Dental Cleanings: A Foundation for Strong, Healthy Teeth

Start Early for Strong, Healthy Teeth


Dental cleanings during early years help your child develop strong, healthy teeth and set positive dental practices for adulthood.

Performed by Caring Dental Hygienists

Our pediatric dental cleanings are performed by experienced and caring dental hygienists who specialize in handling kids, including those with special needs.
They remove plaque and tartar, polish teeth, and discuss dietary needs, offering tips for proper brushing and flossing.

When to Begin and Frequency

  • Regular dental cleaning should begin soon after your child’s first teeth come in, usually at six months to one year.
  • Professional dental cleanings at least twice a year are crucial to prevent cavities and thoroughly check your child's teeth.

Benefits of Pediatric Dental Cleanings

Preventing Common Dental Problems

Regular cleanings can help prevent tooth decay, gum disease, tooth loss, bone damage, bad breath, and stained teeth.

Simple and Painless Process

The cleaning process involves examining, removing plaque and tartar, brushing, polishing, and flossing. It's a painless procedure.

Fluoride Treatment

Fluoride treatment helps strengthen teeth, control bacteria responsible for cavities, and slow down mineral loss from tooth enamel.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the Process Painful?

Dental cleaning is a painless procedure, and some children may feel minimal pressure, but it should not be uncomfortable.

What Does a Fluoride Treatment Do?

Fluoride treatment helps strengthen weakened areas in your child’s teeth, controls bacteria causing cavities, and preserves tooth enamel.

Have Questions or Ready to Schedule?

If you have questions about the dental cleaning process or want to schedule an appointment, contact us today.

Call 718-717-8866 now to ensure your child receives proper preventative care and enjoys strong and healthy teeth for years to come.

Preserve your child's bright smile - visit LuxDen Kids today!

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