It is important that your child’s newly-erupted teeth receive proper dental care and benefit from proper oral hygiene habits right from the beginning.
Dental Care For Your Baby
Children should visit the dentist by their first birthday. Even before your baby's first tooth appears, the gums can benefit from careful attention.
By practicing good oral hygiene at home and scheduling regular checkups with the dentist, your child can help keep her smile bright and healthy for many years to come.
Fluoride is effective in preventing cavities and tooth decay by coating teeth and preventing plaque from building up and hardening on the tooth's surface.
It's important to pay attention to your child's habits in case his or her behavior has the potential to affect overall oral health.
Teeth grinding, or bruxism, refers to excessive grinding of the teeth and/or excessive clenching of the jaw, and is common in children.
Sports dentistry is the prevention and treatment of dental injuries and related oral diseases to help protect the teeth, mouth, jaw, and face of athletes of all ages.
Pediatric Dental Emergencies
If you face a dental emergency, give us a call immediately. If you need urgent treatment after hours, you can call our emergency number.
We are honored that you are considering entrusting Cool Smiles Pediatric Dentistry with your child’s dental health; rest assured, your son or daughter’s comfort is our number one priority.
At Cool Smiles, children’s dentistry is not merely part of what we do -- it’s all we do! Nothing brings Dr. Hweejo “Joe” Byun and his team more joy than welcoming families into this friendly, caring, and compassionate environment, to deliver an exceptional dental experience for their children.
Dr. Byun is a registered pediatric dentist and fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. He has received an additional two years of training for the care of infants, children, teens, and special needs individuals, in order to assure that children receive the best possible care while minimizing their anxiety about the future.
Our fun, professional, and highly experienced team is dedicated to ensuring that your children feel comfortable and cared for throughout every appointment. It is of the utmost importance to us that you are confident with all information received prior to any dental treatment.
Referrals are not necessary, but are of course warmly accepted. Dr. Byun and his team look forward to meeting you at Cool Smiles Pediatric Dentistry, and are available to answer any and all questions you may have.
Show them that the dentist doesn’t have to be scary. Contact our Red Deer pediatric dental office today!