Drs. Rick and Sully typically see children around age three but contact our dental team if you suspect an oral health issue. In many cases, we can see your child earlier.
Initial visits allow your child’s Brentwood, TN dentist to monitor jaw development and how teeth are erupting. We will also talk to you about at-home care. These chats can include nutritional guidance and answers to any questions.
Children’s Dentistry Services in Brentwood, TN
At Sullivan Dental Partners, we add age-appropriate treatments as your child grows and their needs change. Early tooth counting and monitoring graduate to preventive maintenance and general dentistry services as warranted.
Services include comprehensive checkups and periodic x-rays to diagnose any conditions, including cavities. X-rays also allow us to compare changes since your child’s last visit.
We provide teeth cleanings for children to lower their cavity risks. Cavity prevention measures may also include dental sealants and fluoride treatments.
Our dentists monitor oral development and may recommend orthodontics, including clear aligners for teens.
General services include but are not limited to tooth-colored fillings to treat tooth decay. We also offer durable metal crowns for damaged teeth and extractions only if a tooth is too damaged and not salvageable. And Drs. Rick and Sully are always here for your child in the event of a dental emergency.
We also offer custom mouthguards for children who compete in sports to protect their smiles.
If your child has a lip or tongue tie, our team can gently treat these issues to promote proper breathing, speech development, and nutrition intake.
Affordable Children’s Dentistry in Brentwood, TN
Our goal is to make children love coming to the dentist. To do this, we build relationships with our young patients. And for invasive treatments like tooth fillings, we can also offer nitrous oxide to ensure a fun and comfortable dental visit.
To arrange a dental visit for your child, give us a call today.