Sadly, there are occasions when we see children at BDP (Beeston Dental Practice) with extensive tooth decay. This is always depressing as we know that dental decay is 100% preventable.
It is even more upsetting when We feel we have to take the unfortunate step of referring children to hospital to have their baby teeth taken out under a general anaesthetic (i.e. hospitalised to be put to sleep to have their teeth removed). There has been much publicity of late regarding this, as the numbers of children involved are staggering.
At BDP we feel that education is the key.. click this link for some fantastic top tips to stop your children getting holes in their teeth.
And bring your children to see us as soon as they have teeth in their mouth, the earlier we see children the better.. And better still, bring your children along to our kids club.. Let's put an end to this preventable problem...