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Pediatric Dentistry

The pedodontics or pediatric dentistry deals with dentistry to children.
A child who has lost his front teeth

The focus is on the prevention of caries by dental hygienist or dentist (the suggestion of proper diet, fluoride application, fissure sealing, oral hygiene education, early detection of dysgnathia) and research collaboration of young patients.

etymology

The word derives from the greek pedodontics pais (child) + odus (tooth))
Child psychology

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