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Dr. Vikas Bendgude is a Pediatric Dentist and Periodontist in Deccan Gymkhana, Pune and has an experience of 18 years in these fields. Dr. Vikas Bendgude practices at Childrens Dental Care in Deccan Gymkhana, Pune and Anand Dental Clinic in Dhole Patil Road, Pune. He completed BDS from Government Dental College & Hospital, Mumbai in 1995 and MDS from Nair Hospital Dental College (NHDC), Mumbai in 1999. He is a member of Indian Dental Association and Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry. Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Traumatic injuries Dental,Teeth Whitening,Dental Braces Fixing and Restoration Aesthetics etc.
Very nice. Friendly with children.my child was affride but he adjust with the doctor soon. Environment is nice
He is great doctor with a very good hand. He understands children and maintain a good rapo with all
He is a very nice doctor.He know very well how to handle little one.As kids are scarry about doctors and hospitals but at his clinic my son fell good.
Great experience ,well matured & experience doctor to handle children with utmost care , accomplished by amiable staff.the clinic is neat & clean
Q: Does a pediatric dentist deal with straightening of teeth?
A: A paediatric dentist will mainly be responsible for maintaining your child's dental health by regular check-ups and filling up the cavities and treating decays. If you need straightening of teeth, you should see an orthodontist. You paediatric dentist can refer to the orthodontist.
Q: What treatments does a pediatric dentist specialize in?
A: A paediatric dentist specializes in the following treatments: ·Preventive dental care by recommending proper care of the teeth ·Correcting improper bite and straightening teeth ·Repair of tooth cavities ·Dental injuries ·Oral diseases ·Management of gum diseases ·Counselling for harmful habits like thumb sucking
Q: Why is it better to take a child to pediatric dentist than a regular adult dentist?
A: Children are not as cooperative and patient as adults during a dental examination. A paediatric dentist receives special training to deal with children and also practices it during the course work. They are trained to make children comfortable and also have the required equipment and offices decorated with children in focus. So, it is better to take your child to a paediatric dentist.
Q: How often should I take my child to the pediatric dentist?
A: It is necessary to have a regular dental checkup for your child to maintain proper dental health. You may, therefore, take your child every six months to the paediatric dentist in order to prevent dental problems. Based on your child's oral health, the dentist may suggest how often your child needs to visit.
Q: My baby has his first baby teeth, should I take him to a pediatric dentist?
A: Yes, it is better to take your baby to the paediatric dentist when he or she has the first baby teeth. Baby teeth are very important in child’s development as they help in chewing and also to speak clearly. Your paediatric dentist will monitor the baby teeth and their hygiene.
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