Dental check-ups in children

The dental check-up in children is a complete examination of the condition of the child’s mouth and teeth. It is recommended to start taking care of the oral health of the child as soon as the first milk tooth erupts.

The first check-up at the dentist can be carried out from the age of 3-4 years.

During the dental check-up, the dentist performs a visual examination of the child's mouth and checks the condition of the teeth and gums. He may also perform X-rays to check the condition of the bone and the presence of cavities under the baby teeth. The dentist can also advise on oral hygiene and caries prevention.

The importance of prevention

The importance of prevention and oral hygiene instruction cannot be underestimated. Dental caries is one of the most common diseases in children and can lead to pain, infections. By taking care of a child’s mouth and teeth from an early age and instilling good oral hygiene habits, you can help prevent dental problems and maintain your child’s oral health in the long term.

  • Prevention

  • Oral hygiene

  • Common diseases

Tips for good oral hygiene for your child

  • Brush your child’s teeth two to three times a day with an age-appropriate toothbrush and an appropriate amount of toothpaste containing fluoride.
  • Have your child rinse their mouth after eating or drinking something sweet.
  • Limit your child’s consumption of sugary drinks and sweets.
  • Avoid milk in the baby bottle at night, prefer water to avoid the development of “baby bottle decay
  • Take your child to the dentist regularly for professional check-ups and cleanings.

By following these tips and encouraging your child to take care of their mouth and teeth, you can help prevent dental problems and maintain good oral health in the long term.

  • Brush

  • Rinse

  • Sugary drinks

  • Baby bottle

Our rates
Check-up with a dentist : Between 80.- and 180.-
Dental Cleaning for children under 12 years old : 113.-

Our dental clinic adheres to SSO dental pricing.

Dental Cleaning for New Patients with Two X-rays : 155.- CHF

Frequently Asked Questions

What are dental X-rays for children used for?

They are used to detect hidden cavities, examine the roots and bone, and monitor dental development.

How can I prevent cavities in my child?

The dentist can apply dental sealants to provide enhanced protection against cavities.

do you have a question?
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Take care of your dental health!

We are committed to combating healthcare avoidance, believing that in our current environment, every citizen should be able to maintain their health and enhance their appearance, especially their smile. Our rates are designed to be not only competitive but also, and most importantly, affordable. Nevertheless, they never compromise the quality of our service, which we strive to make impeccable.