Pediatric toothdecayis on therise. Some research suggests that systemic causes—including radiation exposure,hormonal abnormalities, and foreign proteins in food—are to blame.Hypomineralization, caused mainly by a diet inadequate in minerals, increases achild’s susceptibility to decay.
Tooth decay in children falls intodistinct categories:
·Baby teeth versus adult teeth
·Anterior (front) vs. posterior (back)tooth patterns
·Contract-lateral tooth patterns
The Center for Systemic Dentistryworks to addresspediatric dental problems at the earliest stages, remedying the problem andpreventing further dental or systemic damage later in your child’s life.Located inBerkeley Heights, New Jersey,we are committed tobeing the state’s leading dental practice that focuses on holistic,healing-focused dentistry.
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