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Dental Care for Children: Parenting Tips and Trick

The habit of properly caring for the teeth and gums should be established at an early age. Still, this can be somewhat difficult due to the fact that the processes themselves may appear a bit boring. 

The good news is that there are several ways in which parents can motivate their children. Let us take a look at three interesting suggestions.

  • Create fictional and make-believe trips to the dentist.
  • Children can learn how long to brush if you play their favourite songs.
  • A reward-based chart will help them to keep track of their habits.

“Sometimes, children need a team activity to get motivated.”

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Dr Siddharth Wandrekar - Practice principal (GDC No. 170074)

BDS – India 2004, MSc Prosthetic Dentistry 2007 (London), MJDF Royal College of Surgeons England

Sidd has been with Brunel Dental Practice since 2011 and took over the practice in September 2016 after the previous principal retired.

Sidd qualified in 2004 from one of the prestigious Universities in India. He came to the UK and meritoriously obtained a Masters in Prosthetic Dentistry from King’s College, London. He then spent a year in a hospital environment being involved in major surgeries such as head and neck cancer, correction of jaw fractures and complex surgical removal of teeth. He moved to work as an Associate in Private and NHS practices in Scotland before joining Brunel Dental Practice.

Sidd enjoys dentistry because he can help everyone to achieve good dental health and overall well-being in a caring and comfortable environment.

He is married with two boys who keep him on his toes. He loves playing tennis and represents the local club in the regional Leagues. He loves to travel and visit offbeat places. He also has a keen interest in current affairs.

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