Other communities we proudly serve:
Hanover, Abbottstown, New Oxford, Thomasville, Lake Meade,
Biglerville, Wellsville, Hampton, York Springs, Dover, Spring
Grove, Dillsburg PA
Children’s dentistry is very different from adult dentistry.
Many people had unpleasant experiences at the dentist when they
were growing up. We want to ensure that sort of thing does not
happen with our young patients. We are proud to have a staff to
treat our younger patients with the understanding and compassion
they need. Helping children form healthy oral habits and making
their visits to the dentist a fun experience will be the
foundation of a lifetime of dental health.
We believe good children’s dentistry is about more than just
regular dental visits. Our job is to educate parents on good
dental habits that lead to healthy smiles that last a lifetime.
One of our goals is to make sure that this and future
generations of children grow up WITHOUT a fear of the dental
office. And according to our many satisfied parents, we are
doing just that! Our office is a relaxed and happy place that
children love to visit.
The staff at East Berlin Smiles dental office understands this.
Instilling good habits early, in an environment that’s
comfortable and fun, is essential for a lifetime of good oral
Children are not able to brush well on their own. Because of
this, it is important for parents to be involved in their
child’s daily dental care. This ensures thorough cleaning as
well as the development of proper dental habits.
Little kids tend to eat more often during the day (grazing).
This results in a prolonged exposure to acid (every time you eat
you make acid), which may cause more cavities.
A tooth that is not as clean as it should be will be exposed to
acid when food and juice contact it. This acid often speeds up
the development of cavities. The good news is that identifying
poor dietary and hygiene habits, along with applying a fluoride
varnish to the mineralizing teeth, can significantly reduce the
chance of your child having a cavity. Sealants may also be