Our pedodontists & pediatric orthodontists
Dr Neeraja Raju MDS
PEDIATRIC DENTIST (24 Years experience) Dr. Neeraja Raju is a specialist in Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry.She is the founder and proprietor of Little Pearls Dental Care.She also provides services like Orthodontics for children and adults, as well as General and Cosmetic Dentistry and has a multi specialty practice with a team of expert consultants.
Dr Vani Jairaj M.D.S
ORTHODONTIST (11years experience) - Dr Vani is an experienced and skilled Orthodontist who is a perfectionist by nature, and her patient care is second to none. Because of her unique artistic ability, she aims to create the perfect smile to suit a person’s face.
Dr Kiran Kumar M.D.S
ORTHODONTIST (7 years experience) Dr Kiran is our orthodontist who has a motive to apply the best of his knowledge and techniques in orthodontics to to achieve best results. He has a passion and desire to excel in the field of Orthodontics.
Pediatric dental care for every child 🙂
Regular dental checkups for kids by pediatric dentists are required to assess their general health and any infections that can affect their integrity. The pediatric dentist will also prescribe the right kids tooth paste.
Fluoride varnish for kids is a highly concentrated form of fluoride available at Little Pearls which is applied to the tooth’s surface by our pediatric dentists, as a type of topical fluoride therapy which goes a long way in strengthening the enamel and preventing caries and decay.
Painless way of protecting your children’s teeth from tooth decay by our pediatric dentists. It is a plastic coating which covers the chewing surfaces of the back adult teeth. The sealant for kids forms a hard shield that keeps food and bacteria from getting into the tiny grooves in the teeth.
At Little Pearls in Bangalore, you can trust our pediatric dentists to be kind, caring and compassionate for your kids with special needs be it mental or physical. Little pearls dental clinic for kids is designed keeping in mind the possible necessities kids with special health care needs require.
A tooth starts to decay if the caries is not removed and filled. Pediatric dental fillings for kids go a long way in preventing long term issues like infection transmitted to the underlying permanent teeth!
Pulpectomy is also called baby root canal treatment. A cavity that involves the nerve of the tooth will cause a child to experience intense pain. Although the pain may actually subside for a period of time using antibiotics, it will return unless the tooth is properly treated by your pediatric dentists.
The most commonly affected teeth in dental trauma are the upper front teeth and damage to them can include chipping, loosening and displacement, or avulsion.The child should be brought to the Dentist immediately.
Serial extraction is the planned extraction of certain primary teeth and specific permanent teeth in an orderly sequence and predetermined pattern to guide the erupting permanent teeth into a more favorable position.
For many years stainless steel crowns have been a significant part of paediatric dental care at Little Pearls.They are prefabricated crown forms that are adapted to individual teeth and cemented by our pediatric dentist.As a result stainless steel crowns continue to be the restoration of choice at Little Pearls for primary teeth and are a cost effective option as they are less expensive.
Aesthetics matter – even for kids. Also primary dentition should remain intact for as long as possible. In the case of heavy caries or tooth trauma the Strip Crowns can help to restore the upper anteriors in a highly aesthetic way.
Cleft lip and cleft palate repair is a type of plastic surgery to correctthis abnormal development both to restore function and to restore a more normal appearance.Most times,cleft repair is done when the child is 3 to 6 months old.
Reattachment of the fractured anterior tooth for kids is a highly conservative and aesthetic treatment that has been given importance at Little Pearls. An immediate endodontic intervention followed by bonding.
Re implantation refers to the insertion and temporary fixation of a completely or partially knocked out tooth before the milk teeth fall age due to traumatic injury. There is no realistic way to prevent the fall of teeth as it usually occurs due to an accident.
It is normal for the children to have to unhealthy oral habits. Some of such habits include thumb sucking, nail biting, lip biting, tongue thrusting, mouth breathing etc which can be corrected through pediatric orthodontics. In order to control such routines, separate appliances are designed and manufactured.