Youngsters With Down Syndrome And Its Impact On Their Teeth

Unlike the normal youngsters, for the young ones who are differently abled, additional care and attention should be given when diagnosed with a disease related to their teeth. Because for normal young ones who are perfectly alright in all their health conditions, only few procedures will be there and only few medication will be given, without any extra tablet , injection or a mouth wash. But for the ones with Down syndrome every drug given should be inspected and tested carefully to check if their system is ready to accept such doses. Apart from Down syndrome, even young ones with autism, needs extra care and presence of their parents during the treatment is vital. This is one main reason why doctors advise parents not to treat two or three young ones at ones because each patient needs individual care. Mostly, if autism is diagnosed their body might be hyper sensitive, to all five senses. Hence during the treatment they might feel the pain more comparing to other normal little ones in the same age category. Therefore doctors who have expertise in such fields have found new and simple strategies to improve the overall experience of such youngsters. In order to find the right physician it is always advisable to fix an appointment online and go visit the at least once in prior and ask for help. 

Delay

When considering youngsters with

Down syndrome from the appearance or formation of teeth to everything in their life will delay since their rate of growth is super slow. For example, you would know if you visit special needs children’s dentist, he or she might explain the stages of their growth, specially the ages in which their teeth will appear. Also even the sizes of their teeth will be smaller in size comparing to an average young little one. Due such conditions, when the root becomes less strong and shorter and many more, these can totally impact the condition of their teeth. Hence regular appointments should fixed to discuss the specific situation found in your young ones. If you ignore all these facts and rush to the doctor later you might not be able to treat your son or daughter quickly.

Immune System

For youngsters with Down syndrome their immune system can give trouble as well. Because since it is impaired, it cannot give you the naturally required protection against all the bacterial and viral infections. Especially if it is related to the gum diseases. Therefore it is important to have a family reliable paediatric dentist to whom you can run to for emergency. If you maintain this habit your doctor will take x ray’s to examine the growth of bones levels and suggest you treatments according to what’s going on inside your body.Therefore, remember to brush, floss and visit you doctor to develop a better and strong teeth!