Services

Special Needs Dentistry

For parents of children with special needs, going to the dentist can seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. At Tooth Fairy Pediatric Dentistry, our team of dentists has extensive experience working with children with special needs. Your child deserves to get top notch dental care, and we’re happy to provide…

Sedation Dentistry

For many children, going to the dentist can be difficult. Some children are afraid of the dentist, and others just can’t seem to sit still through a procedure. At Tooth Fairy Pediatric Dentistry, we want to make your child’s dental visit go safely and smoothly, and so we offer sedation dentistry, also known as sleep…

Pediatric Dentistry

Pediatric dentistry is a dental specialty focused on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of oral health problems in children. Pediatric dentists have specific training that qualifies them to provide care for children’s teeth and gums as they change throughout childhood. Toothfairy Pediatric Dentistry in Reno provides comprehensive care, from preventative treatment like cleanings and sealants…

Composite Fillings

More than half of children over age six have some degree of tooth decay. When cavities are left untreated, they can lead to pain, infection, and even tooth loss. Fortunately, pediatric dentists can fill cavities to prevent them from worsening or causing complications. Modern dentistry has made it possible to fill cavities discreetly using tooth-colored…

Root Canal for Children

Pulpal therapy, also known as a root canal for children, is a pediatric dental treatment used to treat and preserve a child’s natural tooth that has been affected by an injury or tooth decay. The pulp is soft tissue located inside the teeth. When a tooth becomes damaged or decayed, the pulp may be exposed…

Infant Oral Care

A lifetime of good oral health begins during the first stages of life even before the first teeth emerge. Parents who are well-educated in children’s dental health can more adequately ensure that a child’s oral care needs are met. The best way for parents to become knowledgeable about infant oral care is by visiting our…

Pediatric Dental X-Rays

Dental x-rays are an important tool in pediatric dentistry. As the teeth and jaw mature, pediatric dental x-rays provide pediatric dentists an enhanced view of a child’s oral health development and the underlying problems that may lead to complications. Depending on the condition of the teeth, jaw and soft tissues of a child’s mouth, a…

Dental Sealants

Dental sealants for children are clear coatings applied to the surfaces of a child’s molars to prevent the development of tooth decay. They work by preventing food and plaque from resting in the grooves and crevices of molars – an area especially susceptible to cavities. According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research,…

Children’s Orthodontist

The majority of patients undergoing orthodontic care are children and teens. When kids are young, their jaws are constantly growing to accommodate new teeth. It is during this time that the teeth are easily moved, allowing for a shorter orthodontic treatment time – especially in patients who undergo early treatment. Braces, retainers, and spacers are…