Family & Children's Dentistry

Family dentistry is a branch of dentistry that focuses on providing comprehensive oral care for patients of all ages, from young children to older adults. It is an essential part of maintaining good oral health and preventing dental problems from developing in the future. Our family dentists are trained to provide a wide range of services, from routine checkups and cleanings to more complex procedures such as fillings, extractions, and root canals. They also work closely with patients of all ages to educate them on proper oral hygiene habits and offer advice on diet and lifestyle choices that can impact dental health. Overall, family dentistry plays a crucial role in helping the families in our communities maintain healthy, beautiful smiles for a lifetime.

Why choose a family dentist?

A family dentist differs from a regular dentist in several ways. While regular dentists typically specialize in treating a specific age group or providing a specific type of dental service, family dentists are trained to provide comprehensive dental care to patients of all ages. This means that family dentists can offer services such as routine checkups, cleanings, fillings, extractions, and root canals to patients ranging from children to seniors. Family dentists also tend to have a more personalized approach to care, as they work with each family member to develop individualized treatment plans based on their unique needs and concerns. Furthermore, family dentists may offer a more welcoming and comfortable environment for families, which can help alleviate any anxiety or fear associated with dental visits. Overall, the main difference between a family dentist and a regular dentist is that family dentists are equipped to provide comprehensive, individualized care to patients of all ages, making it a convenient and valuable option for families seeking dental services.

What are the benefits of having a family dentist?

One of the main benefits of family dentistry is the convenience of having all family members receive dental care in one location. This means that parents and children can schedule appointments at the same time, making it easier to manage busy schedules. Additionally, family dentists are experienced in treating patients of all ages and can provide specialized care for children and seniors. They can also monitor the dental health of each family member over time, ensuring that any potential problems are identified and addressed before they become more serious. Furthermore, family dentists often offer a friendly and welcoming environment, which can help alleviate anxiety or fear associated with dental visits. Overall, the benefits of family dentistry extend beyond just dental health, as it can also promote better overall well-being for families.

Martindale Dental provides both general and specialty dentistry under one roof.  For more than 20 years, our dentists have been advocates for their patient’s oral health care needs.
Our dental offices are conveniently located throughout the GTA in Hamilton (Jackson Square), St. Catharines, and Cambridge, Ontario. We offer convenient appointments before or after work & on weekends.

Martindale Dental provides both general and specialty dentistry under one roof.  For more than 20 years, our dentists have been advocates for their patient’s oral health care needs.
Our dental offices are located throughout the GTA in
Hamilton (Jackson Square), St. Catharines, and Cambridge, Ontario. We offer convenient appointments before or after work & on weekends.