July is also National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness Month. As you may have guessed, oral care for a child with cleft lip or a craniofacial abnormality is more involved than that of a child with an average facial structure. However, this does not mean that their teeth will be damaged or unhealthy. Children with craniofacial abnormalities can maintain healthy teeth with the proper attention to their oral care.
At the Complete Health Dentistry of Worthington we work with each and every patient to develop an oral care program fit to their needs. We are dedicated to making each patient feel comfortable, welcome and well taken care of in our office. If you have special dental needs, contact us to set up a consultation!
Continue reading about the proper oral care for a child with cleft lip or a craniofacial abnormality here!