Dental Treatments for Pregnant Women
Updated on Tuesday 15th November 2016
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When pregnant, the woman needs to pay extra care and attention to the dental health, due to many body and physiology changes. Our dentists in Dubai can provide you with special information and guidance related to the offered dental treatments for pregnant women, in our modern dental clinics in Dubai. Besides that, all the patients can receive successful dental implants in Dubai, taking into consideration the dental history and problems.
Dental X-rays for pregnant women
It is known that a pregnant woman cannot be exposed to x-rays, but in dentistry, things are a little bit different because the radiation degree is minimum compared to other x-ray types. Therefore, the dentist in Dubai is able to recommend dental x-rays if the dental health of a pregnant woman requires it. It is good to know that these types of x-rays will not harm the child.
Periodontitis treatments for pregnant women
Due to the morning sickness and vomiting reflux, the teeth of a pregnant woman might feel some unpleasant changes, such as damaged teeth enamel. Our Dubai dentist will offer some special dental treatments that imply plaque cleaning and removal, in order to avoid sensitive and bleeding gums. This dental procedure is not painful and can be done even if the woman is 6 or 7 months pregnant. Besides that, a pregnant woman will need to stick to the daily oral care routine like brushing and flossing twice per day.
Healthy diet for strong teeth
Without any questions, a healthy diet during pregnancy is a must for strong teeth, not to mention for the general good health of the patient. Vitamins and minerals can be found in fruits and vegetables, such as carrots, cabbage, broccoli, beans, avocado, pears, apples, and grapes. Your dentist can also provide you with information about the healthy diet you need, in order to have strong and healthy teeth during pregnancy.
Avoid sugars and carbohydrates if you are pregnant
As we all know, all people should consider avoiding sugars, acids, and carbohydrates, as much as possible, in order to preserve healthy teeth and to avoid cavities. It is still available for pregnant women and especially for their babies’ health and development. The dentists in Dubai recommend to all pregnant women to stay away from food and drinks rich in sugars and carbohydrates if they do not want to develop tooth decay or any other severe problems.
Please feel free to contact our team of dentists in Dubai for any other details about the dental treatments for pregnant women, available in our modern dental clinics.