North Harwood Family Dentistry - Ajax

Children’s Dentistry in Ajax

Our goal is to support every milestone in your child's dental health journey, providing flexible scheduling to fit the needs of your entire family.
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Building a Foundation for a Lifetime of Healthy Smiles

Ensuring your child maintains a healthy smile is crucial from their early years through adolescence and into adulthood, yet balancing this with a hectic family schedule of work, school, and daily life can be challenging. We strive to make your dental visits as seamless and stress-free as possible, offering flexible scheduling to accommodate your family’s busy lifestyle, including the option for grouped appointments.

As your child embarks on their dental journey—from their first check-up, through losing baby teeth, welcoming adult teeth, to eventually managing their dental care independently—we’re excited to support every milestone along the way. Let us help lay the groundwork for a lifetime of healthy smiles.

Our Children’s Dentistry services

Child’s First Appointment

The first visit to a dental office sets the stage for a lifetime of oral health in children.

Fluoride Treatment

Safeguard and fortify tooth enamel, and defend molars against cavities and decay.

Orthodontics for Teens

A milestone for many young adults, orthodontics builds confidence and brings out the best of their smiles.

Pediatric Treatment & Education

Ongoing care from infancy to teenage years tailored for children and their parents or guardians.

Teeth Cleaning for Kids

Routine pediatric dental care monitors their oral health developments and helps prevent future problems.

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Book your child’s first dental visit with us today.

This initial consultation and examination will focus on your child’s teeth, gums, and soft tissues, alongside an assessment of their bite’s shape and condition. We aim to understand the overall functionality and health of your child’s mouth. Before devising a personalized treatment plan, we’ll delve into the specifics of your child’s oral health and aesthetic desires, ensuring we align our approach with what you hope to achieve for their smile.

North Harwood Family Dentistry - Ajax

Winner of the Three Best Rated Award

Dr. Asad Hasan is the winner of the 3 Best Rated award for Best Dentists in Ajax.

Frequently Asked Questions

Children typically begin teething around the six-month mark. It’s advised that they have their first dental appointment by the age of 1, or within six months after their first tooth appears. Should you notice any signs of discomfort or suspect any issues, don’t hesitate to schedule an appointment immediately. Remember, it’s never too late to bring your child in for their inaugural dental visit.

The duration of the appointment varies based on the child’s specific needs and their level of cooperation throughout the exam. Generally, an appointment lasts around one hour.

Baby teeth hold equal significance to adult teeth. It’s crucial for parents to recognize that these primary teeth are not merely placeholders for adult teeth. They play a key role in shaping a child’s facial appearance, their smile, and the frequency of their smiles. Early confidence and the habit of smiling broadly are traits that children who enjoy dental health often maintain. Conversely, even minor dental discomfort, which children might learn to accept as normal, can adversely affect their dietary habits, influencing their chewing patterns, food preferences, and overall food intake.

Just like adults, toddlers, children, and teens should visit the dentist regularly. We suggest scheduling a checkup and cleaning every six months, unless advised differently. Should your child experience tooth or jaw pain, frequently rub or hold their jaw, or shy away from hard or cold foods, please make an appointment earlier than scheduled.

Your oral health encompasses more than just your teeth; it involves a complex system that includes the teeth, tongue, gums, cheeks, glands, ligaments, joints, bones, and more. If any part of this system experiences issues, it can affect the health of your entire mouth. Symptoms like swollen, itchy, sore, or bleeding gums can be early signs of a more significant underlying issue.

A cavity represents a growing hole in a tooth that can expand over time. Not all cavities cause pain or sensitivity, but it’s crucial to address them early to prevent further damage or infection, even in baby teeth. The root causes of cavities include bacteria and dental plaque, with sugary or acidic foods and beverages exacerbating the issue. Additionally, certain individuals may be more susceptible to developing cavities than others.

We know family schedules can be incredibly busy! To help, we offer the convenience of scheduling simultaneous appointments for your entire family. Just give us a call, and we’ll be glad to arrange this for you.

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    Very happy to have Dr Hasan as my dentist. He always makes sure that I understand the process and what needs to be done. I’m glad that I took the time to read through reviews before choosing my family dentist. My overall experience has been great with this team.
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    Gail Daniels
    1 week ago
    I was searching for a new dentist in my area. I decided on North Harwood Family Dentistry and I am very glad I chose this place! Dr. Hasan has been amazing and so helpful. Everyone there is so friendly and professional. I highly recommend this dentistry!
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    Dunia M
    2 months ago
    Seriously impressed with this office!! Dr. Hasan is thorough, detailed, very caring and compassionate! The whole team is a joy to be around! I had the best experience with each person from the front office to the hygienist, DA - everyone! You're in good hands and you will never feel rushed or anxious because the whole team takes great care of you from the beginning to end!! I'd recommend all my friends and family to come here!! 🤍
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    Sayed Aurang
    2 weeks ago
    I have been taking my 4 years old daughter to Dr Hassan for the past few years now and I am very happy with his work he's very honest and knowledgeable. I have referred all of my friends and family and so far everyone I send to him,they are all happy with his work. North Harwood family dentists is the best.
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    shoaib khalid
    1 month ago
    I recently had the pleasure of visiting North Hardwood Family Dentistry for my dental cleaning and scaling, and I must say, it was a truly remarkable experience. From the moment I walked in, I was greeted by a warm and welcoming atmosphere that immediately put me at ease. The staff at North Hardwood Family Dentistry are not only highly skilled professionals but also incredibly friendly and compassionate. My dentist, Dr. Hasan, took the time to thoroughly explain each step of the process, addressing any concerns I had with patience and understanding. Their expertise was evident, and I felt confident that I was in good hands throughout the entire apointment.
    More
    Very happy to have Dr Hasan as my dentist. He always makes sure that I understand the process and what needs to be done. I’m glad that I took the time to read through reviews before choosing my family dentist. My overall experience has been great with this team.
    More
    Gail Daniels
    1 week ago
    I was searching for a new dentist in my area. I decided on North Harwood Family Dentistry and I am very glad I chose this place! Dr. Hasan has been amazing and so helpful. Everyone there is so friendly and professional. I highly recommend this dentistry!
    More
    Dunia M
    2 months ago
    Seriously impressed with this office!! Dr. Hasan is thorough, detailed, very caring and compassionate! The whole team is a joy to be around! I had the best experience with each person from the front office to the hygienist, DA - everyone! You're in good hands and you will never feel rushed or anxious because the whole team takes great care of you from the beginning to end!! I'd recommend all my friends and family to come here!! 🤍
    More
    Sayed Aurang
    2 weeks ago
    I have been taking my 4 years old daughter to Dr Hassan for the past few years now and I am very happy with his work he's very honest and knowledgeable. I have referred all of my friends and family and so far everyone I send to him,they are all happy with his work. North Harwood family dentists is the best.
    More
    shoaib khalid
    1 month ago
    I recently had the pleasure of visiting North Hardwood Family Dentistry for my dental cleaning and scaling, and I must say, it was a truly remarkable experience. From the moment I walked in, I was greeted by a warm and welcoming atmosphere that immediately put me at ease. The staff at North Hardwood Family Dentistry are not only highly skilled professionals but also incredibly friendly and compassionate. My dentist, Dr. Hasan, took the time to thoroughly explain each step of the process, addressing any concerns I had with patience and understanding. Their expertise was evident, and I felt confident that I was in good hands throughout the entire apointment.
    More
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