Townie® Poll

Pediatrics

Poll conducted from 10/12/2019 To 11/11/2019

Do you allow parents into the operatory?
393 total votes
76%
Yes
24%
No
A child's first trip to the dentist should be...
231 total votes
32%
When the first tooth comes in.
52%
Between 1–3 years old.
16%
3 years old or older.
What's your experience with silver diamine fluoride?
231 total votes
49%
Heard of it but don't use it
32%
I have used it am happy with the results
7%
Tried it but didn't like it
11%
I am not familiar with it at all
Do you use rubber dams with pediatric patients more often than with adult patients?
232 total votes
11%
Yes
50%
No
40%
I hardly use rubber damns to begin with
How many of your pediatric patients do you refer?
231 total votes
0%
All of them.
12%
Most of them.
74%
Only ones I feel will be challenging.
8%
None of them.
5%
I'm a pediatric dentist.
What best describes the area in your practice you've created for pediatric patients?
232 total votes
5%
It's practically Disneyland!
52%
Some toys, children's books, games, etc.
43%
We don't have a kid-specific spot in the office.
How often do you use nitrous oxide with pediatric patients?
232 total votes
33%
Frequently
19%
Sometimes
12%
Rarely
36%
Never
Have you treated any children with special needs?
232 total votes
68%
Yes
32%
No
Over the past five years, the number of pediatric patients in your office have...
230 total votes
30%
Increased
17%
Decreased
53%
Stayed about the same
February is National Children's Dental Health Month. How do you primarily support this observance?
231 total votes
75%
Business as usual
0%
Direct or digital mail campaigns
10%
Mostly social media engagements and posts
14%
We host events, go to schools, etc.

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