At NOVA Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, our goal is to provide our special needs patients with the same quality of care that their friends and classmates receive.
Everyone wants great teeth, but daily life can get in the way.Damage can occur in any number of ways, causing broken, missing, stained, and otherwise damaged teeth. 83; March 2011 Click here to download and print a PDF version of this document.Some children experience difficulties in school, ranging from problems with concentration, learning, language, and perception to problems with behavior and/or making and keeping friends.We talk about differences in class and assembly and children don’t see these differences as things to tease and bully about anymore.
It’s astonishing how this ethos has radically and positively changed the school,” she says.These difficulties may be due to one or more of the following: Children with such special needs are usually entitled to receive additional services or accommodations through the public schools.Federal law mandates that every child receive a free and appropriate education in the least restrictive environment possible.When Daniel de Cooker, now 11, was born, his mom Glenda was almost completely “ignorant about Down’s syndrome”.However, Glenda firmly believed her Down’s syndrome child could be educated and grow up to become a meaningful part of society. She decided to try and get him into a mainstream school where he would be surrounded by so-called ‘normal’ children.Mostafa Norooz DDS, MS, FAGD believes everyone deserves a healthy smile and an affordable dentist.