Pedodontics or pediatric dentistry is the branch of dentistry which
deals with the Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment of teeth in children
and adolescent patient, who are under the age of 16.
Pediatric dentistry: The specialty of dentistry concerned with the care of children and adolescent teeth.
According to wikipedia: Pedodontics is a branch of dentistry
dealing with child’s teeth from birth to childhood the branch give
facilities to people study this branch to can understand nature of
children’s teeth which are called primary teeth, or deciduous teeth in
scientific language, and also the permanent teeth of children and
adolescents. Also, most pedodontists learn to take care of the dental
needs of physically or mentally handicapped people, such as people with
cerebral palsy or mental retardation.