Ayden’s pain was so severe that he was unable to sleep or eat.
The cause? Cavities that turned into infections.
For months, his mom tried everything she could to get him into a dentist, but with no success.
The pain got so severe his mom did the only thing she could think of and brought him to Children’s Wisconsin Emergency Department.
Many parents don’t realize dental disease is the most common childhood ailment and the number one reason kids miss school.
Watch Ayden’s story to learn how Children’s Wisconsin was able to get him the help he needed and how they’re determined to improve dental access for all kids and families.