When your child is very young, it is such an exciting time. It seems like there is always a milestone or fun event occurring. It is important to remember that, along with the first steps, first babbles, and first birthday, there is another exciting first that all young children experience – their first dental appointment. We understand that sometimes it can be a little nerve-racking to bring your young one to the dentist. The sounds and sights can be very overwhelming. We want to share some tips that can help make the experience a little easier on everyone.
Did you know that February is National Children’s Dental Health Month — a month dedicated to raising awareness among children and their caretakers about the positive impact of dental hygiene for children? We know it isn’t always easy to get children to brush and floss their teeth, but a lifetime of good dental health starts at an early age.