Ideally, your child should begin visiting the dentist every 6 months starting at the eruption of the first tooth. Here’s what to expect from the first dental cleaning.
General Information & Tips
Familiarize yourself with all the important details of your child oral health, and get some great hygiene and cleaning tips and advice, too!
Children and teens need to floss regularly to keep their teeth and gums healthy. Fossing can be tricky and a bit cumbersome though, and young children in particular may struggle to properly manipulate the floss. Here are some ideas to help make flossing easier for kids and teens.
Your child’s dentist can tell a variety of things about your child’s daily life and health simply by examining his or her teeth. Here are four things you may not realize the dentist can deduce!
For children who struggle to maintain good oral hygiene with a manual toothbrush, and electric toothbrush can be extremely helpful. Here, we discuss some of the reasons that electric toothbrushes are such useful dental hygiene tool – especially for kids.
When children first learn to brush and floss their teeth, it can be hard to tell if they're getting them clean enough, or if they're missing any spots. Chewable revealing tablets are a helpful tool for highlighting any remaining plaque after a brushing session.
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