Teaching Your Children About the Dentist
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Teaching Your Children About the Dentist

I work as a clerical assistant in a pediatric dental office, and I am commonly surprised by the number of children who are scared of the dentist. Many kids think that cleanings will be painful, and they believe they will be scolded for eating sugary foods. Children are also extremely frightful of the noises made by the water spraying tools and the suction devices. As adults, we know that dental cleanings are easy and free of pain. We need to impart this knowledge to our children so they know not to fear the dentist. I have provided blogs that will help you speak with your child about dental care. Good communication, trips to your own dentist, and online videos can assist you. So will good brushing techniques that will make your child proud to see the dentist. Enjoy my articles so you can help your child build oral care confidence.


Teaching Your Children About the Dentist

  • Additional Procedures A Pediatric Dentist May Recommend For Your Child

    9 January 2023

    It's a good idea for kids to see a pediatric dentist for routine checkups and cleanings. Many dentists recommend beginning this care as soon as a child gets their first teeth. At the average appointment, the dentist and their team will clean your child's teeth and look them over for any abnormalities. But sometimes, they may also recommend one or more of the following treatments or procedures. Fluoride Treatments Fluoride is a mineral found in many plant foods.