Our office regularly cares for the dental needs of children as young as three years old. However, if you notice that your child has a problem with his or her teeth or gums prior to this age, please schedule an appointment immediately!
Teaching Dental Health
Let us help your children learn the importance of optimal oral health from a young age. In some cases, we refer children to our staff pediatric dentist, a specialist in children's dentistry. We will help you make the best choices for your child's unique and precious personality.
We recommend that you bring your child to your dental checkup when he or she is about two so that your child can become familiar with the sights, sounds, and friendly helpers in our dental office. We call this a Happy Visit. Your child's independent checkup at age three will involve a tooth-by-tooth inspection and periodontal exam. The dentist will check for proper development, as well as tooth decay and other areas of concern.
Regular Dental Visits For A Healthy Smile!
As your child grows, he or she will need regular checkups and hygiene visits to ensure optimal oral health. Our team will also teach oral homecare techniques so that your child can learn how to effectively brush and floss, with your help at first, then on his or her own.