Preparing for a First Appointment
There are a lot of doctor’s visits to check off the list during your child’s first year. Unfortunately, one of the scariest for a baby can be the dental appointment. Even though dental appointments are entirely routine and important, they can feel invasive and strange to anyone—but especially a baby who has no idea why someone would want to poke around their teeth. Here are some great ways to help your little one feel more comfortable in the dental chair that first time.
A big part of how pediatric dental appointments go with children depends on their parents. It’s not just anxiety inducing for the kids, parents can get nervous too. ...