One of the greatest fears parents have when it comes to keeping their child’s smile looking lovely is making a single misstep that causes daily brushing (and trips to see us) to become a nightmare. Don’t worry! Whether you have always felt wonderful about dental care – or if you have had some less than desirable experiences in the past – you can protect your child against problems like dental anxiety by following simple guidelines for making pediatric dental care enjoyable. Not sure where to begin? Just remember that in addition to considering suggestions, speaking positively about oral health is always a solid start.
We just happen to be experts when it comes to providing pediatric dental care. We offer compassionate, thoughtful care to your child, so he or she grows up feeling wonderful about trips to the dentist. In addition, we are quite accustomed to responding to questions with answers that offer inspiration and optimism, so we can help you speak with your child about dental care. By seeing us once every six months for cleaning and checkups, your child can enjoy a healthy, comfortable smile for years to come.
Let Your Child Get Involved
A wonderful approach to pediatric dental care at home is to let your child feel important and included in the process. Feeling responsible enough to choose a toothpaste flavor or pick out a toothbrush gives your child the confidence that makes taking care of one’s teeth and gums enjoyable rather than a challenging task.
Make Hygiene Fun
As an adult you know that you can approach brushing and flossing with a smile or a frown. To pass along a positive outlook, brush and floss alongside your child. Make this time enjoyable by turning it into something special, such as by adding favorite music in the background. It’s really that simple.
ABOUT YOUR LOS ANGELES, CA, DENTISTS:
At A Briter Smile Dental Group, our dentists strive to offer each patient individual care and access to high-quality, modern dentistry at an affordable price. If you would like to schedule a consultation, then call our Los Angeles, CA office today at (323) 255-8774. We proudly serve residents of Los Angeles, CA, as well as San Fernando, Pacoima, Granada Hills, Van Nuys, Sherman Oaks, and all surrounding communities.