What to Do When Your Child is Scared of the Dentist

You want your child to grow up with healthy teeth. If they are afraid of the dentist, follow these tips:

– Choose a dentist experienced with children

– If possible, have your child meet the dentist beforehand

– Always speak positively about the dentist

– Speak about the experience in simple terms

– Explain what will happen during the appointment

– Offer a reward after the visit

Encouraging great oral hygiene habits from a young age can also help mitigate any serious future dental issues.”

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