Your children learn essential lessons early in life. What they learn as children, we see directly affects their lives as adults, especially in regard to dental health. There’s often a huge difference in the mouths of adults who had regular pediatric dental care in their lives and those who did not. Especially when it comes to the habit of brushing and flossing twice a day. If the parents aren’t enforcing this or practicing this themselves every day, the little one will grow up with a skewed perspective on the seriousness of taking care of their teeth.
By not enforcing the importance of dental care, your children may not learn the proper ways to clean their teeth. As a parent, by encouraging dental care in your children, they can grow up with healthier and better-looking teeth. More importantly, by teaching your children skills in hygiene, particularly with their teeth, you may save them years of corrective procedures. This will save them time, money, and stress, as they won’t have to worry about enduring cosmetic dental procedures.
At Andrew S. Curry’s pediatric dental practice, we have kind and patient staff members who can help your children adjust to the intimidating atmosphere and mixed emotions that often accompany dental visits for our younger patients. Our affirmative and amicable attitudes encourages your child to think about their dental care in a positive, fun way. Instead of being afraid, we want to help support them and learn that their dentist office should feel like an inviting and safe place.
Aside from a great staff, our dentist, Andrew S. Curry, is great with kids and will make sure to handle all of your child’s dental needs with the utmost care. If you are interested in our services, be sure to contact us to schedule an appointment. We look forward to seeing you at our office!