Dr Dental – Regular Dental Check Ups for Infants and Toddlers
Why Infants and Toddlers Should See a Dentist Regularly. The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry’s (AAPD) as revised their guidelines on infant oral health care and now recommends that infants 6 to 12 months old should be seen by a dentist. According to studies done, children that experience tooth decay in their baby teeth, are more likely to develop tooth decay in their permanent teeth.
However by establishing the relationship between family and dentist, parents will be able to learn how to take care of their baby’s teeth. Parents that take a proactive approach to their infant oral health care can make a difference that will last a life time