You care deeply about your child’s health, and at our Norwalk pediatric dental office, our pediatric dental experts understand that good brushing and flossing habits are a big factor of that overall health. These habits carry throughout your child’s lifetime, and can determine their oral health forever. The way to achieve these good habits is to introduce your child to the dentist is a fun, comfortable, and family oriented setting. That way, your child will actually want to come visit the dentist again – imagine that! Then the key is to educate your child on the proper techniques and methods of brushing and flossing, so that he or she can take this knowledge home, and be proud to take care of themselves. We understand that as a parent it may not be so easy to know where to start. That is why we make it easy for you! When you visit our Norwalk pediatric dental office, your child’s health and future is in good hands.
When teeth emerge it marks is the beginning of your child’s familiar daily routine. There is a lot to know about how to upkeep great oral health! From choosing the right toothbrush, to regular cleanings at Children’s Dental Group, we are always sure to cover every topic and answer every question. It is recommended that children brush their teeth twice a day – morning and night. Spending two whole minutes brushing ensures your child has covered the entire mouth, especially those pesky molars where cavities are more likely to form. Some toothpastes are not suitable for children under the age of 6, but when you visit our Norwalk pediatric dental office, we have all the best product recommendations so you can equip your child has the right and healthiest tools.
Many parents are unaware of the many dangers of skipping this vital step. Brushing alone is not enough to fight against gum disease, tooth decay, gingivitis, cavities between the teeth, and more. Instilling good flossing habits in your child ensures they carry that health-saving aspect throughout adulthood. Our Norwalk pediatric dentists have the techniques and skills to show your child the importance of flossing, how to do it correctly, and engaging them with these techniques so they truly want to do it themselves at home.
Our friendly staff helps make your family feel at ease the moment you walk through the door. Your child will be mesmerized by our Norwalk pediatric dental office, which has been designed to be especially kid friendly. The fun environment is fun-filled with toys, games, and brightly colored decorations that your kids will love. You can breathe a sigh of relief knowing your child is on the path to better health, and your child will be looking forward to their next visit!