September brings the beginning of the new school year, and with it the always enjoyable 1st dental check-up for many new kindergartners. While it doesn’t happen often, there are always a few well-meaning parents who in their effort to make their child’s first dental experience a pleasant one inadvertently say: “Don’t worry, he’s (or she’s) not going to hurt you.”
These words, intended to calm the child, usually have the exact opposite effect.
Check out the link below for more information on what to expect during your child’s dental appointment.
5 Questions to Ask at Your Child’s Back-to-School Dental Visit