You want your children to brush and floss and to be relaxed during their family dentistry visits - so lay the groundwork today.
The sooner that your children feel comfortable at their visits to their south Charlotte dentist, the easier it will be to get them the regular care they’ll need for a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums. Fortunately, there are lots of fun coloring projects and games online that will show your children how dentists and hygienists help them to stay healthy.
Color dental care pictures with your preschoolers and chat with them about a visit to theirDentalWorks south Charlotte dentist office.
With preschoolers, you can chat about the importance of regular dental care as they color dental pictures. The picture of a tooth practicing dental health care should make them smile! For your older children, you could use this dental health care page as a way to discuss the different parts of a tooth. This will prepare them for conversations they may have at their DentalWorks office.
There are great dental health care games online, too.
Use game playing as a way to share the importance of family dentistry. Games include those from:
- the American Dental Association (ADA)
- The American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA)
- Dentistry About.com
Remember to check back for new dental care resources each February, which is National Children’s Dental Health Month.
For more than 50 years now, people have celebrated National Children’s Dental Health Month and used it as a way to focus attention on the importance of healthy teeth and gums. Even better - your DentalWorks south Charlotte dentist team is here to answer your questions, year round!