A visit to the dentist can be a terrifying experience for children. Young children associate dental care with pain. Think about it. In most cases, the dentist is a stranger. How many people leave the dentist office with a big smile on their face? Children are quick to notice details.
At Grand Family Dentistry, this dentist is experienced in establishing friendly relationships with the kids to ease their fears. A strong rapport with the child during his first visit contributes to creating a pleasant experience to diminish anxiety. Children are intuitive and form an impression of the dentist analyzing his every word during a dental appointment.
A child’s first dental checkup should occur before the age of one according to The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. The purpose of the first dental visit is for the dentist to examine the child’s oral health and make a plan of action to prevent possible future problems while creating a pleasant and safe environment where the child feels comfortable. Many dental problems can be avoided if treated early. For example, this dentist is able to recognize potential orthodontic issues before they are problematic possibly saving thousands of dollars.
You can trust this dentist Baton Rouge to provide a safe and pleasant environment where your child can feel comfortable receiving treatment from an expert in pediatric dentistry.
Grand Family Dentistry. com
5422 Jones Creek Rd
Baton Rouge, LA 70817
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