Like most problems in life, preventive dental care is better than corrective or curative dental care. Preventive measures tend to be more comfortable and affordable than curative measures. Below are seven forms of preventive dental care that may benefit your child.
1. Dental Exams and Cleanings
Everyone, including children, needs regular dental exams. The ideal schedule for these exams is every six months. During the consultations, the dentist will:
- Give tips for home dental care
- Clean the teeth
- Examine the teeth for anomalies and emerging oral problems