At What Age Should Your Child Start Seeing the Dentist?
New parents take heed: Your child’s first visit to the dentist should probably be scheduled far earlier than you think. According to experts, many American kids don’t see their family dentist until they are two years of age or older, and this is older than what is recommended by the American Dental Association.
At Rush Creek Dentistry, your pediatric dentist in Arlington, TX, we agree with the ADA and like to see children when their first tooth erupts or by their first birthday—whichever comes first.
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