Make an appointment today At Dento Mak Epping for your children because we think they are special and precious as well! Parents please look at this very funny reminder how important you children’s teeth are.
Building Positive Teeth Cleaning Habits is Important
How many times have you heard this expression?
Can you please go to the bathroom and clean your teeth.
'No! I don't want to!' or they run for the hills and hide
Wouldn't it be great if we can make this activity a fun for them so they want to clean their teeth. But How can we do this? Some helpful tips might be let your child take control in this environment, consider giving them a sense of control by letting them have fun in selecting there own toothpaste and toothbrush?
Can you brush your teeth with your child so they too, can see how to clean teeth properly and help motivate them?
Can your child see themselves in the mirror or Perhaps a stool or step to make reaching the basin easier?
Would an electric toothbrush be easier and fun to use ?
It is very important that children learn from a young age how to look after their teeth and gums.
If you are concerned and feel you want advice on these important issues call our professional team today our qualified dentists here at Dento mak Epping will examine your mouth, teeth, and gums to determine the appropriate treatment course for you.
Some More Helpful Tips
Brush your childs teeth twice a day, using small circular motions. Their teeth should be cleaned after eating and before bed using toothpaste with fluoride that is suitable for children, which can help to strengthen the outside of the teeth and prevent decay.
Try to get into a regular tooth brushing routine, and give your child plenty of praise when they brush their teeth well.
Replace toothbrushes or toothbrush heads every three months this is important and often over looked.
It is recommended you should supervise, or help children with their tooth brushing, until they are at least seven years old.
Make sure your child has dental check-ups twice a year. Dento Mak Epping treat many children and make going to the dentist fun.
Ensure your child eats a healthy, Balanced diet plenty of fruit and vegetables.
Try to keep high sugar and sweet drinks to a low.
As your child's adult teeth grow through, things to look out for is any misalignment of the teeth or jaw this can cause problems and best to consult
With a dentist for professional advice on treatment if required .