Here are some good pointers on the perils of thumb sucking. How old was your child when you took them for their first dental visit?
Whether it’s the first tooth or the first birthday —no matter which happens first—it’s time for your child’s first dentist appointment! Your dentist will examine your child’s mouth and advise you on any concerns you have, such as thumb sucking.
If you are having trouble brushing your child’s teeth, your dentist or hygienist can show you a few methods to ensure you are doing a thorough job.
Regular exams are essential to your child’s oral health so be sure to keep regular appointments with your child’s dentist.