Healthy teeth are a vital part of your child’s overall health, growth and development. Teeth help your child to eat, digest food and speak properly, as well as helping their permanent teeth erupt. When caring for your child’s teeth, our pediatric dentists and team recommend that you:

Please also remember that thumb- and finger-sucking is normal for babies and small children. Most children will break sucking habits on their own by around age 4, but our pediatric dentists and team are also available to provide assistance and guidance in helping to break negative oral habits.

To learn more about caring for your child’s oral habits or to make an appointment with our pediatric dentists, please give our office a call!