Posts made in September, 2015

How To Make The Day Of A Dental Procedure Go Smoothly For Your Child

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 in Blog, Health & Medical

If your child will need to go to the dentist for an operation or procedure, they might be anxious about their upcoming appointment. Anything that you can do to help your child get through a dental procedure with a little fuss as necessary will help. Here are five things that you can do to help your child have a smooth day at the dentist and recovery. 1. Check in With the Dentist As your child’s parent it is important that you protect them and help them through anxieties from any dental process. See what your dentist does to distract and help move a procedure along especially for children. If there are movies streaming on the ceiling or if bringing headphones is allowed, find out ahead of time so you can bring along devices that are okay to use. 2. Go Over the Procedure the Night Before While it isn’t a good idea to stress your child out more than necessary, make sure they understand how long their dental procedure will take and what will be expected. Take notes when your dentist goes over this information. Even if your child was present at the initial consultation, reiterate this information in case they were too distracted to absorb everything at the...

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