Introducing a child to the dentist can be a difficult task for parents. Kids are typically nervous about visiting the doctor, and when that doctor is someone who is poking around in their mouths, those nerves can go from standard anxieties to full-blown fear. For this reason, it is essential that you not only find the right children’s dentist for your child, but also, that you do everything you can to prepare him or her for the big day.
While we do our best to make our office friendly and inviting for little ones, there is only so much we can do here in the office. You can do your part to alleviate their fears by doing the following prior to the first appointment:
The first dental visit can be nerve racking for both you and your child. However, when you work with the right team, you’ll quickly discover that dentistry can be (dare we say it?) fun. Contact TriStar Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics today at 615-908-2387 or via email to schedule your child’s first visit.