Why Your Kids Need to See the Dentist Before School Starts

The new school year is nearly here. You’re grabbing school supplies, scheduling health check-ups and shopping for back-to-school clothing, but is a dental visit on your checklist? Dental x-rays and cleanings are an essential part of your child’s health, especially if they’re between the ages of 12 and 18 when they’re more likely to need orthodontics and have tooth decay. Bringing your kids to see our family dentist in Bernardsville now could prevent an emergency visit during the school year.

Your children should have their first dental visit when they turn one and regularly come in for exams as they get older and their teeth come in. Parents deal with countless concerns through the years, and sometimes a visit to the dentist falls to the bottom of your list, but there are several reasons to prioritize oral health including:

New Jersey schools open in just a few weeks. Schedule your kid’s dental exam and cleaning at Aesthetic Dentistry of Bernardsville today at (908) 221-1188. We serve clients in Morristown, Basking Ridge, Mendham, Chester and Far Hills, New Jersey.

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