As a parent, you can help your child develop good tooth brushing habits for a healthy smile. Setting a good example encourages children to follow your lead and maintain great at-home care between dental checkups.
Help your child choose a toothbrush he likes and that is designed for a child to use. Show him how to brush with gentle strokes that reach all of the tooth’s surfaces. It’s also important to supervise him while he brushes. You can learn more useful tips to instill good habits in your child by watching this entire video.
The pediatric dentists at Adelberg Montalvan Pediatric Dentistry are here to help your child develop a healthy daily oral care routine. We are happy to show our young patients how to brush and floss for a smile that will last a lifetime. Contact us at (516) 798-1111 or visit our website to check out our two convenient Long Island locations.