A bit of preparation and attention to a few key details can help put your child at ease.

The first visit is an opportunity to familiarize your child with the dentist and office setting, as well as a chance for the dentist to make a preliminary examination of your child’s teeth.

Dr. Mudd and her team are trained to put children at ease and to minimize any possible discomfort. If your child feels relaxed and comfortable, a positive association with the dentist – and dental care in general – will likely develop.

Getting your children off to a good start with a caring, competent dental professional sets the stage for good dental care habits that can last a lifetime.