How to Protect your Baby's Teeth from Cavities

Pediatric Dentistry of Suffolk County I & II
Commack (631) 486-6364
Medford (631) 320-0880

Although babies usually begin to have their first teeth come in between 4 and 7 months of age, it is still important for parents to be proactive about cavity prevention before that. Especially since babies do not typically have any bacteria in their mouths that can cause trouble on its own, it becomes even more pressing for parents to watch their OWN actions since their child can contract dental diseases from them.

To keep your newborns' mouth healthy and clean, we've put together the following list of tips:

Tips for you:
Tips for your baby:
The last and most important tip for your baby is to schedule your baby to have their first pediatric dental visit when the first tooth appears! If you choose to wait, do not wait any longer than the age of one. The earlier your child visits a pediatric dentist, the better!

Give your baby a proper dental home by bringing them to Pediatric Dentistry of Suffolk County. To schedule your baby’s first dental visit click here or call (631) 486-6364.

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