Primary teeth allow children to eat and speak properly, and guide the permanent teeth into the correct positions as they grow.
We care about the oral health of your little one. Stay up-to-date with dental tips and other information for parents to keep your children's oral health on track between visits to our Calgary dentist's office.
The American Academy of dentistry (AAPD) suggests that parents should make an initial “well-baby” appointment with a dentist approximately six months after the emergence of the first tooth, or no later than the child’s first birthday.
According to AAPD (American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry) guidelines, infants should initially visit the pediatric dentist around the time of their first birthday. First visits can be stressful for parents, especially for parents who have dental phobias themselves.