We recommend a child’s first dental visit occurs within 6 months after their first tooth.
Early oral examination will help detect signs of tooth decay and give you, the parent information on how to maintain good oral health for your child.
Did you know? Crooked and misaligned teeth are often results of avoidable habits during early childhood such as thumb sucking, pacifiers and tongue thrusting.
We are a family friendly clinic and offer a play area for children as well as pram access. Call us now and book with our specially trained staff today.
TIPS and HINTS
- When brushing your child’s teeth, use a soft bristled brush.
- Replace your child’s toothbrush every three months.
- Brush at least twice a day. Once in the morning and once before bed.
- Brush for an average of 2 minutes.
Over the last two decades we have grown to include four Dentists, three Oral Health Therapists and six support staff.
Our highly-trained team strive to provide the same patient-focused care that underpinned Dentist of Ivanhoe Central’s high quality and family friendly reputation.
We incorporate modern technologies with current techniques to help you achieve a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums. We offer a comprehensive range of services, local referrals to specialists if required and after-hours appointments for your convenience.
Our dentists are all members of the Australian Dental Association and are local to the Ivanhoe area, so it would be no surprise if you have seen us out-and-about in the community.