Kids First Dental Visit

We love to be part of your Child’s Dental Journey!

We believe a happy dental experience goes a long way. 

How can I prepare my child for his/her 1st dental visit?

  1. Discuss and role-play the first visit with the use of books or videos about what a typical dental visit is like

  2. Ensure that he/she is well rested and not hungry

  3. You can bring along his/her favourite toy for him/her to play with while waiting and to hold onto during the visit

  4. Use positive language and be encouraging even if he/she has a hard time cooperating

  5. Allow your child to accompany you for your routine dental visit, so you can model appropriate behaviour

What to expect at your Child's first appointment

  1. Introducing your child to the clinic’s environment and getting them familiar to the dental chair and equipments. 

  2. Counting number of teeth present

  3. Comprehensive intraoral examination of any: 

    • Decays and/or cracks tooth;

    • Gums problems 

    • Infection

    • Misalignment of teeth 

    • Wearing of teeth

  4. Let's discuss any dental concerns that you have for your child so that we can tailor treatment plan(s) most suitable for your child

  5. Radiographic examination (IF needed)

  6. Scaling and Polishing to remove plaque, tartar and external staining on your teeth. 

  7. Home oral hygiene care and dietary advice for both parents and child

Are Dental X-rays safe?

  1. Radiation exposure associated with dentistry is low in dosage (e.g. 10 dental x-rays = 1 chest x-ray)

       (https://www.ada.org/en/member-center/oral-health-topics/x-rays)

What to bring?

  1. Your favourite toy to hold/cuddle!

  2. Previous Dental/medical records if any

  3. Baby Bonus Card 

My Dental Team 

43 Jalan Merah Saga #01-80

Chip Bee Gardens

Singapore 278115

Clinic Hours

Monday - Friday: 9.15am- 6.15pm
Saturday:
8.30am- 5pm
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