Some experts say first dentist visit should be before age one
FARGO — A child’s first trip to the dentist may be before she even has her first tooth, if parents follow recommendations from major health organizations.
The American Dental Association and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry both say children should visit a dentist by their first birthday, or when the child’s first tooth appears. Literature by the American Academy of Pediatrics cites this advice.
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