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How early can i take my son to the dentist he has 8 teeth and dose any one know any good home remedy for teething or other common kid issues?

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Asked by -ivannabitch- at 12:03 AM on Mar. 13, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • The pediatric dentists usually want to see children on their first birthday. It is a simple check to make sure everything is going well and that there are no problems. It also helps the child get used to the dentist at an early age.

    Answer by usbornebooksdh at 12:11 AM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • my dd has 12 teeth and has not been to one! most wont see them until they are 2 years old! i bought an amber teething necklace for my dd to wear while she is teething it works like a dream! she got all her 1 year molars in and i had no clue until i saw them while i was brushing her teeth!

    Answer by Caroline2010 at 12:13 AM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • I am sure you can see a dentist at a year old.

    Answer by Hatsumomo at 3:44 AM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • thanks yall he is 10 months but has a lot of teeth and a lot coming in thanks

    Comment by -ivannabitch- (original poster) at 4:11 PM on Mar. 13, 2011

  • my doctor said at most 6 months after their first tooth comes through.. (although some dentists won't take kids until they are 2 or 3).. so be sure to look around. My insurance wouldn't cover dental until they were 3. so also check with your insurance.

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 2:35 AM on Mar. 14, 2011

  • our dentist said to start bringing her at age 3

    Answer by handsfreemom at 1:34 PM on Mar. 15, 2011

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