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How old were your kids when they saw the desntist for the 1st time?

My oldest was almost 6, and my middle DS will be 5.

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booger14

Asked by booger14 at 11:31 AM on Jun. 22, 2011 in Kids' Health

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  • My girls were between 3 & 4
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 11:32 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • My oldest son was one and my twins are not even 2months so it will be a while
    karing4elmas

    Answer by karing4elmas at 11:32 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Between 3 & 4. She was old enough to sit still and understand what they were doing.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 11:32 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • My son was 3 and it was only for a checkup.
    Pollymom

    Answer by Pollymom at 11:34 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • My DD was 3.......my other 2 are only 1, so not yet.
    Kimedbs

    Answer by Kimedbs at 11:36 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • My kids were between 2.5 yr and 3 or sooner if they have a issue with their teeth something hurting etc.
    All the girls did very well but we were lucky too find great dentists here and in Germany.
    jewelz2u

    Answer by jewelz2u at 11:40 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • I heard you should take them around 1 years old. Kinda wish I took my daughter by that time. She is now 3 years old and I noticed her front teeth are SLIGHTLY decaying. So I limited her juice to only one cup a day and brushing twice a day. Seems to be improving.
    shar-hulk

    Answer by shar-hulk at 11:53 AM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • 4-5 yrs old. It was when the pediatric dentist suggested and he needed a dental exam before he started Kindergarten. He saw an orthodontist at 7.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 12:07 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • 2 for all of mine. I could not, for the life of me, find a dentist that would take them at 1!
    lovingmy4babies

    Answer by lovingmy4babies at 1:06 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • All 3 of my kids went in at age 2yrs for their 1st dental check up.
    MizLee

    Answer by MizLee at 4:22 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

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