What to Expect at Your Child’s First Dental Appointment

Are you bringing your child to Centre for Dentistry for their first checkup? You may be wondering how to prepare your son or daughter (or yourself) for that important first visit to our Brighton or Ferntree Gully family practice. Depending on your child’s age, the initial dental visit will look something like this:   A Tour of the Office: If you haven’t been here before, we’ll show you around and give you a chance to meet the staff.  A Few “Pictures”: Older children may have a couple of X-rays taken to assess their orofacial and tooth development. Radiographs allow us … Continue reading