4. I don’t need to take my child to the dentist until she starts
There are many reasons why finding a dental home for your child is beneficial to your family. It’s important of course, to have the dentist count and check all their teeth for cavities. It’s also important for the dentist to establish a relationship with your child to help allay any fears of the dentist, to help establish a preventive plan to help ﬁght tooth decay, and to have a dentist to contact in case of a dental emergency.