As we sit with our mouths open at the dentist office, it may be a little challenging to see how each cleaning and checkup helps us outside of keeping our smile bright and our mouths healthy and comfortable. Yet for your child, each visit is an investment in their future. Healthy teeth and gums can help stave off heart disease, diabetes, respiratory problems and a wide variety of other ailments. Regular trips can also help alleviate the fear of the dentist that many adults have so that if there is a problem they are less afraid of addressing it.
A healthy set of teeth can also improve confidence. When your child faces sports tryouts, play auditions and job interviews down the line they will have an extra edge that many others may be lacking because they are proud of their exceptional smile. Give your child the best bring them into a Fort Collins dentist as soon as possible.