5 Facts from Atlantic Pediatric Dentistry in Honor of Children's Dental Health Month! - The Monmouth Moms

February is Children’s Dental Health Month.

Dr. Matt Safari & Dr. Sally are sharing 5 Facts About Children’s Dental Health!


1. Children have a total of 20 baby teeth.
2. Brushing should be done for 2 minutes twice a day


3. Parent assisted flossing is one of the most important ways to prevent cavities
4. Children should start visiting the dentist after the first teeth erupt
5. Prolonged sucking habits (pacifiers or fingers) can have a negative impact on a child’s jaw development


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Little Silver, NJ 07739



Sponsored by: Atlantic Pediatric Dentistry

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