Behind the Scenes of Your First Dental Appointment

Go behind-the-scenes of a pediatric dental appointment to learn from the dentist what kids can expect during their very first dental appointment. In this video Dr. Robert Matthews shares what happens when kids arrive for their dental check up and what kind of questions the dental hygienists will typically ask kids. Plus, Dr. Matthews also talks about what happens during a dental exam, like checking for cavities and counting teeth. Kids can also get tips on what they should ask the dentist and hygienist during each visit. 

Discussion Questions

How many times a year should you go to the dentist?

What is something you can do to feel better if you get scared at the dentist’s office?

What is one question you want to ask the dentist next time you go?