Take your child along to a dentist as soon as possible!

It is important for children to get used to the environment as early as possible – the smells, sounds and people!

Children should visit the dentist every 6 months for a check-up.

From 3 years your child should be offered fluoride varnish every 6 months – this is normally a pale yellow gel, applied to teeth, to help to prevent tooth decay.

If you need to find an NHS dentist try the following: