Children have unique dental care needs
Your child's dental visits should be fun, educational experiences which will support your child to build a solid foundation for their dental hygiene.
first check up should feel comfortable and relaxed.
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HOW WE MAKE CHILDREN'S DENTAL CARE AFFORDABLE
We believe that all children should have access to dental care for preventative treatments, so for kids we offer:
Gap free for children if they are on your health fund card
Bulk billing for children if you are eligible to claim from Medicare.
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CHILDREN'S ORAL HYGIENE AT HOME
By developing a good oral hygiene routine at home with your child, and supervising them to ensure correct practices and habits, you can help to protect against cavities and gum disease.
We recommend that you follow these steps:
Brush your children's teeth twice a day with a soft toothbrush and a fluoride toothpaste which is suitable for children. Use small circular motions to brush. Tooth brushing should take about 2 minutes. Make sure your
Floss between your children's teeth at least once a day, from the time when they have two teeth that are in contact with each other.
Rinse with mouth wash after brushing.
Choose healthy foods and drinks. Avoid foods with a lot of added sugar, such as lollies, biscuits and soft drinks.
Always choose fluoridated tap water.