First (or ‘baby’ or ‘milk’) teeth usually start to appear when your child is around 6 months old. All 20 baby teeth should appear by the age of 2. For more information, see our leaflet ‘Tell me about Dental care for mother and baby‘. The first permanent ‘adult’ molars (back teeth) will appear at about 6 […]
Take your child to a pediatric dentist regularly to have his/her teeth and gums checked. The first dentalvisit should be scheduled by your child’s first birthday. How often does my child need to see thepediatric dentist? A check-up every six months is recommended in order prevent cavities and otherdental problems.