First Visit

Pediatric Dentistry

We recommend that your child’s first dental visit should be scheduled around when the first tooth erupts. The most important part of the visit the conversation you will have with us about the prevention of cavities. Diet, oral hygiene, fluoride, and dental development are the important topics we will discuss and we will explain how if you follow some simple rules, you can ensure your child remains cavity free. Another important part of the first visit is getting to know and becoming comfortable with us. Frequent, easy, early visits build trust and help put your child at ease during future dental visits should they ever need treatment. Usually the examination of your infant or young child is very quick and performed in your lap to make your child feel comfortable.
Parents should be very positive about their child’s first visit and refrain from using any words that could cause unnecessary fear. Often parents have anxieties of their own about the dentist and we want to make sure that children don’t arrive with any negative expectations. We are very experienced in communicating with children who may be anxious. We try to explain what we are doing in positive, age appropriate, and easy to understand terms.
We will record the child’s dental and medical history, complete a comprehensive examination and discuss any findings with you. We will also review the importance of maintaining a good dental health program with you and your child to ensure a healthy and beautiful smile for life! Rest assured, in our office you will NEVER be asked by us to leave your child’s side. We have an open-door policy. If you would like to accompany your child for his or her visits, your presence will be welcomed.

Contact Us

Recent Posts

The Importance of Oral Hydration for Your Child’s Dental Health 

At Camelback Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, we prioritize your child’s smile and overall dental well-being. As parents, ensuring your children maintain good dental hygiene is critical. While most focus on brushing and flossing, proper oral hydration is a lesser-known yet equally vital aspect of dental care.  Why Oral Hydration Matters  Oral hydration is often overlooked, […]

Sunny Smiles: 5 Essential Summer Dental Care Tips for Kids 

Summer is here, and while the kids are excited about their break, it's essential to keep their oral hygiene in check. At Camelback Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics in Phoenix, AZ, we know that summer fun can sometimes lead to neglecting dental care. To help you maintain your children's sparkling smiles, we've put together five simple […]

Thumb Sucking and Pacifier Use: What Parents Need to Know

At Pediatric Dentist of Phoenix, AZ, we understand the importance of ensuring your child's dental health from an early age. Thumb sucking and pacifier use are natural behaviors in infants and young children, but they can lead to dental issues if they continue for too long. Knowing the potential effects can help you make informed […]

Shaping Bright Futures with Every Smile in Phoenix

Nestled in the bustling city of Phoenix, AZ, Camelback Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics shines as a leading light in children's oral healthcare. Our mission is to sculpt the foundation of a lifelong journey towards impeccable oral health for every child that walks through our doors. Through a fusion of advanced pediatric dentistry and orthodontics, we […]

Phoenix's Family-Friendly Kids Dentist

Welcome to Camelback Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, nestled in the heart of Phoenix, AZ, where we offer a warm, family-oriented approach to dental care for your little ones. Our mission is to create a welcoming environment where every child feels at home. We're dedicated to providing gentle, personalized dental care that meets the unique needs […]

Your Phoenix Pediatric Dentist and Orthodontist
We can provide continued pediatric dentistry and orthodontic care for children as they grow up.
Copyright © 2024 All Rights Reserved Camelback Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics • AZ Specialty Dental Services, PLLC - Jeffrey Burg, DDS | Hosted by Specialty Dental Brands™

Book Your Appointment Today!

Book Now
menu