Tooth Be Told: Dental Care Resources for Parents

From kid-friendly videos to dental trauma guidelines, the list below includes our favorite dental health resources for parents. Use the information and tips you find here to help your children develop great habits and create beautiful smiles that will last a lifetime!

This website helps parents encourage their children to brush for two minutes, twice a day. It offers apps, texting challenges and an extensive collection of 2-minute videos that kids can watch while brushing their teeth.

The Mouth Monsters

Sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), this website offers the latest information about children’s dental and oral healthcare in a super fun format.

Dental Emergencies

Dental traumas are often much harder on parents than they are on kids. This blog post by Dr. Dennis includes information about how to respond to some of the most common accidents and dental emergencies.

Snacking Guidelines

Since parents generally get good nutrition into kids at mealtimes, changing up snack options offers the most potential for positive impact. In this blog post, Dr. Mitch shares his recommendations for the best snacks to support healthy teeth and gums.

Age-Related Oral Care Guidelines

Oral care needs change as your little one grows. In this blog post, Dr. Dennis offers age-related guidelines that help you more easily navigate transitions and keep your child’s smile happy and healthy.

Toothbrushing Chart

This free printable will help you inspire, track and reward successful oral hygiene habits.

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