Do keep your appointment. If you must cancel, please call the dental office 24 hours before your appointment.
Tips for a Positive Dental Visit
It is important to use positive words when talking to your child about his or her dental visit. Dental offices try very hard to avoid words that might scare the child due to previous experiences. The intention is not to fool the child but rather to make the experience less fearful.
Needle / shot
Drill on tooth
Clean a tooth
Wiggle a tooth out
Pull or yank a tooth
Decay, rotten, cavity