Regular dental visits are important year-round, but a back-to-school checkup is key in fighting the most common chronic disease found in school-age children: cavities. In fact, dental disease causes children to miss more than 51 million school hours each year. Even though going back to school looks a little different this year, scheduling your child’s back-to-school appointment is still important. Read “COVID-19: What to Expect When Your Dentist’s Office Reopens” to learn about the additional steps dentists are taking to protect patients.
Booster shots? Check.
Teeth cleaning? Check!