Your child’s baby teeth are essential to their adult smile. Baby teeth help guide permanent teeth into place, so losing a baby tooth early can impact your child’s future smile.

Caring for primary teeth until they naturally fall out can help your child have the best chance for a healthy smile. Children begin to lose their teeth beginning around age six and will continue until all their primary teeth have been replaced with adult teeth.

What are some best practices when it comes to your child losing his or her primary teeth? Here’s what you should know as a parent when your child is getting their adult teeth in.

An article by Dr. Hayes Aronson.  Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: CAN YOU PULL YOUR CHILD’S LOOSE TEETH OR SHOULD THEY FALL OUT NATURALLY?