Dr. Kurt Stormberg sat down with North County Kids to discuss dental care.

Parents should have their children seen by a dentist or pediatric dentist at age 1. Children should see a dentist every 6 months for routine exams and cleanings, and should see an orthodontist for the first time at 7. Children do not all begin orthodontic treatment at 7, but 15 percent of kids will need interceptive orthodontic treatment to avoid more serious and longer orthodontic treatment once their permanent teeth come in.

Read the entire article on North Country Kids – June 2017