If You See a Friend without a Smile,Give Him One of Yours

3Beecroft-Aug2016 As you raise your children, you’ll likely have many lessons that you want them to learn, and some of those lessons involve how to interact with other children. When you bring your kids to the orthodontist and encourage them to keep smiling, they can form stronger bonds with their classmates and other peers.

A Positive Effect

You know that if you give your smile, you often have the ability to calm your kids' fears. Once they have braces, they can do the same for other children. If your kids are at the point where they have started to visit the orthodontist, others in their class are likely around the same stage. Just as your kids were probably nervous about the visits, so are these other children. Encourage your kids to smile at them so they can show that their braces have a positive effect.


Showing a caring smile also helps to create connections among young people. Some children are afraid in school because they miss their smaller classrooms or their old buildings. When many kids in a class are upset, rapport does not develop among them. Once your children have their braces, remind them that they can show the positive strides they are making in health to the world. By doing so, they can act as that one youngster who brings the class together.

Teaching your kids to share their smiles is important, especially in a world where so many people judge one another. During this process, you can also teach your kids how important it is to take care of their teeth and why they should smile over that accomplishment. In order to get your children started on this healthy and happy path, call Beecroft Orthodontics to schedule an appointment and review the possibilities as soon as possible.

Beecroft Orthodontics

1300 Thornton St. Fredericksburg, VA 22401 Phone: 540-898-1400

If You See a Friend without a Smile,Give Him One of Yours

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