Importance of Primary Teeth (Baby Teeth)

It is very important that primary teeth are kept in place until they are lost naturally.

 

These teeth serve a number of critical functions. Primary teeth:

 

· Maintain good nutrition by permitting your child to chew properly.

· Are involved in speech development.

· Help the permanent teeth by saving space for them.

 

· Help a child have high self esteem. A healthy smile can help

children feel good about the way they look!