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19th February, 2012
Family Life
Dental check ups are important for all children.

The whole tooth

A children's first dental appointment can be a painful experience - for the parent's pocket, if not for the child. With children's dental checkups costing €25-€40, Beechwood Dental practice in Ranelagh is doing its bit for the nation's teeth by offering a free first check-up for children as part of their parents' check-up.

Dr Peter Casey, who founded the practice with his brother David, says a first appointment should typically...

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