Oral Health Apps for Kids & Teens

Posted Jan 3rd, 2018 in General Information, Preparing Your Child

Oral Health Apps for Kids & Teens

There's an app for pretty much anything you can think of these days, and that includes dental health! We’ve compiled this list of kid-friendly oral health apps that may help get your child or teen to take more of an interest in their dental health.


For many adults, the speed at which technology develops can be somewhat overwhelming! For the kids and teens who are growing up with it, though, it’s just a normal part of life.

If you need a little help in getting your child or teenager to take interest in dental health, try enlisting the help of these great dental health-related apps.

Brush DJ

Brush DJ helps kids brush for a full two minutes each time, to a randomly selected song from their playlist. The app essentially entertains your child during brushing, which can help make it feel less tedious. It also allows kids to set reminders to brush and floss twice daily, and to visit the dentist regularly, too. Brush DJ is free through iTunes.

KidsDental

KidsDental uses animation to make learning about dental health fun and engaging. It covers important dental health topics like cavities, oral hygiene, tooth loss and gingivitis. Available on iTunes for $4.99.

Braces Help

This app is kids with braces. It is a great resource for braces care, and provides tips and advice on what to do if you run into any problems with your orthodontic appliances. Braces Help is available for free on iTunes.

Monster Mouth DDS

With Monster Mouth DDS, your child gets to be a dentist for monsters! Your child will travel through a different scenarios where she has to solve the monsters’ dental health problems before their mouths slam shut. Monster Mouth DDS is free on iTunes

Contact our Burnaby children's dentists for more tips and advice on helping your child develop better oral hygiene habits.

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