About the Author
D. Preston Smith, MD, FAAP, FACS, FSPU graduated from Rice and the U of Texas Medical School, completed his Urology Residency at Northwestern and a fellowship at the LeBonheur Childrens Hospital. Boardcertified, he has written widely in Pediatric Urology. Dr. Smith is married with three young children; he lives in Knoxville, TN.
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Those of us who know Preston personally know how his voice and manner can put parents and children at ease. As a parent, you will be at ease when reading this book. While Dr. Smith offers important medical information, he does not speak over our heads. The information he provides us is practical, useful, and understandable. Let this book guide you to apply the potty training strategies that best fit your own child. And, if you run into roadblocks, pick the book up again knowing, as Dr. Smith proclaims, that such roadblocks are to be expected. Dr. Smith will empower youthe expert on your childto decide whether or not that child is ready for potty training and what approach is most practical for your family.