What is a Pediatric Dentist?

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As a pediatric dentist with a dedicated staff, we serve in the branch of dental medicine that focuses on comprehensive, preventive and corrective dental care and specialty oral health for children from infancy through their teen years including children with special needs.

Our priority, as your kid’s dentist, is to provide the finest individualized optimal, long-term dental care in a fun, comfortable, educational and kid-friendly manner that establishes a strong foundation for years to come.

Starting at a young age, it is recommended that children visit a dental specialist who knows how to get important information across to them and their parents relating to:

  • Proper method for brushing teeth
  • Methods for caries detection and prevention
  • The importance of giving up bad habits such as thumb-sucking
  • Flossing regularly
  • Eating foods that are rich in nutrition
  • Types of food to avoid

Call Pacific Pediatric Dentistry to learn more about the importance of the integral functions we perform in all-around dental care services for children that will set the foundation for a healthy life.

We Specialize in Dentistry for Children

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Combining a passion for working with children and specialized training and board certification as a pediatric dentist, I am dedicated to providing proper oral healthcare for children throughout their stages of childhood from infancy through adolescence.

In addition to teaching young children and counseling their parents about proper oral healthcare and prevention of dental problems, we specialize in dentistry for children including, but not limited to:

  • Oral health examinations
  • Risk assessments for tooth decay (caries)
  • Dental cleaning and carefully-balanced fluoride treatments
  • Habit inclination counseling – thumb sucking, use of pacifier
  • Nutrition recommendations
  • Early orthodontic care
  • Tooth cavities or defects repair
  • Oral conditions diagnoses related to conditions such as asthma, diabetes, congenital heart defect, hay fever, ADHD
  • Gum diseases management
  • Dental injuries care

With our specialty training and experience as pediatricians of dentistry, we understand that each child is different. Using a wide range of methods to assist children in completing necessary dental treatments, including those with special health needs, we are committed to providing corrective pediatric dental care and oral health for children in a fun, individualized and comfortable manner.

Call us today. We welcome the opportunity of becoming your child’s dental home!

Why Choose Us as Your Kid’s Dentist?

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We understand how to perform a dental exam in a way that makes children comfortable!

In addition to our expertise and training, we have designed, decorated, outfitted and arranged our dental office with children in mind, and with equipment and special instruments that are child-specific.

These are reasons to choose us as your kid’s dentist:

  • Our compassion for working with children
  • Commitment to providing optimal, long-term dental care for children
  • Kid-friendly décor and a play area stocked with toys and games
  • TV screens above each operatory
  • Advanced, specialized training and board certification in pediatric dentistry
  • Parental counseling to help children learn proper oral health habits and behaviors
  • Our highest standards of excellence

Call Pacific Pediatric Dentistry to schedule an appointment for your child in an environment that encourages a positive attitude toward oral health, and where dentistry for children is comfortable and fun! 425-275-5155