Children's Dentistry
Pediatric dentistry focuses on the oral health of young people. The western medical center have board certified children’s dentists on staff who have completed the additional years of rigorous training that are required to become a pediatric dentist. This specialized program of study and hands-on experience prepares pediatric dentists to meet the needs of infants, children and adolescents, including persons with special health care needs.
We are concerned about your child’s total health care. Good oral health is an important part of total health. Establishing us as your child’s dental home provides us the opportunity to implement preventive dental health habits that keep a child free from dental/oral disease. We focus on prevention, early detection and treatment of dental diseases, and keep current on the latest advances in dentistry for children.
Pleasant visits to the dental office promote the establishment of trust and confidence in your child that will last a lifetime. Our goal, along with our staff, is to help all children feel good about visiting the dentist and teach them how to care for their teeth. Special needs children can be treated under conscious sedation (Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen) to make their treatment easier and in complicated cases, under general anesthesia in the hospital.