Dentistry & Oral Surgery
Pediatric dentistry is a specialty focusing on the oral health care needs of babies and young people. In consideration of the special development needs of children, the dentists at Montefiore Medical Center's Department of Pediatric Dentistry administer unique treatment methods in order to maintain good oral health and avoid future dental complications.
Montefiore's dentists keep abreast of the latest advances in dentistry for children. Our highly trained specialists are well adept at addressing the specialized needs of children with complex dental and health care issues. Our child-friendly environment and easy communication style help create comfort and ease around dental visits and caring for children's teeth.
The goal of our dentists and staff is to teach children how to properly care for their teeth and engender positive feelings about visiting the dentist. Good oral health is an essential component of total health. Establishing Montefiore's Pediatric Dentistry as your child's "Dental Home" allows us to instill sound preventive dental that deters oral disease.