Pediatric dentistry in Brookline, MA
Pediatric dentistry is a dental specialty which adapts various procedures and techniques from traditional dental practices to offer primary, preventative, and therapeutic treatments to children. Pediatric dentists at Sprout Kids Dentistry in Brookline offer treatment for several dental diseases in infants, children, and adolescents, in addition to children with special needs. Typically, most children do not feel instantly comfortable during dental visits, we ensure that our center provides them with a fun environment to help deal with anxiety and apprehension about coming to the dentist. This helps us in our goal to maintain good oral health in children.
Dr. Anderson and her team of dentists has been offering unparalleled dental care to children for years, and we take the extra step to understand the varying strengths and susceptibilities of all our patients. This ensures children are comfortable in a dental setting while it helps us correctly diagnose any dental concerns and offer suitable treatment. We make sure to offer special comfort and care to children with special needs who may feel apprehensive in a new environment.
Unfortunately, even some parents are of the opinion that once children are brushing well, they do not have to visit a dentist. There are multiple benefits to bringing your children to the dentist regularly. When children regularly visit a dentist, they develop good oral habits. Adults who are unable to take good care of their teeth usually have the problem rooted in their childhood. Kids who routinely ignore their teeth continue to do so even into adulthood. Our team stays aware of the unique likes and dislikes of every patient which helps children look forward to their dental visit to Sprout Kids Dentistry for their routine checkups.
Our aim remains to help change how children and their parents feel about dental visits. We make learning dental hygiene fun so that your dental appointments are easy and seamless. The scope of pediatric dentistry includes checkups, sedation, and examination. All dental procedures at Sprout Kids Dentistry are painless and we offer the options of general anesthesia and laughing gas for comfort. Here are the pediatric services you can choose from in Brookline:
- Laughing Gas
- Hospital Dentistry Under General Anesthesia
- Infant Oral Care
- New Patient Exams
- Routine Check-ups and Cleaning
- Fluoride Treatment
- Protective Sealants
- Tooth-Colored Fillings
- Silver Fillings
- Pediatric Crowns
- Nerve Treatment (pulpotomy)
- Custom Athletic Mouthguards
About Brookline, MA
Brookline is a town in the Norfolk county of Massachusetts. It is a part of the Greater Boston area. The town was first settled as a hamlet in Boston in 1638 and was incorporated as a separate town in 1705. It was known as the hamlet of the Muddy River, which was used as the Brookline – Boston border at incorporation. It is believed that the name was derived from a farm therein that was once owned by Judge Samuel Sewall. Brookline is also the birthplace and hometown of John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States.
Along with the city of Newton and Boston neighborhood of Brighton, Brookline forms a cultural hub for the Jewish community of Greater Boston. There are several historic buildings and cultural sites in the town including the birthplace of John F. Kennedy, Fairsted, John Goddard House, the Coolidge Corner and the Puppet Showplace Theater. Brookline is also home to part of Frederick Law Olmstead’s Emerald Necklace of park systems including Olmstead park.
Dr. Michelle Anderson is a pediatric dentist board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.