Dental Care for Children with Special Needs
Special Needs Dentistry Trained to Work with Children with Special Needs
At Grove Dental Associates, our pediatric dentists and specialists have advanced training beyond dental school in working with all children, including those with special health care needs. Our office is fully equipped to accommodate children of all ages and abilities, allowing us to provide exceptional care in an environment that is comfortable and relaxed. Our pediatric dentists and staff work very closely with parents to develop a personalized dental care plan that meets every child’s unique needs. Our pediatric team in Downers Grove, Lombard, Wheaton and Bolingbrook is here to give your child the best possible dental experience.
Our state-of-the-art facilities can accommodate simultaneous appointments for you with a general dentist while your child is being seen by a pediatric dentist. Our pediatric dental specialists have proven experience working with children. All Grove Dental offices are designed for children with special needs in mind. We provide comfortable, kid-friendly rooms where your child can be encouraged and taught about healthy dental hygiene. Our offices include fun play areas for your child while waiting for his/her appointment.
We offer a variety of items that help make your child’s visit to Grove Dental fun, including:
- age-appropriate movies or TV, headphones,
- sugar-free lollipops,
- toys appropriate for children of all ages and needs,
- prizes from the office treasure chest,
- furniture and décor designed for a child
Whether you are looking for an autism-friendly dentist or pediatric dental care for special needs patients, Grove Dental offers numerous services for our young patients. Our dentists emphasize prevention at a young age to help avoid oral problems later in life. We work closely with parents to provide the following pediatric dental services:
- Oral hygiene instructions
- Nutritional counseling
- Decay prevention
- Restorative treatment
- Preventive services, including sealants and fluoride treatments
Experienced Dentist for Special Needs Kids
By partnering with a dentist for a special needs child, you gain the resources and tailored care to establish a life-long relationship toward your child’s dental health. At Grove Dental, we provide dental care that is specially designed to meet each child’s unique needs, while offering parents practical advice to help them provide good oral hygiene at home.
For more information on our pediatric specialists, please call one of our convenient offices.