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Children’s Dentistry in
Hillsboro, Oregon

Good oral health starts at a young age. Today's Dental understands this and we make our youngest patients’ oral health our top priority. Whether your child needs a checkup, filling, or other procedure, Today's Dental is here to help with all your pediatric dentistry needs.

Pediatric & Family Dentist

Pediatric Dentistry at Today's Dental in Hillsboro, Oregon

From the moment your child gets their first tooth, good oral hygiene is important. We offer a wide range of services for our pediatric patients with the utmost care in mind. To learn more about our pediatric services or to schedule an appointment for your child, call us today at (503) 567-8802 .

What Is Pediatric Dentistry?

Pediatric dentistry is dentistry designed for children younger than 18 years of age, as well as patients with special needs. Dentists who specialize in pediatric dentistry advocate for and promote good oral health care for children. The idea is to make the appointment fun while still treating and preventing oral health issues.

Pediatric dentistry is crucial because it prevents dental diseases from developing at a young age. Common dental issues in pediatric patients are plaque, gum disease, and cavities. These can lead to major oral issues later in life, which is why it's important to start preventing these issues now. The primary concern with pediatric dentistry is to ensure that a child’s primary teeth remain healthy and free of decay so that the adult teeth move into a healthy position once the baby teeth fall out.

Pediatric Dentistry Available Now at Today's Dental

At Today's Dental, our dentists offer a wide variety of services to our pediatric patients. These services are used to protect the primary teeth or baby teeth as well as help build good oral maintenance routines to create healthy habits that they will use into adulthood. These services include:

  • Sealants
  • Fluoride applications
  • Fillings
  • Crowns
  • Emergency dentistry

There are many other services offered for pediatric patients depending on the issue at hand. Your dentist will guide in the right direction to treat any issues they may find. For everything from basic appointment to emergency appointments, we’ve got you covered. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call our office at (503) 567-8802 to speak to a specialist today.

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Melanie I.

Best dentist I have ever been to! Very compassionate and takes the time to make sure you are pain free! And I'm a big chicken! Entire staff is amazing! Even if I moved far away, I would not change dentists!
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Marti M.

I have had the best experiences at Today's Dental. Everyone is so nice, and Dr. Matzelle is the best! After being seen by him, I can't i.agine going anywhere else!
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R A Stafford

I've been using Todays Dental for well over 30 years and always been happy with the services they provide. Some of the empoyees have been there as long and that says a lot to me.
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