There’s usually plenty to smile about on the Last Frontier. For some kids though, a visit to the dentist isn’t always a reason to do so—unless they go to a practice that specializes in making a dental visit a fun experience. Fortunately, Alaska is home to plenty of kid-friendly dentists. Here are our favorites.
The office at Denali Pediatric Dentistry was designed to delight the curiosity of children. The dentists and staff have years of specialized training and experience to work with kids. In fact, all of their patients are infants, children, or teenagers. And most of them love going to the dentist.
In Fairbanks, Young Smiles Children’s Dentistry not only offer specialized pediatric dental services, they also reach out to the community and schools to educate kids about the importance of oral health. In the office, children have fun and are made comfortable during the exam. Kids who have a great check-up are even enrolled in the “No Cavity Club.”
Pediatric Dental Associates works with kids from their first tooth until all of their permanent teeth are safely in place—and beyond. Working with parents, they help to educate kids about dental hygiene and diet so children develop and practice strong oral health habits.
Kids love visiting the personable staff at Pediatric Dentistry of Alaska. Not only do they gently and comfortably take care of kids’ teeth, the dentists and staff offer plenty of practical tips for kids and parents alike, so they can start and maintain good oral care.
Peninsula Pediatric Dentistry is the only such practice on the Kenai Peninsula. The staff is friendly and specializes in promoting the oral health of infants, children, and teens. With school visits and office tours, Peninsula Pediatric Dentistry helps to teach kids of the Kenai the importance of proper oral health habits.
Just Kids welcomes their juvenile patients with a festive office festooned with toys, games, and places to explore. Their team of dentists and hygienists ensure that the fun continues on into the exam, even while educating kids and parents about how to care for their teeth at home and between visits.
The warm, welcoming office of Juneau Pediatric Dentistry will help kids—and their parents—feel right at home. The team’s affable and comforting chairside manner will keep them feeling comfortable during the exam. As pediatric dental specialists, they ensure that kids receive caring and gentle care while learning good oral health habits.
Wee Care Pediatric Dentistry in Wasilla is a small practice that specializes in preventative care for infants, children, and teens. By offering gentle care in a comfortable space, they help keep kids’ teeth healthy while teaching them how to care for their own smiles at home.
Aurora Children’s Dentistry offers kid-friendly dental care in a parent-friendly environment. Board-certified pediatric dental care means that children are receiving the best specialized care available from gentle hands in a comfortable atmosphere.