It can be daunting bringing your child to his or her first pediatric dentist appointment, but it’s important to get him or her started on a path of good oral health. Pediatric dentists are dedicated to dental care for infants, children, teenagers, and patients with special healthcare needs. Pediatric dentists have 2-3 years of specialized training beyond dental school. This allows them to better assist child in maintaining healthy teeth and gums into adulthood. If you’re looking for a pediatric dentist for your child, our team in Carbondale, IL would love to serve you!
Little Egypt Pediatric Dentistry is locally-owned, veteran-owned specialty practice operated by Dr. Travis Cripps. We specialize in managing and treating oral health care needs in infants, children, teenagers, and patients with special healthcare needs. Pediatric dentists are specifically qualified to provide not only preventive care, such as routine cleanings and fluoride treatments, but also comprehensive treatment for dental decay, toothaches, gum disease, and other dental issues that commonly affect young people.