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- Why CDE?
At The Center for Dental Excellence, we want to make it as easy as possible for your child to receive the best oral care from infancy to adolescence. Our in-house pediatric dentist in Flossmoor, IL, Dr. Erin Petrik, and her highly-trained team understand that your child’s experience with us can affect how they view dentists for the rest of their life. That’s why we do more than offer top quality treatments for our patients. We also strive to provide children with preventive dental care in a friendly, fun environment. We believe Dr. Erin is a great asset to our practice – and you will, too!
Why a Pediatric Dentist?
Pediatric dentists have 2-3 years of additional specialized dental training to keep children’s needs in mind. Pediatric dentistry is more than just fixing cavities – it’s also about preventing them. Children have different dental issues and needs than adults, which may include dental sealants, fluoride applications, and oral hygiene. Dr. Erin’s mission is to educate parents and patients and provide the tools necessary to live a cavity-free life.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry encourages parents and other care providers to help every child establish a dental home by 12 months of age. Establishing a dental home provides some key components to dental care for your child including:
By bringing your child to our pediatric dentist in Flossmoor, IL, you will help get your child off to a great start and help provide them with good oral health habits and benefits that will last a lifetime. Ultimately, this will save money and reduce discomfort, because your child will suffer from fewer cavities and require less dental work in both the short and long-term. Get your child started on the path to optimal oral health. Contact us at 708.798.1234 today to schedule your Free Consultation.
At The Center For Dental Excellence, we understand that switching to a new dentist, or finding a new dentist can be a worrisome task. You want to find someone who is professional, offers services that you need or want, and provides a friendly atmosphere. We believe we meet that standard and beyond. Follow one of the steps below and start experiencing the best that dental care has to offer: