At Southern Stars Pediatric Dentistry, we understand that a child’s first visit to the dentist is a milestone in their development. It is an opportunity to set the stage for a lifetime of healthy smiles and positive dental experiences. Our dedicated team, specializing in pediatric dentistry, is here to ensure that this initial appointment is enjoyable, informative and completely stress-free for both you and your little one.

What to Expect:

  • A Friendly and Nurturing Environment: As soon as you walk through our doors, you will be greeted by our caring staff in a vibrant, child-friendly setting. We have designed our office with the comfort and curiosity of children in mind, making it a welcoming place for your family.
  • Meet Our Pediatric Dental Experts: Your child’s first visit will include a warm introduction to our pediatric dentists, who are experts in pediatric dental care. They are skilled at making children feel secure and comfortable and are passionate about teaching young ones about oral health.
  • A Gentle Introduction to Dentistry: We will gently guide your child through their first dental exam, taking the time to explain each step in a fun and understandable way. Our approach is to make dental care an adventure, filled with learning and devoid of fear.
  • Parental Participation and Education: We encourage parents to be active participants. You will have the opportunity to discuss your child’s oral health, receive tips on dental care at home and understand the best practices for ensuring a healthy dental future for your child.

What to Bring:

  • Your Child’s Medical History: Any information regarding your child’s health and any medications they are taking.
  • Insurance Information: If applicable, please bring your insurance card and any necessary forms.
  • A Comfort Item: If your child has a favorite toy or blanket, feel free to bring it to help them feel more at home.

Preparing for the Visit:

  • Talk Positively About the Dentist: Prepare your child by talking about the dentist in a positive and exciting way.
  • Read Dental-Themed Books or Watch Shows: Familiarize your child with the concept of visiting the dentist through children’s books or educational shows.
  • Play Pretend Dentist: Engaging in pretend play can help your child feel more comfortable with the idea of a dental checkup.

Schedule An Appointment Today!

To schedule your child’s first visit with Dr. Andrew Heaton, Dr. Bradley Wyatt or Dr. Alison Campbell at our Cedar Park, Texas, office, please contact us at 737-757-7646. We are excited to welcome your family to our dental home and look forward to being a part of your child’s journey to a lifetime of dental health!