Pediatric Dentistry

Dentist in Bridgeton, MO

At the heart of Bridgeton, MO, Dr. Kevin Burgdorf, DDS, and his dedicated team are passionate about laying the foundation for a lifetime of healthy smiles. Recognizing that early dental experiences shape one’s attitude towards oral healthcare, we’re committed to making every visit to our office a positive, educational, and enjoyable experience for both children and parents.

The Cornerstone of Pediatric Dentistry

Understanding the pivotal role dental health plays in overall well-being, our practice emphasizes the importance of regular dental check-ups from an early age. Dr. Burgdorf, inspired by his father’s dedication as a pediatrician, brings a deep-seated passion for pediatric dentistry, ensuring that our youngest patients receive the attentive, gentle care they deserve.

A Child-Friendly Environment

We believe that a visit to the dentist should be a highlight, not a fear-inducing event. Our office is designed with children in mind, offering a warm, welcoming space where they can feel at ease. From enjoying their favorite movies during treatments to delighting in balloon animals crafted by our talented front desk staff, Amy, every aspect of our practice is geared towards making dental visits memorable for all the right reasons.

Comprehensive Care for Every Stage of Childhood

Pediatric dentistry at our Bridgeton office encompasses more than just treating teeth; it’s about monitoring and guiding the development of your child’s oral health from infancy through adolescence. Our services adapt to meet the changing needs of growing smiles, ensuring that each child receives personalized care tailored to their age and developmental stage.

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Your Child’s First Dental Visit

Echoing the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry’s recommendations, we encourage parents to schedule their child’s first dental appointment by their first birthday or upon the arrival of their first tooth. These initial visits are crucial for setting the stage for healthy dental habits, allowing us to monitor growth, address any concerns early on, and provide parents with valuable oral health care tips.

Dental Care for Every Stage

As children grow, their dental needs evolve. Our comprehensive range of pediatric dental services ensures that we’re equipped to care for your child at every step:

    • Regular Exams and Cleanings: Essential for preventing dental issues and ensuring the proper development of teeth and jaws.

    • Preventative Treatments: Including fluoride applications and dental sealants to protect against cavities.

    • Orthodontic Assessments: Early evaluations help identify the need for braces or other interventions to ensure a healthy, aligned smile.

    • Restorative Care: From fillings to crowns, we’re prepared to address dental decay and injuries with compassion and expertise.

Addressing Common Concerns: Thumb Sucking and Beyond

Understanding parental concerns, such as thumb sucking, is part of our holistic approach to pediatric dentistry. We offer guidance and support for breaking habits that may impact dental development, ensuring that your child transitions smoothly through each phase of their dental journey.

Partners in Your Child’s Oral Health

Dr. Kevin Burgdorf, DDS, and our entire team are dedicated to partnering with you in your child’s oral health care. We’re here to answer your questions, address your concerns, and provide the educational resources you need to keep your child’s smile bright and healthy.

Schedule Your Child’s Visit Today

Join us at our Bridgeton, MO, office, where pediatric dentistry is about more than just teeth—it’s about fostering a lifetime of good oral health habits and positive dental experiences. Contact us at (314) 291-9000 to schedule your child’s appointment and discover the difference compassionate, child-focused dental care can make. Together, we’ll ensure that your child’s smile is healthy, happy, and vibrant for years to come.


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