West Orange Pediatric Dentist

Caring for kids’ smiles
since 1978

High-quality pediatric dentistry

Over 40 years of experience with kids

Treating infants to young adults

Also specialized in patients with special needs

Friendly, caring, experienced staff

Put a Smile on Your Child’s Face!

Yes — visiting the dentist can be scary. But it doesn’t have to be that way!

At Dentistry for Children of West Essex, we are a friendly, knowledgeable, and fun team that really loves kids and teens. Our dentists understand your child’s needs and know just how to make them feel comfortable so they always have a fantastic experience.

Book an appointment online today with one of our pediatric dentists in West Orange. We can’t wait to make your child smile!

Why Kids Love Us

Children First

From the front desk to our hygienists, each member of our team is 100% tuned in to your child.

Special Needs

Our compassionate dentists have experience working with children with special needs. Learn more.

Preventive Approach

We work hand-in-hand with you to help your child enjoy a healthy smile for a lifetime.

Ongoing Care

We truly care about our patients, and we love building long-lasting relationships with them.

Do You Accept My Insurance?

We work with most major insurance providers. If you want to learn about your insurance benefits, costs, payment options, or other issues, our front-office staff will gladly answer all your questions!

Insurances Accepted:

*Dr. Persily, our orthodontist, does not participate in Aetna or Cigna.

Stories That Make Us Smile


“My child was treated very nicely and professionally. All the staff is very nice and the dentists and their assistants are the best. I’m glad we chose this facility for our kids.”

– Maria R.

Our Services


We prevent dental disease, not just treat it. We aim to ensure happy, healthy patients with a positive attitude toward dentistry.


When decay occurs, our pediatric dentists are trained to provide gentle specialized care to help our young patients smile again.


Retainers, braces, and Invisalign. Our pediatric dentists work hand in hand with our orthodontist to give your child a beautiful smile.

All Kids Are Welcome!

Each child is unique, and we love getting to know them all. Our pediatric dentists in West Orange are well known in our community for providing exceptional, personalized care to each and every patient. Visit us and experience it yourself!

One-Of-A-Kind Experience!

Treating children and teens is not the same as treating adults. Your child deserves an empathetic dentist that understands their needs. We’ve been working with children for over 40 years, and we know how to help them feel relaxed, happy, and eager to come back!

Our team loves providing our young patients with an exceptional experience in which they feel understood, valued, and empowered. That’s just one of the many reasons that make our office unique.

Visit Us!

Dentistry for Children of West Essex is located on Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange


Thu: 8:00am-6:00pm
Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm
Sat: 9:00am-2:00pm
Sun: Closed

Healthy Smiles Last Forever!

Book an appointment with us — we are excited to meet you and your child!