Cleanings & checkups for kids of all ages
Advice to help your child take care of their dental health
Dietary recommendations for better oral and overall well-being
Also specialized in kids with special needs
Let’s create a happy smile!
Early years are essential to developing good dental care habits. At our practice, we provide a positive environment where children can learn how to take care of their smiles — and have fun in the process!
We provide a preventive approach to care with dental cleanings and checkups in West Orange, helping our young patients and their parents keep healthy, joyful smiles. Book an appointment for your child today!
Questions about preventive care
When should I bring my child for their first checkup?
We recommend bringing your child for their first dental checkup as soon as their first tooth erupts, or no later than their first birthday. This is an important time to establish good dental care habits and ensure that their teeth and gums are healthy.
At what age should I start brushing my child's teeth?
How often should I bring my child for checkups and cleanings?
What happens during a checkup?
- Our team will make you and your child feel welcome from the start.
- Your dentist will assess your mouth and perform any necessary examinations.
- We’ll perform a dental cleaning and fluoride application.
- You’ll receive personalized recommendations and answers to your questions.
Is preventive care covered by my insurance?
Preventive services like cleanings and checkups are typically covered by insurance. We also accept CareCredit and other payment options like credit cards, checks, and cash.
If you have any questions about coverage, our team will gladly answer all of your questions!
Stories That Make Us Smile
“Dr. Iva Leroy was very thorough and attentive to my daughter. She also gave me much insightful information on how I can improve my child’s oral care.”
– Shari G.
Why your child will love us
Our team loves working with young patients, and we go out of our way to make sure that every child feels heard, valued, and empowered during their visits. From our fun staff to our gentle, personalized care, we strive to make every dental appointment a positive experience for both children and their parents.
New to our practice?
- Book your appointment by calling (973) 731-2468.
- Our team will let you know if there’s anything you should bring.
- Get ready for a fun, positive dental experience with us!
Healthy Smiles Last Forever!
Request an appointment with us — we are excited to meet you and your child!