Rancho Santa Margarita
Special Needs Dentistry

Trusted Dental Care for Children with Special Needs

At Willow Pediatric Dentistry, we’re proud to provide quality dental care for every child who walks through our door, including kids with special needs. We take the time to listen to your child’s needs and preferences so we can accommodate and facilitate an enjoyable dental experience. Whether your child has ASD, a developmental disorder, or sensory sensitivities, we can tailor every visit to their unique needs.

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Our Approach to Special Needs Care

Dr. Sam and our team are friendly and gentle, and we will help put both you and your child at ease
Our sensory-friendly office allows your child to relax, feel safe, and stay comfortable throughout their visit
We are always willing to accommodate you and your child by providing comforting amenities headphones, sunglasses, and more
If you think your child can benefit from sedation, we offer various options including general anesthesia

How Is a Special Needs Appointment Different?

At Willow Pediatric Dentistry, we do everything we can to help you prepare for a special needs visit and ensure a smooth, seamless appointment while you’re here. Our goal is to provide excellent dental care for every child. Your child deserves to see a dentist who understands their condition and can offer customized care.

Our special needs appointments are typically scheduled for times when our office is not as busy, allowing Dr. Sam to provide more customized care for your child, and to ensure that all of their needs are accommodated. Dr. Sam has plenty of experience treating kids with special health care needs, and will ensure your child gets highly personalized care.

What Sedation Options Do You Offer?

We offer both minimal inhaled sedation with laughing gas and various other options including general anesthesia. The proper choice for dental sedation depends on your child’s specific needs, age, and a few other factors. To determine which method is right for your child, schedule a consultation with Dr. Sam today!

What Can I Expect at a Special Needs Visit?

During your first visit, Dr. Sam will get to know you and your child. He’ll have a conversation with you to develop an understanding of your child’s special needs and the challenges that may face them when receiving dental care.

No two patients are the same. Every child is unique and has different needs, and we will always do our best to accommodate you and your family. Contact us for an appointment now, and we will discuss how we can ensure that your little one gets the quality dental treatment they deserve.

Get in Touch to Book a Visit!

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Visit us at:

22032 El Paseo, Suite 215
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

See us on:

Monday: 8am-5pm
Tuesday: 8am-5pm
Wednesday: 8am-5pm
Thursday: 8am-5pm
Friday: 8am-5pm