Growing up with healthy smiles
We understand the challenges that parents face when it comes to their child’s dental health. From anxious visits to tantrums over brushing teeth, the journey can be quite the adventure. That’s why we’re on a mission to make dental care a joyful experience for your little one.
Spokane Valley children’s dentistry isn’t just about teeth — it’s about cultivating healthy habits, building trust, and fostering self-assurance. Our caring team understands the needs of young patients and parents alike, creating an environment where children feel excited, comfortable, and cared for.
Preparing for a positive dental visit
Getting ready for your child’s dental visit? Here’s how to make it a breeze:
Chat about the visit in a positive light to ease any worries
Read dental-themed books for a friendly perspective on the dentist
Let them play dentist at home with toys for familiarity
Bring a beloved toy for extra comfort
Be patient and supportive, understanding their feelings
Contact us today, we’re here to create a positive dental journey for your child.
Easing Dental Worries
Our gentle approach, kid-friendly atmosphere, and caring team work together to take the fear out of dentistry. From the moment your child enters our clinic, we prioritize their comfort and well-being, ensuring that each visit is met with smiles, not anxiety. With us, dental care becomes a positive adventure, setting the stage for a lifetime of healthy smiles.
Childrens dentist at Spokane Family Smiles
- Cleanings & exams: We’ll make sure everything is developing correctly and provide a professional teeth cleaning designed for children.
- Tooth-colored fillings: Our fillings blend seamlessly with natural teeth, restoring cavities while maintaining a beautiful smile.
- Dental sealants: These painless coatings shield teeth from decay, ensuring long-term oral health.
- Gentle extractions: We ensure a comfortable experience for tooth extractions when necessary.
Experience expert care and a positive atmosphere at Spokane Family Smiles. Your child’s smile matters to us!
Building lifelong dental habits
At Spokane Family Smiles, we believe in starting early when it comes to your child’s oral health. Healthy habits begin from day one, and we’re here to guide you every step of the way. Through gentle education and personalized care, we empower parents and children to establish routines promoting strong and confident smiles.
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Common children's dentistry questions
At what age should my child have their first dental visit?
We recommend bringing your child in for their first visit around their first birthday or when their first tooth appears. Early visits help establish a positive dental routine.
What if my child is nervous about the dentist?
We’re experts at working with children and ensuring their comfort. We use child-friendly techniques and create a welcoming environment to ease any nerves.
How often should my child have dental check-ups?
We recommend regular check-ups every 6 months to ensure your child’s oral health is on track. However, every child’s needs may vary.
How can I teach my child proper oral hygiene?
During your child’s appointment, we’ll cover proper brushing, flossing, and more. We also provide guidance and resources for parents to continue oral care at home.
Smile Care Dental Savings Plan
A great option for those without dental insurance! Our dental savings plan is designed to help you and your family save significantly on preventive and restorative services.
Membership includes cleanings, exams, and routine x-rays, as well as significantly reduced fees for restorative and surgical procedures.
Benefits of membership run for 12 months.
No deductibles, waiting periods, annual maximums, or denial of claims.
We accept most insurance plans
Unsure if we accept your plan? Reach out to our team! We’ll help you determine coverage so you can make the right financial decision for your family. Please note that we do not accept Washington Apple Health.
For those without insurance, we offer several payment options, including CareCredit and our office savings program.