Pediatric Dentist

By: Kelsi and Carson

What is a Pediatric Dentist?

an age-defined specialty that provides both primary and comprehensive preventive and therapeutic. oral health care for infants and children through adolescence, including those with special health care needs.

Where can I find one?

Anywhere. There are many locations in Texas let alone hundreds oflocations in the Dallas Fort Worth metro plex where you can take your child to potentially get their teeth cleaned or looked at. Some lications near you may be: Abc 123 Dental, Dental Care 4 Kids, and Emergency Dental Care are all lovated in Keller,Texas conveniently close enough to you!

Pediatric Dentist's Salary

As of Sep 2015, the average pay for a Pediatric Dentist is $104.01/hr or $169221 annually.

Education

Pediatric dentistry requires a significant amount of formal education.Pediatric dentistry addresses the dental needs of children and young adults under the age of 21. A career in pediatric dentistry requires completion of dental school, as well as specialized postgraduate education. Licensure is required in all 50 states. Pediatric dentists can work in a variety of settings, including private practices, clinics, educational institutions and research facilities.