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Dentist That Sees Kids In Memphis TN

Dentist That Sees Kids In Memphis TN

Are you looking for a dentist that sees kids in Memphis, TN? You are in luck! At Higginbotham Family Dental in Memphis, TN, we see kids of all ages.  Whether you have a toddler at home that needs his or her first dental visit, or you have a kiddo with a chipped tooth, let our dedicated staff get your child’s oral health journey off to the right start. Request an appointment today to schedule your family’s next visit. We want to be your family dentist in Memphis, TN.

When Should My Child Visit A Dentist That Sees Kids For The First Time?

At Higginbotham Family Dental in Memphis, TN, we recommend for kids to start visiting a children’s dentist at age 2. While some may think this is a young age, it is the perfect time to get a toddler used to the dentist. At his or her first initial visit, we will introduce them to their hygienist, dentist, and other staff. We will also let them look around the office to get comfortable. At this first visit, we will only go so far as the child allows. We do not want to cause any fear or stress to the child that could lead to trauma at later visits. If the child is amenable, we will count their teeth, get an x-ray of their mouth, and polish their teeth. Finally, they get to pick out a prize from the treasure box. Again, we will only do what the child is comfortable with. Traditionally, the first 2-3 visits are taken step-by-step until the child is fully comfortable with the entire dental process. Feel free to contact us if you have more specific questions regarding a child’s first dental visit or to schedule.

Do You Accept Children’s Dental Insurance?

We are in-network with over 50 different dental insurance providers at Higginbotham Family Dental in Memphis, TN. From Delta Dental, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna, Cigna, and many more. We also accept ARKids Medicaid benefits with both Delta Dental Smiles and MCNA Dental.

What If My Child Needs Braces?

We offer free braces consultations at Higginbotham Family Dental in Memphis, TN. All you have to do is call us at 901-453-6081 or request an appointment online to schedule your child’s braces consult. Depending on the severity of your child’s bite or smile, our dentist will create a treatment plan that is right for you and your child. We also offer 0% Interest, In-House Financing for all braces cases. With low monthly payments, we make it more affordable than ever to give your child the confidence and smile they deserve. Complete the Dental Payment Plans here.

Does My Child Have To Miss School To See The Dentist?

No! We pride ourselves on providing an EXTRAordinary dental experience for all of our patients. That includes extended hours throughout the week and even Saturday appointments for our patients. Don’t worry about moving after-school and extracurricular activities around, just schedule your visit on a Saturday. However, if you need a daytime appointment, we will be more than happy to provide a doctor’s excuse for your child to return to their school if needed.

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I Felt Listened to and Taken Care of!

Great staff, friendly, professional and I felt listened to and taken care of. Definitely recommend! Haley was great!

Amy B.

Higginbotham Family Dental
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2019-05-15T20:06:04+00:00

Amy B.

Great staff, friendly, professional and I felt listened to and taken care of. Definitely recommend! Haley was great!

Friendly and Prompt Team!




Friendly and prompt team! They answered my questions, got in-and-out, and even got my fluoride treatment discounted because they had a promotion going on this month. Been very happy with this office!



 

Kim D.

Higginbotham Family Dental
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2019-05-16T19:06:37+00:00

Kim D.

Friendly and prompt team! They answered my questions, got in-and-out, and even got my fluoride treatment discounted because they had a promotion going on this month. Been very happy with this office!  

Massaging Chairs and TVs!

Great experiences each time I’ve been in. The place is nice, with features like chairs that gently massage your back and TVs for you to watch while you’re being worked on, and the people are even nicer.

Zachary J.

Higginbotham Family Dental
5
2019-05-16T19:09:16+00:00

Zachary J.

Great experiences each time I’ve been in. The place is nice, with features like chairs that gently massage your back and TVs for you to watch while you’re being worked on, and the people are even nicer.
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