Providing Pediatric Dental Care for Pediatric Patients
Pediatric dentists are uniquely qualified by training and experience to provide the most appropriate, cost-effective dental care for children. An expert staff and state-of-the art equipment enable the Tapper Dental Center at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital to offer compassionate, high quality care to children, including those who face medical or developmental challenges, stemming from a variety of conditions. Some of these conditions include:
Special Medical Conditions:
Developmental or Behavioral Issues:
- Cognitive deficits
- Behavioral problems
- Short attention spans
- Other developmental anomalies
Specially Trained Experts Treat Complex Cases
Children with multiple conditions often require coordinated care from a variety of health care providers. Our pediatric specialists have been uniquely trained to recognize and meet these needs. UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospitals' pediatric dentists work with a multidisciplinary team of anesthesiologists, neurologists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, otolaryngologists (ear, nose and throats doctors), plastic surgeons, and psychologists – experts in over 30 pediatric specialties.
Our multidisciplinary team provides dental treatment for transplant, cardiac and cancer patients, as well as children who are immunosuppressed. The expertise of the Rainbow Tapper Pediatric Dental Center team provides exceptional care to help reduce the threat of complications and results in healthier outcomes for our young patients.