Patients With Special Needs

Explorer Pediatric Dentistry offers a comprehensive approach to patients with special needs in a friendly, safe, and nurturing environment.
  • insurance Preventive Care
  • teeth Behavior Guidance
  • tooth-whitening Restorative Dentistry
  • dentist-chair Sedation Dentistry
  • dental-care Endodontics
  • tooth Orthodontics
  • tooth Oral Surgery
  • target Laser Dentistry / Tongue and Lip Tie Procedures
  • tooth-smile Smile Enhancements
  • first-aid-kit Dental Emergencies

Managing Patient With Special Health Care Needs

Finding a skilled pediatric dentist for a special needs’ child can be a challenge. Dr. Julie is a pediatric dental specialist with advanced training beyond dental school, allowing her to interact positively and deliver the best results to children with special needs.


From behavior guidance to more complex procedures such as endodontics, you can expect the entire process to be seamless and enjoyable. All procedures are tailored to your kid’s unique requirements, and special considerations are taken when receiving dental treatment.

Overcoming The Barriers

Providing dental care to patients with special healthcare needs sometimes require modifications to traditional treatments. Also making use of sedation techniques and behavior management, at Explorer Pediatric Dentistry you can rest assured that every visit will be enjoyable and we will work to dissipate your fears if any. Overall, you will love to see your kids feel safe and relaxed while we help them achieve distinctive oral health.

The AAPD’s Guideline

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) recognizes the importance of providing both primary and comprehensive preventive and therapeutic oral health care to individuals with special health care needs. This is an integral part of the specialty of pediatric dentistry. Regardless of developmental disability or other special health care needs, Dr. Julie highly values the unique qualities of each person and the need to ensure maximal health attainment for all.