Steven P. Stern, D.M.D., P.A.
224 Taylors Mills Rd, Manalapan, NJ 07726
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Your Childs First Visit in Manalapan, NJ

At what age should my child first visit?
According to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, a child's first visit should be by his/her FIRST BIRTHDAY. In fact, we believe starting early builds the foundation for a lifetime of good dental health and helps develop a comfortable, trusting relationship between the child and the Smile Team.
What exactly will happen at my child's first visit?
How do we accomplish what needs to be done at the first visit?
What if my child cries during the appointment?
How should I prepare my child for his/her visit?
curly-haired boy brushing his teeth — kids dentist in Manalapan, NJ

Why Choose a Pediatric Dentist?

For the same reasons that parents choose a Pediatrician for their childrens medical care. Just like a pediatrician, a Pediatric Dentist must complete a residency program. That program includes additional training focused on the unique needs of a child's oral health.

Pediatric Dentists are experts in:
  • Child psychology and behavior management
  • State-of-the-art preventive techniques
  • Restorative dentistry
  • Interceptive orthodontics
  • Oral-facial trauma
  • Growth and development
  • The treatment of special needs children and adolescents
A pediatric dental office is designed specifically for children. In our office, children can enjoy watching television, playing arcade games and earning prizes during their visits. Children often feel more comfortable and secure when they are in a kid-friendly environment that has been developed especially for them.

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Call (732) 409-0044 to make an appointment.