Dental Care “While Sleeping”
When a child is unable to tolerate a routine dental visit and requires general anesthesia.

We have over 100 years of accumulative service in the medical and dental industry and pride ourselves in advancing not only our technical skills but the interpersonal aspects of patient care as well.

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We provide both an anesthesia team and a dental team for your child’s care. Our dual team approach includes an anesthesiologist who regulates your child’s safe, comfortable sleep, and a dentist who completes the dental care in an efficient, professional manner. Picture two doctors working simultaneously for the benefit of your child.
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For children who are…

  • Age 2 – 12
  • Allergic to local anesthetic
  • Dental Phobic (Fearful)
  • Require Medical Supervision
  • Special Needs or Circumstances

As our name suggests we put “Children 1st” when recommending or providing dental care. You can take comfort in knowing our physicians, dentists, nurses and assistants are dedicated to your child’s safety and care.

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Dallas – Fort Worth Locations


Mesquite Location

2690 N. Galloway Ave.
Mesquite, TX 75150
Phone: (972) 279-1200
Fax: (972) 279-1203

Grand Prairie Location

3055 W. Bardin Rd. #400
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
Phone: (214) 412-1500
Fax: (214) 412-1510

Houston Locations


Houston South Location

8545 Gulf Freeway
Houston, TX 77017
Phone: (713) 944-7700
Fax: (713) 944-7701

Houston West Location

8700 S. Gessner Dr. # 200
Houston, TX 77074
Phone: (713) 270-0700
Fax: (713) 270-0701