Comprehensive Dentistry for Children

Oral habits form at a very early age. Good habits can last a lifetime. We want to help children develop the knowledge and skills to practice thorough oral hygiene that will serve them throughout their lives. Gardner Pediatric Dentistry focuses on prevention so that toothaches don't get in the way of your child's fun, imagination, and adventures! When problems do arise, we specialize in providing comprehensive, age appropriate care to get your child back in action.

We provide:

  • Gentle exams and cleanings
  • X-rays
  • Fluoride treatments
  • Sealants
  • Tooth colored fillings
  • Crowns
  • Nerve treatments
  •  Space maintainers
  • Early orthodontics
  • Nitrous Oxide (laughing gas)
  • Sedation/General Anesthesia

Emergency Care

If your child is having a medical emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. For other dental emergencies, please call our office immediately at 417-719-7862. If after hours please leave a message and we will call you back as soon as possible.

Insurance and Financing

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We will gladly assist in filing any private insurance claim for you and help you maximize your benefits. 

We are currently in network with most major dental plans including Delta Dental, Metlife, Tricare through Metlife, Guardian, and many others. Please call for details about your benefits.

We also accept Care Credit financing for out of pocket expenses, which features monthly payments with no-interest options.

We do not currently accept Missouri Medicaid.