What Patients Do We Treat?

Check the list below to see if your child has a primary diagnoses that is eligible for treatment at the Children’s Pediatric Dentistry Department:

  • Cardiac conditions
  • Congenital (from birth) and acquired craniofacial conditions
  • Hematological/oncological conditions
  • Neuroscience conditions (excluding seizure disorders)
  • Select lung conditions*
  • Solid organ transplants

* Must be preapproved by the Children’s pediatric dentists

Many children with certain medical conditions can be treated by a family dentistry practice. The Children’s Pediatric Dentistry Department does not see healthy siblings of patients, nor any patient with any one of the following conditions, without a primary diagnosis on the list above:

  • Autism and related disorders
  • Bone muscular disorder
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Developmental delays
  • Down syndrome (excluding those with cardiac issues)
  • Epilepsy and other seizure disorders
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Genetic disorders (excluding craniofacial disorders)
  • Intellectual disability
  • Kidney disease
  • Liver disease
  • Pulmonary disease (excluding those who are preapproved)
  • Speech problems
  • Spina bifida