Pediatric Dentist in Delaware, OH

At Dr. Eric Batterton, DDS, we believe every child deserves a healthy, bright smile. Located in Delaware, Central Ohio, our pediatric dentistry services cater to kids at every stage of growth. Led by Dr. Eric Batterton, our family of experts delivers comprehensive dental care with a gentle touch, focusing on comfort and education.

Complete Pediatric Dentistry Services in Delaware Ohio

Preventive Dentistry

Prevention stands at the heart of our dental practice. Regular check-ups, cleanings, fluoride treatments, and periodontal care keep cavities and other dental issues at bay.

Restorative Dentistry

When dental problems occur, our restorative and cosmetic dentistry services kick in. Fillings, crowns, extractions—each treatment restores your child’s teeth with minimal discomfort, bringing back function overall health, and beauty.

Orthodontic Assessments

Early orthodontic evaluations identify potential alignment issues. Dr. Batterton assesses the development of your child’s teeth and jaw, offering guidance on early intervention for a future filled with straight, beautiful little smiles everywhere.

Gentle Pediatric Dentistry From a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist

Child-Friendly Environment

Our office, designed with children in mind, creates a welcoming and stress-free atmosphere. From the moment you enter our dental office, our friendly staff and child-centric decor help your child feel at ease. Every visit to our Delaware, Ohio dental office becomes a positive experience, fostering a lifelong trust in dental care.

Compassionate Care

Dr. Batterton and our team excel at working with children, including those with dental anxiety. Gentle techniques and clear explanations help your child understand regular treatments, such as exams and cleanings.

Education and Prevention

We empower children and parents with knowledge about oral health. Each visit includes education on proper brushing and flossing, the importance of a healthy diet, and tips for maintaining good oral hygiene at home.

Why Choose Dr. Eric Batterton, DDS?

Experienced Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Eric Batterton is brings years of experience in pediatric dentistry and a genuine passion for helping children achieve optimal oral health. He received an advanced education from Ohio State University College of Dentistry, and his experience in his pediatric dental practice speaks to his expertise.

Advanced Technology

Our practice boasts state-of-the-art dental technology for improved treatment accuracy and efficiency. Digital X-rays and minimally invasive techniques provide superior care.

Personalized Care Plans

Every child is unique, and so are their great dental care needs. We develop individualized care plans for the most appropriate and effective treatments for the transition from baby teeth to permanent teeth.

Pediatric Dental Process

Initial Consultation

The first visit includes a thorough examination and discussion of your child’s dental history and concerns.

Customized Treatment Plan

Based on the assessment, we create a personalized treatment plan focused on preventive care and necessary treatments.

Routine Check-Ups

Regular visits monitor your child’s oral health, provide cleanings, and apply preventive treatments.

Ongoing Education

We educate both you and your child on best practices for maintaining a healthy smile, adjusting advice as your child grows.

Emergency Pediatric Dental Care

When dental emergencies strike, we’re here. Toothaches, broken teeth, knocked-out baby teeth!—our team handles it all. Swift, expert care minimizes pain and fixes problems fast. Your child receives immediate attention, restoring their smile and comfort. Count on us when urgent dental care is needed.

Fun Dental Visits That Kids Love

Our goal: make dental visits something kids look forward to. Every child’s dental visit includes fun and interactive elements. From vibrant decor to playful dental tools, each step engages and entertains. We’ve got games, prizes, and a team that loves to see kids smile. Dental care becomes a joyful adventure.

Schedule Your Child’s Appointment Today

Your child’s dental health tops our list. At Dr. Eric Batterton, DDS, we commit to exceptional pediatric dental care in a friendly, nurturing environment. You can also ask about our cosmetic dentistry and general dentistry offerings. Schedule your appointment today and keep your child’s smile bright and healthy for years.

Frequently Asked Questions

We recommend scheduling your visit to your children’s dentist by their first birthday or when their first tooth appears. Early visits help establish a routine of quality dental care and allow us to monitor their oral development from the start. This paves the way for a full and healthy set of adult teeth.

Creating a positive dental experience begins at home. Talk to your child about the dentist’s office in a friendly manner, read books about dental visits, and practice at-home dental care. Our team of pediatric dentists is skilled at making visits fun and stress-free, taking care to use child-friendly language and techniques for healthy smiles for life.

Yes, dental X-rays are safe for children. We use the latest digital X-ray technology that pediatric dentistry recommends, which minimizes radiation exposure. X-rays are crucial for diagnosing issues that aren’t visible during a standard exam, helping us provide the best care for your child’s teeth and gums.