The Department of Pediatric Dentistry provides dental care to children and adolescents up to 21 years of age with special attention to patients with special health care needs on a referral basis.
Patient care is provided in several different clinics. All treatment locations participate in student and resident training and fees are adjusted according to the type of provider and payment plan. A limited number of emergency appointments are available.
About Our Location
The newly renovated Robert E. Primosch Clinical Education Center includes 11 private operatories, a four-chair open bay, two radiology rooms, a simulation station with two pediatric dental simulators, and two sedation suites and a recovery room for patients who need extensive dental work done or who have high anxiety or other issues with dental treatment.
Frequently Asked Questions
Parents often have many concerns about proper oral health care for their children. The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry has developed a website called Pediatric Oral Health Information for Parents that will answer many of your questions.
- Raenie Lynn Alim
- Lindsey B Borgner
- Jessica Marie Sanchez
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Reduced-Fee Dental Care
UF College of Dentistry students and faculty participate in programs such as the We Care Physicians Network (352-334-7926).Such programs provide limited services for qualified individuals that may be reduced in fees.
To obtain a copy of your medical records from Pediatric Dental Center, please contact 352-273-7643, 1-800-633-3953 ext 3.
Pay your bill
If you have questions or wish to pay in person, please consult our billing section.
We accept Assurant and the Eagles dental plan now offered to UF and Shands employees. If you have different dental insurance that can be used with any provider, you will pay us at the time of service and file with your insurance company for reimbursement. We can help you with that.
Insurance acceptance varies between physicians and locations and is subject to change. To confirm that a specific physician will accept your insurance, please contact the practice using the telephone numbers listed at the top of the page. A representative will be happy to assist you.
UF Health is tobacco-free
Help us maintain our strong commitment to patients and to promoting good health in our communities: please don't smoke, chew tobacco or use electronic cigarettes on UF Health-owned or -operated properties. Thank you.