Understanding Certifications

Dentistry for Kids dentists are members of the American Dental Association and the Pennsylvania Dental Association.

What makes Dentistry for Kids Pittsburgh one of the best pediatric dental practices in the country? It starts with a team of experienced dentists who specialize in preventive and therapeutic oral health care for children, are highly trained in comprehensive techniques and child behavior management AND who love working with children.

Board Certified, Board Qualified

All of the DFK Dentists are either Board Certified or Board Qualified. 

Dentists who have obtained their ABPD Certification voluntarily maintain the highest standards of excellence in children’s oral health care.

The certification represents a dentist who has successfully completed a Written Qualifying Exam ad an Oral Clinical Exam, achieving the highest level of accredited training and validating his/her knowledge and skills.

Certified pediatric dentists must renew their status annually. Selecting a dentist who is ABPD Certified or Eligible ensures the highest standard of pediatric dental care for your child.