Dr. Albert Evans and his team provide special needs dentistry in Cottonwood Heights, Utah. We are committed to helping each patient we meet receive the quality dental care they need and deserve. We welcome you to contact us at 801-562-8700 to learn more about special needs dentistry and to schedule an appointment with our experienced and caring dentist.
Individuals with special needs are often at greater risk for tooth decay and dental disease and in many cases require specific services and additional care in order to maintain good oral health. Our office is committed to helping patients with special needs receive the quality care they need in a compassionate, comfortable environment where they can feel safe.
Special needs dentistry is designed to help patients who face physical or mental limitations or other challenges enjoy good overall health. Some of these conditions may include:
- Autism spectrum disorders
- Cardiac or lung issues, etc.
- Cerebral Palsy
- Developmental delays
- Down syndrome
- Multiple sclerosis
Our dentist and team work with both the patient and the primary caregiver to create an individualized treatment plan based on the patient’s needs and his or her ability to tolerate treatment. We take the time to explain procedures and address the concerns of both the patient and the primary caregiver. We also make sure that the patient feels comfortable. We will happily modify treatments to accommodate specific situations and needs.
Pediatric dentistry combines a number of aspects of dental care to treat infants and children and may include patients up to the age of 21. Pediatric dentistry involves treating children with special health care needs, modifying a child’s behavior, monitoring their orofacial development, preventing tooth decay and other issues as well as the use of medication, sedation and hospital dentistry to create healthy and functioning smiles. A child’s dental needs change throughout their life and we suggest that you bring your child in for regular appointments with our dentist, Dr. Albert Evans. Please call Albert L. Evans, D.D.S., P.C. at 801-562-8700 to plan your child’s visit. You can also explore the links below to learn more about our options for pediatric dentistry in Cottonwood Heights, Utah.
If you are the primary caregiver for an adult or child with special needs, we invite you to speak with us about your options for personalized dental care. Please call our office to learn more about special needs dentistry and to make an appointment with our dentist.