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About Rio Grande Childrens Dentistry and Orthodontics

We are committed to providing a positive experience for your child and building a foundation for healthy oral habits for life!

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Our Location

Our modern, fun décor office is equipped with the latest dental technology. Designed with children in mind, our bright office and in-chair HDTVs will keep them busy and comfortable before and during treatment. Our spacious hygiene area is comfortable and open and our treatment rooms provide privacy when needed for more involved procedures. Our offices are designed to entertain the young ones, yet does not exclude the comfort of teens.

Our Office

Our Services

Thousands of people have come to trust the friendly and honest approach of the Rio Grande Children’s Dentistry and Orthodontics along with the easy appointment scheduling, flexible payment plans and convenient office location.

Pediatric Dentistry

Pediatric dentists are specialists in treating the oral health needs of infants and children through adolescence, including those with special health needs.

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Preventative Procedures

Preventive dental care means practicing good oral hygiene at home and scheduling regular checkups with your dentist.

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Restorative Procedures

A crown is a “cap” cemented onto an existing tooth. This restorative procedure can improve the shape or strength of a tooth.

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Frenectomies

A frenectomy removes the connective tissue membrane between the two front teeth and is a very simple surgery.

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Special Needs Dentistry

We provide comprehensive preventive and therapeutic dental care to patients who have special healthcare needs.

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Sedation Dentistry

Sedation is most commonly used during extensive procedures or for patients with dental phobia or who find it difficult to sit still.

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Orthodontics

An orthodontist is a doctor who specializes in realigning the jaw, teeth or bite patterns of a patient.

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Early Treatment for Children

Early dental treatment can help prevent problems from impacting a child’s health, well-being, self-image and overall achievement.

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Adolescent Treatment

Pediatric dentistry treats the oral health needs of adolescents. Adolescence is often the time when orthodontics should be considered.

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Adult Treatment

In addition to treating children and adolescents, we can also treat adults at most of our locations.

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Oral Surgery

The need for oral surgery arises as a result of certain diseases or injuries.

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Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth are the last four teeth to emerge at the back of the mouth. Often these teeth need to be removed.

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Digital X-Rays

Digital X-rays can reduce your child’s exposure to radiation by up to 80% compared with traditional X-rays!

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Emergency Services

If you need urgent treatment after hours, you can call our emergency number to get immediate help.

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After Hours Emergency Services

If you need urgent treatment after hours, you can call our emergency number. We are always here to assist when your child’s dental health is at risk.

505.934.1502

Our Doctors

Rio Grande Children’s Dentistry and Orthodontics has pediatric dental specialists and orthodontists on staff overseeing our dental operations. Our children’s dentists work with children aged nine months to 18 years, and with special needs patients up to 26 years. No matter how minor or serious your child’s needs are, we have the knowledge and technology upon which you can rely.

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Why Choose Rio Grande

Our patients love us, here’s why!

Medicaid Accepting most insurance + Medicaid
Safe sedation options
Bilingual team members
Kid-friendly experience
Same day braces
Certified Orthodontists
"The staff listens to my concerns and makes sure to answer each question I have. They make my daughter feel very comfortable. She is 12 and still gets nervous to go to the dentist. The whole staff is amazing!"
Tawnya
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"I drive an hour from Albuquerque twice a year to take my kids to the dentistry they love the most. I have not been able to find any other kid's dentistry as good as this one! If you are looking for a 5-star kids dentist with 5-star service, give Rio Grande Children's Dentistry a shot. You won't regret it!
Eanika
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"I absolutely love this place! I was able to check on my 16-year-old, 14-year-old, and 5-year-old as they did their cleanings and x-rays. They were fast, friendly, professional, and very polite!"
Crystal
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