Welcome and thank you for coming!
If you have a cough, cold, flu, fever, shortness of breath, traveled in the past 14 days or had a potential COVID-19 exposure we may need to reschedule your appointment. If you or your child are experiencing any of these symptoms, please call our office at (860) 388-0142 prior to your appointment to reschedule. Thank you.
Our staff are especially aware of the vigilance needed due to the pandemic and are constantly working to ensure your safety and ours. We monitor professional recommendation’s regularly to insure that our treatment methods are accurate. Please note that the office will look different when you visit.
First off, we ask that you stay in your car and call us at (860) 388-0142 when you arrive. A staff member will come out to check temperature and screen for virus exposure. We may reschedule your appointment. Only patients and one caregiver will be allowed in the office. At the most only one other family will be in the office while you are here. We ask that your wear a mask at all times. Please maintain social distancing. Please only bring in the items that are necessary for the appointment and no additional items.
Toys and magazines have been removed from the waiting area.
Our staff will be wearing masks as well as face shields when needed. As always, care givers are welcomed and encouraged in the treatment rooms.
What you may not notice, is that we are allowing more time between patients to allow for deep cleaning. In addition, we have air purification 24/7 in our office.
We appreciate your questions and support always, but especially during these trying times. We truly enjoy working with children and look forward to your visit!
Thank you for your understanding,
Dr. Edmonstone and staff
Welcome from Robert L. Edmonstone D.D.S. Pediatric Dentistry! Our dedicated team is proud to be treating the smiles of infants through young adults, as well as special needs of all ages. We provide a full range of routine and complex dental procedures in a child friendly environment. As a board-certified pediatric dentist, Dr. Edmonstone focuses on preventive care and education to help each child grow a healthy smile that will last a lifetime.
Why Choose our Office?
For the same reasons that you take your child to see a pediatrician, children benefit from seeing a pediatric dentist who specializes in handling their specific needs. Our experienced staff is uniquely trained and committed to providing the highest quality care for your child. Dr. Edmonstone, a pediatric dentist completed an additional three years of intensive training after completing his dental school program, which combines clinical instruction along with a deepened knowledge of children and their needs. This specialized training allows for your child’s smile to be cared for – from their first tooth eruption through young adulthood.
Our office serves infants, children, teens and persons with special health care needs in Southeastern Connecticut Shoreline and surrounding areas. We offer emergency Dental services and can be reached on our main line at (860) 388-0142. When calling, you will be redirected to reach the Dentist, if you are calling after hours. We accept all major dental insurances including: Husky A,B,C and D, United Concordia, Cigna PPO and DHMO, Delta NJ PPO & Premier, Anthem BC/BS and most other major dental insurance.
We believe that oral health is vital to total body health and encourage parents to begin preventive dental visits by a child’s first birthday. Please call our office at (860) 388-0142 if you have any questions about scheduling, or insurance or would like to set-up an appointment for a visit!