SAN JOSE, Calif., April 3, 2018 – Western Dental & Orthodontics, one of the nation’s leaders in accessible, affordable oral healthcare and the leading orthodontics provider in the country, today announced it has expanded its Children’s Dental Center office in San Jose to include a state-of-the-art orthodontics treatment area.
Children’s Dental Center is a dedicated pediatric office that joined the Western Dental family last year along with other offices operating under the Children’s Dental Center and Children’s Dental Group names. Western Dental cares for children – along with teens and adults – at all of its 240 affiliated offices including in 24 dedicated pediatric offices in California.
The orthodontic expansion at Children’s Dental Center adds capacity for the company’s board-certified orthodontists to diagnose and treat patients, and includes new technology such as a panoramic digital imaging x-ray. Children’s Dental Center continues to maintain its full-service dedicated pediatric dental practice with state-of-the art digital equipment and an experienced bilingual staff.
“We’re excited to add the same access to quality orthodontics for our pediatric patients in San Jose as we provide throughout Western Dental,” said Dr. Corina Ramirez, Clinical Director of Pediatric Dentistry. “This is part of our approach to providing a Dental Home for our patients and meeting all their dental needs.”
In addition to accepting uninsured and privately insured patients, Western Dental welcomes patients covered by the Medi-Cal Dental program (known as Denti-Cal) at this Children’s Dental Center location and all 191 California offices.
“Our parents and patients are very pleased to see the new orthodontics wing,” said Dr. Tracy Filler, Managing Dentist at Children’s Dental Center in San Jose. “We’ve been looking forward to this improvement and expansion.”
The office is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.