Dr. Sloan and Dr. Jacobsen are happy to treat all different kinds of smiles with comprehensive, preventive, and therapeutic dental care. In fact, they are happy to provide this excellent care to those who have special healthcare needs. We believe this is an important aspect of the specialty of pediatric dentistry. Dr. Sloan and Dr. Jacobsen seek to ensure maximum health for all, regardless of developmental disabilities or other healthcare issues.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and Dr. Sloan define special healthcare needs as: any physical, developmental, mental, sensory, behavioral, cognitive, or emotional impairment or limiting condition that requires medical management, healthcare intervention, and/or use of specialized services or programs. No matter your child’s situation, Dr. Sloan is happy to provide guidance and treatment as well as raise awareness of his or her special dental care needs.
When you bring your child into South Hills Dental Specialists for treatment, there is no need to worry or stress. Dr. Sloan and Dr. Jacbosen have the knowledge and additional training as well as the awareness, attention, adaptation, and accommodative measures needed to give your child the healthy and beautiful smile of their dreams.
It is our goal to create a dental home for your child where treatment can be delivered safely and ideal dental health can be achieved. If you have any questions about special needs dentistry in Riverton, Utah, or if you would like to schedule an appointment for your child, please call our office at 385-210-1111 at your earliest convenience. We also treat children from Herriman and Bluffdale and we look forward to caring for your child!