Favorite Dentists for Kids, GR Parents Say
No one likes going to the dentist… except maybe the kids that see the dentists on this list! We polled our GRKIDS reader family for their favorite dentists, and lots of people chimed in.
Apparently going to the dentist isn’t that bad if you find the right practitioner!
If you’re new to Grand Rapids or find yourself needing a new medical professional, check out our comprehensive Top Family Care Providers list. See the number-one-voted care providers for several categories, and lists of excellent runners-up.
Every name in the guide received significant votes from our readers. Any sponsors you see were first voted in by our readers, and then were invited to offer more information on their practice.
Dentists for Families in Grand Rapids
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends that children start seeing a dentist around the age of one. Visiting the dentist does not have to be intimidating, especially when you know the dentist is well-loved and trusted by local families. Check out our readers’ favorite dentists for kids below.
Voted Top Dentist for Kids
Dr. Agata Lefere at Grandville Pediatric Dentistry
1 – Lefere, Dr. Agata (Grandville Pediatric Dentistry)
2 – Dr. Brett (Kingma Pediatric Dentistry)
3 – Massie, Dr. Jessica (Valleau, VanDeven and Massie, DDS)
4 – O’Callaghan, Dr. Daniel (Gaines Pediatric Dentistry)
5 – Valleau, Dr. Aimee (Valleau, VanDeven and Massie, DDS)
6 – Hoekwater, Dr. Jamie (Hoekwater Family Dentistry)
7 – (TIE) Bishop, Dr. Larissa (Grandville Dental Health Center)
(TIE) DeYoung, Dr. Amy (Dr. Amy DeYoung Pediatric Dentistry)
(TIE) Desai, Dr. Sunil (Alpine Ridge Dental)
10 – (TIE) McCone, Dr. Meggan (Growing Smiles Pediatric Dentistry)
(TIE) Rashewsky, Dr. Stephanie (Norman Family Dentistry)