Kids thrive when they are having fun. At First Step Dental, we believe that the best dental care comes with a healthy dose of fun. That's why our state-of-the-art facilities have been specially designed with children in mind. When children enjoy their dental visits, they like to come back. That makes it easier on parents too.
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What you will love about our practice

Inside our kid-friendly offices, you'll find caring and compassionate staff members who specialize in children's dentistry. We take extra care to be gentle with your child while providing the highest quality dentistry. When parents entrust us with their child's care, they can rest assured that we are using the latest and safest dental techniques. Parents know we are caring for their most precious possession: their child.

Why We're Different

First Step Dental is simply a kid-centered dental office like no other, and the first choice for your child.

We are dedicated to making your child’s dental visits as fun and enjoyable as possible. We’re also committed to providing the highest quality care, and we’re experts at making dental visits a convenient and stress-free experience for parents.

We have proudly served families in the Central Valley for more than 30 years. We’ve created a friendly environment in three state-of-the-art locations and offer a full range of safe pediatric dental services, including sedation dentistry for young patients with special needs and those who may be apprehensive.

Comprehensive Pediatric Dentistry in Merced and Turlock, CA

Our wide range of dental services and technologies makes it possible for your every oral health need to be met under one roof. From basic preventive cleanings and sealants to dental implants and sleep apnea treatment, we are always expanding and improving on what we can do to best improve your health and your smile. We are ready and able to treat your whole family!

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