Everyone needs dental care. If your child has special needs, Dr. Neelon Patel is here to help. As a mother of 2, she understands how hard it can be to get the care you need for your child, especially if they have special needs. We provide expert care in a comfortable, safe, environment. No matter the challenges you and your child are facing, our team is here to help, and will keep their teeth and gums healthy and strong.
Dr. Neelon Patel will review and discuss your child’s medical history, medications they're taking, and any concerns that you my have.
At your child’s exam, we will take steps to make sure they're comfortable. Dr. Neelon Patel and our team will clean their teeth thoroughly, take x-rays, and perform an oral exam. Dr. Neelon Patel will develop a personalized treatment plan for your little one to keep their mouth healthy.
At your Naperville pediatric dentist, we provide general anesthesia in a hospital environment. Your child will be sedated under the eye of a trained anesthesiologist, who will calculate the proper dosage and monitor their vital signs throughout the entire procedure. You can rest easy knowing your little one is in good hands.
Dr. Neelon Patel will meet with you to discuss your child’s medical history and conditions, and make sure she has a full understanding of the challenges facing their oral health and overall health.
We can offer special appointment times for patients with special needs, when our office will be less crowded and your child may feel more comfortable.
It’s important for parents and caregivers to understand how they can keep their child’s teeth healthy at home, so Dr. Neelon Patel will work with you to help develop a personalized treatment plan for your child.
Some kids with special needs may be more likely to develop cavities or gum disease. If that’s the case, we may recommend more frequent cleanings and oral exams, along with preventive care like fluoride treatments and dental sealants.