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Specializing in dentistry for infants, children & adolescents.

Pediatric Dentist of the Capital Region

At Where Smiles Grow Pediatric Dentistry, we strive for every patient family to have the best possible dental experience. Our office has a fun and comfortable atmosphere to help kids relax and enjoy their time with us!

2022 Best Of Winner LogoWe are proud winners of the 2021 and 2022 Times-Union’s “Best of the Capital Region” award for Best Dentist as well as the Daily Gazette’s 2021 Best Pediatric Dentist!

For more than 3 decades, we have specialized in the dental care of infants, children, and adolescents in New York’s Capital Region. We are honored to see families from all over the region. Such as Albany, Schenectady, Troy, Glenmont, Ravena, Coxsackie, Clifton Park, Valatie, and beyond at our state-of-the-art offices in Latham, Delmar, and Schodack.


Where Smiles Grow has three convenient locations where we provide the kind of exceptional pediatric dental care that our patient families have come to trust. From personalized strategies for helping kids feel comfortable during their visits, to advanced cavity prevention techniques and top-notch dental treatments. We are committed to providing excellence in pediatric dental care at our offices in Delmar, Latham and Schodack!
Schedule your appointment at Where Smiles Grow today! Give us a call at 518-785-3911 or request an appointment online today.


Regular dental checkups are important to ensure a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums for your child. It’s important to bring your child to the pediatric dentist before their first birthday or within six months of their first tooth erupting. At Where Smiles Grow Pediatric Dentistry, our pediatric dentists are here to provide infants, children, and adolescents with:

Our dentists are recipients of the Outstanding Providers Award from the Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region, and we’re the only pediatric dentist practice on the Albany Medical Center Cleft & Craniofacial Center team, which is the only accredited Cleft and Craniofacial team for 100 miles around. We have the experience needed to handle routine checkups and advanced cases alike.


Our team is comprised of a highly trained group of pediatric dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, and business specialists. We are completely committed to making sure all of our patients and their families feel right at home from the time they walk in the door at Where Smiles Grow Pediatric Dentistry!

To make an appointment with our pediatric dentists in Latham, Delmar, and Schodack, fill out our contact form or give us a call at 518-785-3911.


“Both of my children have gone there since they were babies. We LOVE the staff, and the service is amazing! They are supportive and encouraging and take care of the kids as if they were their own. I recommend this practice to ALL my friends!” – Bernadette B.

“My two children have always had a great experience every visit. The hygienists are friendly and knowledgeable. The kids love all the tricks they use to clean their teeth. The dentists are thorough and can explain the procedures and the work to both the kids and the parents in a way that everyone understands!” – Mary Beth M.

“My four kids have been going to Where Smiles Grow for 10+ years. Everybody is so friendly, we never have to wait, and my children have received top-notch care.  I could never have imagined my kids actually enjoying visits to the dentist but they really do.” – Michelle F.