Prepping for Your Child’s First Visit

Learn what a first visit with your pediatric dentist in the Covington, WA area will be like

Dr. Nick Raklios, your Pediatric dentist in the Covington, WA area, with his wife and young daughter.

WE ARE PARENTS TOO

As parents, sometimes we get overly concerned about introducing our young ones to new experiences.

The team at Cascadia’s Kent & Maple Valley Kids Dentistry locations are specialists at making going to the dentist easy for the whole family.

The AAPD advises having your child’s first dental appointment by the age of one (1). Even if you are past that stage and well into the toddler or teenage years, it’s never too late to start your children on a healthy path.

Meet your Pediatric dentist in the Covington, WA area Dr. Nick Raklios.

WE ARE PARENTS TOO

As parents, sometimes we get overly concerned about introducing our young ones to new experiences.

The team at Cascadia’s Kent & Maple Valley Kid’s Dentistry locations are specialists at making going to the dentist easy for the whole family.

The AAPD advises having your child’s first dental appointment by the age of one (1). Even if you are past that stage and well into the toddler or teenage years, it’s never too late to start your children on a healthy path.

Better Care from Infancy to Adolescence

From diapers to learning how to drive, our team will help guide your children to a healthy smile and sense of self.

Infant Care
Infant Care

Your baby’s first visit to the dentist by age one is all about education and prevention of cavities. Our team will provide you and your baby all the necessary tools to ensure a healthy smile for years to come.

Pediatric Care
Toddler Care
Toddler Care

Toddlers understand a lot more than we give them credit for. If their first visit is around ages 2-7, our dental family will make sure they view dentistry as fun and routine, rather than scary and burdensome.

What if they are afraid?
Pre to Adolescent Care
Pre to Adolescent Care

A healthy smile is especially important for children ages 8-18. From their very first visit, we'll take steps to achieve their best smile, giving them confidence to face any challenges ahead.

FAQs

K.B., Says:

“Dr. Nick has always made my children feel safe, comfortable and excited to see the dentist. We feel so lucky to have found him!”

A young girl playing outside in a park.

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR CHILD'S FIRST VISIT

  • Easy medical, dental & insurance forms to download and fill out before your visit.

  • Soft chairs, relaxing music, Tv’s above every chair, and healthy snacks to help both parent and kiddos relax.

  • Parents get a tour of the office.

  • You can always accompany your child during treatment.

Meet your Maple Valley and Kent pediatric dentist Dr. Nick Raklios.

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR CHILD'S FIRST VISIT

  • A quick phone call before your appointment to check in and get to know your kid’s new dentist in Maple Valley and Kent.

  • Soft chairs, relaxing music, Netflix loaded iPads, and healthy snacks to help both parent and kiddos relax.

  • You can always accompany your child during treatment.

Empower Your Children

Your Kent and Maple Valley Kids dentists do more than just fix teeth. We design treatment plans according to their age to teach your children to prevent problems, handle difficult situations confidently, and make Mom and Dad proud.

Leaf from the Cascadia Kids Dentistry logo.

Give them that choice.