Division of Pediatric Dentistry

The Division of Pediatric Dentistry provides comprehensive preventive, restorative and oral maxillofacial surgical procedures for healthy as well as medically compromised and handicapped children. Limited orthodontic, in addition to orthognathic (surgical orthodontic), services also are provided.

Referral Requirements

Some insurance companies may require a referral from their PCP, primary dentists, or others to Children's Hospital specialty services. Referrals for patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans also may require authorization from the insurance provider and primary care physician. All necessary referral and authorization forms must be received before the patient’s visit. For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call the office number listed.

In the News

Many Children Are Overdoing It on the Toothpaste, C.D.C. Study Says
New York Times (2/3/2019)

Additional Resources



  • Dental Services

    UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
    4401 Penn Ave.
    Floor 3
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224
  • Children's Pediatric Dental - Hampton

    4290 William Flinn Hwy.
    Allison Park, PA 15101
  • Children's North

    2599 Wexford Bayne Rd.
    Sewickley, PA 15143