A St. Joseph dentist has earned the very best certification from the the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. St. Joseph Dentistry is congratulating Dr. Matthew Bernard and tells us extra:
Dr. Matthew Bernard, DMD, and the whole staff at St. Joseph Dentistry, are enthusiastic about his most up-to-date achievement – Board Certification by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. The designation is the very best stage of certification attainable by a Pediatric Dentist. Dr. Bernard is the one Board Licensed Pediatric Dentist in southwest Michigan. He’s seeing sufferers in St. Joseph Dentistry’s lately accomplished pediatric wing, positioned at 3386 Niles Street in St. Joseph, Michigan.
“Being a Diplomate of The American Board of Pediatric Dentistry is my greatest skilled accomplishment, and I couldn’t be extra proud,” mentioned Dr. Bernard. “It exemplifies my drive to ship the very best high quality of affected person care and my want to be a lifelong learner. At St. Joseph Dentistry, we provide distinctive care in a enjoyable, calm, and caring surroundings. We perceive dental remedy will be scary to youngsters, so we strategy our sufferers with kindness explaining the method each step of the way in which. Households come to us with considerations and, collectively, we assemble a plan on how finest to ship that care in a manner that matches their values.”
Dr. Bernard’s Pediatric Dentistry expertise started at Marquette College in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the place he obtained his undergraduate diploma in Biomedical Sciences. He went on to finish his Physician of Dental Drugs diploma from the College of Illinois at Chicago School of Dentistry. Dr. Bernard accomplished his Pediatric Dental Residency on the Youngsters’s Nationwide Medical Heart in Washington, DC, the place he centered on complete care of medically advanced youngsters, dental rehabilitation, and oral sedation.
St. Joseph Dentistry proprietor, and dentist, Charles Howenstine, DDS, was excited to convey a specialist like Dr. Bernard to southwest Michigan.
“It’s so vital to have a useful resource like this out there for space households,” mentioned Dr. Howenstine. “Most individuals have a Pediatrician for his or her little one, however, till now, not everybody had entry to a Pediatric Dentist. Like a Pediatrician, a Pediatric Dentist specializes within the oral well being of youngsters. We wished to offer mother and father the choice to remain near dwelling, and belief that their little one is being cared for by a dentist who is aware of what’s finest for his younger sufferers as a result of he works completely with youngsters.”
Dr. Bernard has devoted his time and companies volunteering in Guatemala offering preventative, restorative, and oral surgical procedure companies to the kids of Easter Seals as a part of their UIC Particular Wants Outreach program. Along with his ABPD board certification, Dr. Bernard is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He’s seeing sufferers in St. Joseph Dentistry’s newly constructed Pediatric division. The growth challenge almost doubled the area on the dental apply, and consists of: a brand new centralized affected person ready room with designated children’ play space, 15 new remedy rooms, centralized sterilization room, and extra restrooms.
Dr. Bernard joins Charles Howenstine, DDS, Theresa Burt, DDS, Shreya Jha, DDS, and their devoted and caring workers in providing a wide-variety of high-quality, compassionate dentistry companies for residents of St. Joseph, Stevensville, Benton Harbor, and all of Southwest Michigan. From normal dentistry companies, comparable to dental cleanings and exams, to extra advanced beauty dentistry procedures, the workers at St. Joseph Dentistry is right here to assist meet the wants of sufferers of all ages.
St. Joseph Dentistry Pediatric Providers embody:
● Dental X-rays
● Fluoride Dental Varnish
● Pediatric Dental Exams
● Sedation Dentistry
● Silver and White Crowns
● House Maintainers
Referrals should not required to see Dr. Bernard. To schedule your little one’s appointment, name (269) 281-8080, or go to: https://stjosephdentistry.net/peds/.