Embracing Smiles with Our Washington DC Kids Dentistry

Where Pediatric Dentistry Meets Love & Care

Welcome to Ivy City Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, where we celebrate each smile, each milestone, and each child. We understand that choosing the right dental practice for your child is an essential decision, and we take pride in our specialized approach to kids' dentistry. Dr. Jarrett Caldwell, who is dual-board certified in pediatric dentistry and orthodontics, has dedicated his practice to nurturing beautiful, healthy smiles in a comforting environment.

Why Choose Pediatric Dentistry? A Child-Centered Universe of Care

Pediatric dentistry isn't merely a branch of dentistry; it's an art form lovingly crafted to resonate with the hearts and smiles of children. Unlike general family dentistry, pediatric dentistry is a realm that goes beyond the teeth—it reaches into the very essence of childhood. Driven by specialized training, unparalleled expertise, and a passion for youthful grins, pediatric dentists are not just healthcare providers; they are guardians of your child's dental journey.

From the moment the first tooth peeks through, to the turbulent teens, the world of pediatric dentistry molds itself to the contours of your child's unique needs and personality. It's not just about fillings, cleanings, or braces; it's about nurturing a relationship with dental health that's filled with trust, comfort, and joy. Here at Ivy City, we embrace this philosophy wholeheartedly, providing individualized care that grows, evolves, and blossoms with your child.

Choosing pediatric dentistry is choosing a pathway filled with specialized care, understanding, and a commitment to making every dental visit a cherished memory. It's where science meets love, and expertise becomes compassion. It's where your child's smile finds its home.

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Comprehensive Care for Every Stage

Infants and Toddlers

Caring for the tiniest of smiles requires a gentle touch and expert knowledge. From teething concerns to the first dental check-up, we offer services that support the early stages of oral development, paving the way for a lifetime of healthy teeth.


As children grow, their dental needs change. We address these transitions by offering preventive treatments, addressing alignment issues, and fostering a positive relationship with dental care. Our pre-teen services are designed to create a foundation for a confident, bright smile.


Teen years bring about significant changes, and dental care is no exception. Whether it's managing wisdom teeth, exploring orthodontic options, or maintaining oral hygiene, our teen-focused services cater to the unique challenges and opportunities of this exciting phase.

One Roof, Multiple Specialties

Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

At Ivy City, we take pride in offering comprehensive dental care that extends beyond the regular check-ups. Dr. Caldwell's dual certification means that when your child is ready for orthodontic treatment, there's no need to search for another specialist. The familiar environment, staff, and doctor make the transition seamless, ensuring that orthodontic care is integrated into your child's overall dental journey.

Your Child's Smile Journey Starts Here

Your child's smile is our passion, and at Ivy City Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, we are committed to delivering exceptional care at every stage of their dental journey. Whether you're looking for specialized dental care for infants, pre-teens, or teens, or exploring orthodontic options, our practice offers a comprehensive solution.

For specialized pediatric dental care, please schedule an appointment to experience our personalized approach. If your child is ready for orthodontic treatment, don't hesitate to schedule a free orthodontic consultation. Embrace the unique advantage of having both dental and orthodontic care under one roof, with the same trusted doctor. Let us be part of your child's smile story.