Dental appointments can bring out fear and anxiety, even for adults. That is why choosing a family-friendly dental clinic for you and your children can ease the anxiety greatly. It will make the experience more pleasant for the little ones and who knows, they might even look forward to the next trip to the dentist!
In a large city like Jakarta, finding the right dental clinic might seem like looking for a needle in a haystack. However, don’t worry! Little Steps has done the research and made you a list of the best kid-friendly dental clinics Jakarta has to offer.
This dental office in the South Jakarta area is sparkling clean and organized. Dr. Melinda, the owner, is a certified Invisalign provider. For children, she offers high-quality soft trainers to correct alignments and bites. These trainers are much more affordable and gentle for little jaws compared to traditional braces. Even though the clinic doesn’t provide toys or play areas, the appointments are made so that they start promptly without a long waiting time. Dr. Melinda is very good with kids, she can explain things to children about teeth so the kids love her. She also has a small camera that can show the kids their own teeth in detail so they leave the clinic not only with clean teeth but also new knowledge every time. For longer treatments, kids and adults can watch a movie on the monitor for distraction.
Dentalign, Hang Lekir No. 06, Jakarta Selatan, 021-52-911-911, +62 899 1 911 911, linktr.ee/dentalign,
Kidz Dental in Puri Indah, West Jakarta area was designed with the little ones in mind. Several dentists practice at the clinic. The waiting area boasts a playground, complete with toys and books. Waiting for your turn doesn’t seem too long anymore with such entertainment! At the clinic, there are four different treatment rooms available. Each of the treatment rooms has its own themes: Safari, Sea World, Rio, and Flower Garden. Before starting, your child can choose a DVD to watch during the treatment. It works well as a distraction and reduces their fear.
Part of the Kidz Dental group, Kidz Dental Siloam Kebon Jeruk is also located in West Jakarta, inside Siloam Kebon Jeruk Hospital’s pediatric polyclinic to be exact. They provide dental services for children from 1 to 16 years old, and they also have the expertise to provide services for children with special needs. As part of Siloam Hospitals, it is very easy to claim insurance for the services. The clinic is open Monday to Saturday 9:00 am to 8:00 pm.
Kidz Dental Siloam Kebon Jeruk, +62 888 8021 657, kidzdental.co.id/location/shkj
The dental clinic at RSIA Kemang Medical Care offers dental services for kids and adults. Located in the South Jakarta area they have professional and experienced pediatric dentists, friendly and skillful assistants, and are supported by the latest technology. The interiors are designed with kids in mind to make children more comfortable during their visit.
Kemang Medical Care, Jl.Ampera Raya No.34 Jakarta 12550, +62 21275 45454, www.rsiakemang.id
Dental Specialist Clinic is the newly redesigned and renovated dental polyclinic at RSPI Pondok Indah. The new clinic boasts a more comfortable atmosphere than before and is equipped with the latest digital equipment. They pay close attention to infection control principles and follow very strict sterilization and disinfecting guidelines for all equipment and instruments. This clinic can be found at RSPI Pondok Indah B1 level.
Dental Specialist Clinic at RSPI Pondok Indah, (62-21) 765 7525 Ext. 1300/1312, www.rspondokindah.co.id