From your child’s first tooth to their high school graduation, our pediatric dentists and team are here to help them enjoy a healthy smile through personalized dental care. Our goals are to ensure that your child has a positive dental experience from their very first visit. We strive to provide a positive experience for your child. Give us a call today to schedule your appointment and learn more about pediatric dentistry in Manchester, Connecticut!
Serving Manchester, Connecticut, & Surrounding Areas
Meet Our Dedicated Pediatric Specialists
Dr. Glenn Koehler
Dr. Glenn Koehler is a Board Certified pediatric dentist who has been in practice for over 30 years. He attended the Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine for his dental degree, and he completed post-graduate training in orthodontics as well as specialty training in pediatric dentistry to ensure that he could provide children with the highest quality of care. Call today to make your child’s appointment with Dr. Koehler!meet the team
Dr. Sharon Soria
Dr. Sharon Soria is a Board Certified pediatric dentist who completed her dental degree at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine in 2004. She completed specialty training in pediatric dentistry from the University of Connecticut and the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, where she holds privileges and performs hospital dentistry. She is committed to helping children achieve and maintain healthy smiles.meet the team
Dr. Pradeepa Padmanabhan
Dr. Pradeepa Padmanabhan achieved her dental degree at the Vokkaligara Sangha Dental College and Hospital in Bangalore, India. After moving to the U.S., she obtained a residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry and eventually completed a two-year residency program in pediatric dentistry at the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. She performs hospital dentistry at the medical center and has completed additional training in orthodontics.meet the team
Dr. Jason Raney
Dr. Jason Raney is a Board Certified orthodontist. He completed his dental degree at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine in 2003 and received his specialty training in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in 2005. He stays current with the latest treatment techniques and technologies to ensure that each child he meets will receive the highest quality of care possible.meet the team
Dr. Dante Paolino
Dr. Dante Paolino is a triple graduate of the University of Connecticut, having received his Bachelor of Science degree, Doctor of Dental Medicine degree and pediatric dentistry certification at our state’s flagship university. He also completed a year of general dentistry training providing treatment to children and adults undergoing chemotherapy, radiation therapy and bone marrow transplants, and he has participated in an outreach mission providing dental treatments to underserved children in Ecuador.meet the team
Just a Few of Our Specialties
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Our Commitment to Your Child’s Dental Health
We are pleased to have five incredible dentists to care for our patients. Each of our doctors is board certified and regularly goes the extra mile to help children receive personal, high-quality care. We are committed to helping you provide a lifetime of dental health for your child!learn more
Why Choose Us?
Since we started coming to pediatric dental associates my son loves going to the dentist. They are the best of the best!
Always pleased with the quality of care. Excellent staff of hygienists!! They really make the experience fun for the kiddos.
Friendly and positive staff. My son who is now 9, has always enjoyed going to the dentist.
Phenomenal staff from start to finish. Everyone is so friendly and help my children feel at ease. I highly recommend.
Join Our Dental Family!
We invite you to call Pediatric Dental Associates & Orthodontics today to schedule your consultation with our pediatric dentists and learn more about pediatric dental care in Manchester, Connecticut, and the surrounding areas.