Amarillo Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics is proud to offer the Texas Panhandle's only one-stop shop for specialized Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics. Our growing team of specialists has completed a highly competitive residency beyond general dental school to achieve this coveted credential. This certification level is now the gold standard, identifying only the highest level of expertise. APDO is proud to offer Board Diplomates in Pediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics and Anesthesiology. While our doctors provide high-quality specialized dental care, our team of patient ambassadors provides a fun, informative and enjoyable experience for all our patients.
A Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry is a pediatric dentist who has completed a graduate program accredited by CODA (Commission on Dental Accreditation) in the specialty of pediatric dentistry.
A dentist who graduates from a specialty program becomes a pediatric dentist and is eligible to become Board Certified through the voluntary examination process of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD). Involvement in the certification process is a demonstration of the pediatric dentist's pursuit of continued proficiency and excellence.
A Board Certified orthodontist is an orthodontist who has voluntarily gone through hundreds of additional hours of preparation to demonstrate their judgment, skills and knowledge required for providing the highest level of patient care.
They have achieved Board Certification through the American Board of Orthodontics, the only orthodontic specialty board recognized by the American Association of Orthodontists.the American Dental Association and in affiliation with the American Association of Orthodontics.