Dental Services for Children

Dental Services for Children focuses on the healthcare needs of children from infancy through adolescence. These articles will be entirely about the varying needs of children, such as early childhood oral diseases, dental problems common to youth, and finding ways to reduce oral healthcare problems in children. If you do not find what you are looking for, please contact our Fresh Pond Dental clinic in Cambridge. Dr. Andrey Mazo, our family dentistry professional, would be happy to provide an individual consultation.

Should I Choose a Family Dentist or a Pediatric Dentist for My Child?

Proper oral care starts at an early age. As soon as the first tooth breaks the gum, oral care should be started to reduce and prevent tooth decay and cavities in infants and children. Scheduling your child's dental exam at the proper time also helps ...

Infant Cavities and Caries

While babies aren’t born with harmful, plaque-building bacteria in their mouths, by the age of 2, if not earlier, they acquire acids and germs that develop plaque and begin to break down the enamel of their teeth. Cavities can develop as soon a ...

Cavity Trends in Children

Cavities are a problem for many children today. With the increasing consumption of sugar-filled candy and soft drinks, the acids quickly begin decomposing and breaking down the tooth enamel in children’s teeth. At Fresh Pond Dental in Cambridge ...

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Hours Of Operation

Monday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Tuesday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Thursday 9:30AM - 6:30PM
Friday 9:30AM - 5:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM - 3:00PM
Sunday Closed

Our Location

180 Alewife Brook Parkway, Cambridge, MA 02138
Located at Fresh Pond Mall next to Whole Foods store

Payment Options

MasterCard, Visa, Discover, American Express, cash and Care Credit


We accept all major insurance plans such as Delta Dental, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna, Cigna, MetLife, Altus and many more. We also accept Mass Health, Commonwealth Care Plans (type I) and United Health Care SCO. Do not hesitate to call our treatment coordinators if you have any questions or concerns regarding your insurance benefits