Robert Cuckler, DDS, PA is a wonderful pediatric dentist in Homestead. He is highly-trained in working specifically with children. However, he also provides expert dental care for your entire family. Dr. Cuckler’s compassion, integrity, and dental skills make him a highly-regarded dentist in our community. He has been providing family dental care for over 34 years. Our state-of-the-art practice ensures that you will be provided the finest dental care using the latest techniques and equipment. Our practice specializes in preventive, cosmetic, restorative and implant dentistry.
When your child visits his or her pediatric dentist in Homestead, Robert Cucker, DDS, PA, he or she will enjoy the lighthearted and fun environment. This is important, as we want our young patients grow up learning that a trip to the dentist is a good thing, and that there is nothing to be feared. As adults, they will be much more likely to know the importance of regularly scheduled exams, and to always visit the dentist at the first sign of a dental problem. When a young child first visits Dr. Cuckler, the doctor will check all existing teeth for any sign of decay, as well as look for any potentially developing problems with the gums, jaws or oral tissues. If necessary, your child’s teeth may be cleaned, and it will be determined if he or she will benefit from a fluoride treatment. Parents will be educated about at-home dental care for children, so they in turn can help promote good brushing and flossing habits for their children.
When it comes to young dental patients, your pediatric dentist in Homestead, Robert Cuckler, DDS, PA sees imparting dental education as one of the most important things he can do. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to bring all their questions for Dr. Cuckler regarding dental issues. Topics you may want to discuss with Dr. Cuckler include: fluoride treatments; thumb sucking and the use of pacifiers; tongue thrusting; developmental milestones; how to help your child with teething discomfort; correct oral hygiene routines for your child; and proper nutrition from a dental perspective. Dr. Cuckler is dedicated to getting his young patients on the right road to have a healthy, beautiful smile, and good dental habits, for a lifetime.