Robert W. Frankel, DMD, PC Pediatric Dentist, Bronx and Mount Kisco

At Robert W. Frankel, D.M.D., P.C., our pediatric dentist is dedicated to providing comprehensive dental care for infants, children, and teens in a gentle, fun and family-friendly environment. We love kids, and we believe that with good home care and regular dental visits your child can grow up cavity-free.

Whether it's your child's first visit to our office or just a routine checkup, we strive to make sure you and your child are always comfortable and informed. We take the time to talk with parents to help equipt you and your child with the knowledge necessary for good oral hygiene. Please use this website to learn more about pediatric dentistry.

Our talented pediatric dentist and friendly staff know how to make your child smile in a fun, encouraging office setting. We specialize in dentistry for kids, and we've even undergone special training in order to cater to the needs of little mouths and reduce any uncertainties they may be feeling about the dentist. From routine cleanings and emergency treatment, to preventive care and oral hygiene instructions, our offices provide a full range of services related to pediatric dental health.

When kids grow up having positive experiences with the dentist, they are more likely to continue down a path of good oral health and regular dental visits. Our highly qualified pediatric dentist looks forward to helping your child create an early foundation for strong dental health.

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Meet Our Pediatric Dentist of The Bronx

  • Dr.
    Robert Frankel

    I’m a pediatric dentist and I’ve been in practice for over 20 years. I received my dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and my Pediatric Dental Specialty degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center. I’m still on staff at Albert Einstein and Montefiore Medical Center and continue to teach the 20 pediatric dental residents.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Bronx Office

Monday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Saturday:

Emergency Care

Sunday:

Emergency Care

Mount Kisco Office

Monday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-6:30 pm

Saturday:

Emergency Care

Sunday:

Emergency Care