The Pediatric Dentist has an extra two years of specialized training and is dedicated to the oral health of children from infancy through the teenage years. The very young, pre-teens and teenagers all need different approaches in dealing with
their behavior, guiding their dental growth and development and helping them avoid future dental problems. The Pediatric Dentist is best qualified to meet these needs.
As a quality Pediatric Dental Practice, Dr. Sawyer and our team of professionals provide preventive dental health care, education, exams, x-rays, cleanings, and all restorative needs are supplied. We see children up to 18 years of age and all dental
special needs patients regardless of age. We also offer conscious sedation in the office, as well as hospital dentistry.
Meet Dr. Sawyer ...
Dr. Kelly Sawyer is a local native Texan. His Bachelor Degree is from Angelo State University in 1990. He attended the University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHSC) Dental School, San Antonio, to complete his Dental Degree in 1994.
After his first year of dental school, Dr. Sawyer married "then, Sandy McClung," of San Angelo - another local! Through their many travels, they have gone on to have two beautiful daughters - Morgan and Kayli. And, Sandy joins in supporting the administrative team of Pediatric Dentistry of San Angelo.
After dental school , Dr. Sawyer joined the US Navy and completed a General Dentistry Residency at Bethesda Naval Hospital, in Maryland. After four years of service in General Dentistry, he applied and was accepted for a two year Residency in Pediatric Dentistry at UTHSC. Finishing Residency in 2001, he provided pediatric dentistry until completing his Navy commitment in 2004.
In addition to his years of general dentistry experience, Dr. Sawyer has served the dental needs of thousands of children and special needs individuals in the Corpus Christi area since 2004.
After working as an associate, in a well established Pediatric Orthodontic group practice since 2004, Dr. Sawyer decided it was time to "come home" and serve the San Angelo area. Establishing Pediatric Dentistry of San Angelo in 2006 continues to be a dream come true!
Dr. Sawyer's motto is, "We treat your kids as our own." He wants to get to know your kids up close and personal - over years. He wants you, the parents of the San Angelo area, to know how your children can receive the best pediatric dental care possible.
Dr. Sawyer is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD). The ABPD is the only certifying Board recognized by the American Dental Association for the specialty of pediatric dentistry. This is, yet, another way to insure your child's "Best Care."
As well, Dr. Sawyer has active memberships in the American Academy of Pediatric Dentists, the American Dental Association, the Southwestern Society of Pediatric Dentists, the Texas Dental Society, the Texas Academy of Pediatric Dentists and the Nueces Valley District Dental Society.
Dr. Sawyer understands the unique needs of every child at every age. It is part of his specialized training. He also passes his expertise on in continuing to teach new Pediatric dentists as an Adjuntive Professor in the Pediatric Dentistry Department at the UTHSC Dental School, San Antonio.
Dr. Sawyer and his professional team will help you to foster the "Best Care" possible for your children's dental health ... and more. Call us today! Come in for a tour. And, we'll show you how!
We welcome your family to Pediatric Dentistry of San Angelo! We look forward to serving you for many years to come! Our ongoing goal is to always provide the "Best Care" possible for all of our patients!