Pediatric Nutritionist in NYC
Whether your child has a complex medical history or just dealing with a picky eater, as a parent you just want to make sure your children are getting the adequate intake to meet their needs. Poor oral health has long-term consequences. Our team of dental and nutritional specialists work together with you to analyze your child’s condition and teach you exactly how to optimize their nutritional status.
Proper oral health starts early and it starts with you. Similarly, setting up good eating habits at a young age can set up your child for success as they continue to grow.
At Bright Healthy Smiles, as part of our new patient appointments, we dedicate a portion of the visit to talking about nutrition. Starting good habits early can hopefully reduce your children’s risk for cavities as they continue to grow and get more teeth. As children start to get older and are able to make dietary decisions for themselves conversations can start to include them and range from understanding the importance of fruits and vegetables and what components make a oral-health and overall health approved snack.
Ms. Jillian Kaye
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
First Dental Office With a Pediatric Nutritionist in NYC
Here at Bright Healthy Smiles we want to provide our patients with the most comprehensive dental care, which is why we are the first pediatric dental office to have a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist in office.
We understand that with all the complex and often contradicting nutrition information out there, it can be difficult to understand what are the right foods to meet your child’s individual needs. This is why we have a trained nutrition professional here to answer all your nutrition questions, whether it’s related specifically to their oral health or beyond.