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Welcome to the Smiles For Kids Pediatric Dentistry Website! Dr. Lindhorst is thrilled to have you browse our wonderful pediatric dental office through this website. Our goal is to make every child's dental experience fun, rewarding, and positive. Our team wants to make sure that each and every child leaves our office feeling like they have learned more about their teeth and oral hygiene while spending a wonderful time with us. We are committed to making your child feel special and instilling proper dental and oral hygiene techniques that your child can use throughout his or her life.

Our staff is a group of highly dedicated individuals that work as a team from the moment your child walks in to the moment your child leaves. Our staff ensures that your child feels comfortable and at ease through exceptional teamwork and individual approach to the needs of each and every child.

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We would love to have you and your child become part of our dental family. Please call (713) 461-1509 or e-mail (DrKasia@smiles-for-kids.com) us with questions or to schedule a visit. We look forward to seeing you!

Our Staff

Our staff is a group of highly dedicated individuals that work as a team from the moment your child walks in to the moment your child leaves. Out staff ensures that your child feels comfortable and at east through exceptional teamwork and individual approach to the needs of each and every child.



When and Why Do You Need Rapid Palatal Expander (RPE)

There are many dental and orthodontic appliances available to correct oral problems like misaligned teeth, jaw or narrow palate. Some of these procedures work the best when the patient is still young when the bones are soft, growing and easy to manipulate.

One of the common dental appliances used by dentists on growing children is the rapid palatal expander (RPE). It is used to expand the palate and to correct the bite that either has a crossbite (“opposite” bite) or a narrow upper arch. It widens the upper jaw to create space for permanent teeth. RPE is usually ...

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8800 Katy Freeway Suite 220 • Houston, TX 77024 • 713-461-1509 • E-Mail: DrKasia@smiles-for-kids.com