You can rest assured that your child's smile is in the best of hands at our practice. As skilled and experienced pediatric specialists, our doctors provide the gentle, compassionate care required to address the dental needs of children from infancy through adolescence.
Whether it's your little one's first visit to the dentist, a routine checkup, your child has special needs, or prompt treatment for a dental emergency is required, the San Diego pediatric dental office of Drs. Pokala and Chawla provides the highest quality of care.
Along with our skilled specialists, our office team is sensitive to the unique needs of children and knows just how to help your child feel most at ease. Plus, everything in our kid-friendly office is designed to help make each trip to the dentist a comfortable, positive, and engaging experience!
Please give us a call if you would like to hear more about our practice, or would like more information on the services we provide. We look forward to welcoming your family into ours.
Our pediatric dentists are Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and hold a prestigious diplomate status for Pediatric Dentistry.Learn More
Does your child have a dental emergency? At our office, we're here to help and provide a thorough evaluation to get your child smiling again!Learn More
From tooth fillings and extractions to dental crowns and root canals. Our experienced dentists know exactly how to care for your child’s teeth.Learn More
Our board certified dentists can provide sedation dentistry to help your child reduce and eliminate anxiety during their dental procedure.Learn More
Dr. Pokala was raised in England and graduated from University College London Dental School in 1981 with a Bachelors in Dental Surgery degree with Honors. She and her husband emigrated to the U.S. in 1984 and she went on to receive her DDS from Columbia University in 1988. During her time at Columbia University she found that providing dental care for children was extremely rewarding and she pursued a career in pediatric dentistry.Read More
Dr. Chawla grew up in India before moving to California. He completed his undergraduate studies in Neuroscience at UCLA. After volunteering in various fields, he realized that dentistry provided a little bit of everything he enjoyed – helping people, working with his hands, being involved in the health field and spending time with his family.Read More
Dr. Tiffany Lu grew up in Canada, and attended McGill University to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Anatomy, Cell Biology, and Psychology. Her love for the arts and many years of volunteering around the world led her to discover a passion for dentistry and ultimately orthodontics. She received her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry from Nova Southeastern University, where she was also inducted into the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society in recognition of exemplary character and scholarship.Read More
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