Pediatric Dentist in Rockville, Maryland
Delivering customized pediatric dental care in a clean, friendly setting, Ophir Alalouf, DDS, employs state-of-the-art tools and the latest treatment methods to serve patients living in the Rockville, Maryland, area. Offering a full range of oral health treatments and preventative procedures to patients from infancy until adulthood, Dr. Ophir Alalouf combines patient care with parent and child dental education. Having garnered more than a decade of practical expertise serving patients as owner of and practicing dentist at Kids Teeth, LLC, Dr. Alalouf maintains memberships with the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Southern Maryland Dental Society, and the Maryland State Dental Association.
Partnering with knowledgeable Kids Teeth staff members, Dr. Ophir Alalouf works toward the goal of establishing good oral health patterns throughout each patient’s formative years. When treatment is required for either existing patients or new specialty care clients referred to Kids Teeth, Dr. Alalouf utilizes digital X-rays, which generate less radiation than traditional X-rays and meet procedural guidelines set by the American Dental Association, to pinpoint areas of the teeth requiring work. Additionally, Dr. Alalouf has established a Kids Teeth multi-step sterilization process for all instruments and equipment using advanced disinfection technology. Focusing on pediatric patient comfort, Ophir Alalouf, DDS, also offers a minimally invasive no-drill air abrasion technique for treating small cavities and removing bacteria.
Born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Dr. Ophir Alalouf completed a Bachelor of Science in 1990 at the University of Toronto. In 1994, he earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University at Buffalo’s School of Dental Medicine, where he received a series of honors, including the Anthony S. Gugino Humanitarian Award from the Fonzi Dental Study Club, the Dental Alumni Association Junior Class Award, and the American Student Dental Association Award of Excellence. Dr. Alalouf completed fellowship and specialty certificates in pediatric dentistry at the Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo from 1994 to 1997 before relocating to southern Maryland.