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Updated Office Policy due to Covid-19

To all our patients, On behalf of the entire Hampton Roads Pediatric Dentistry family, we want to ensure that the health and safety of our team members, patients, and community remains our top priority. Due to the evolving situation of COVID-19, we felt that it was important to inform our patients about the steps we … Continued

We are back on May 4th, 2020

Dear Valued Patient, As part of our commitment to your health and safety, we are carefully monitoring this situation with updates from the U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and the Virginia Department of Health. Back to normal on May 4th, 2020. Following the most recent Public Health Emergency Orders … Continued

We are closed until April 24th

To all our patients: As our community copes with the fast-moving spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, we hope you and yours are in good health during these stressful times. With an increased sense of social responsibility and in order to prevent further spread of the virus in our community, we are complying with the temporary restrictions mandated … Continued

We are closed until March 27th

As our community copes with the fast-moving spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus we hope you and yours are in good health during these stressful times. With an increased sense of social responsibility and in order to prevent further spread of the virus in our community, we are following the recommendations suggested by the Virginia Dental Association and the Center … Continued

Trick Your Kids into Healthy Treats this Halloween

Trick or treat? We say trick AND treat ? This time of year is filled with all kinds of delicious (but BAD for you) treats. Those tiny smiles need your guidance this spooky season and we’re here to make sure you deliver treats to make your kiddo (and dentist) smile. As much as we’d love … Continued

Meet Dr. Bobby Garofalis: Pediatric Dentist, Family Man & Greek Dancer

We know that choosing a pediatric dentist (or any health professional) for your child is a big decision. At Hampton Roads Pediatric Dentistry, we want to make your decision an easy one. Our team of dedicated pediatric dentists and friendly team will make you and your little one feel right at home.  We want you … Continued

Back to School Dental Tips

Ah yes, the smell of freshly sharpened pencils is in the air. The kiddos will be back in school before you know it so we wanted to take a few minutes to help you prep for the school year. Your kiddo needs more than new school supplies and clothes; he needs a great oral hygiene … Continued

Teeth Grinding: Should You Worry?

If you’re a parent, the sound of your child grinding their teeth when they sleep is probably like nails on a chalkboard. Grinding of the teeth, called bruxism, is actually very common in kids. In fact, three out of ten kids grind or clench their teeth. Bruxism can be caused by various things: Misaligned teeth – … Continued

You Are What You Eat. Give Your Kids a Healthy Diet for Healthy Smiles for Life.

It’s true what they say… “you are what you eat.” When it comes to nutrition for your kids, what they put in those tummies not only affects their overall well-being, it affects their oral health too. And with summer in full swing in Hampton Roads with sugary snacks at every turn, it’s more important than … Continued

How To Make Sure Summer Fun Doesn’t Lead To Fall Cavities

Start your engines and get that third pot of coffee brewing, Hampton Roads mamas – it is almost SUMMERTIME! This time of year is exciting (and just a teensy bit overwhelming) for us moms, as it means sun, fun, planning, and lots of quality time with our little ones. However, most of us moms can … Continued

Shin Guards? CHECK. Helmet? CHECK. Cleats? CHECK. Mouth Guard? DOUBLE CHECK.

It’s National Facial Protection Month. Dr. Bobby wants to Protect your Kiddo’s Smile all Season Long. Spring is here. And, for most of us, that means it’s full-on soccer, baseball, skateboarding and lets-get-outside-and-do-something-athletic season. According to the Academy of Sports Dentistry as well as the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, children ages 7 – 11 … Continued

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

What to Do When a Tooth is Damaged or Knocked Out Toddlers and little ones who are just getting used to walking and keeping their balance fall down from time to time. It’s part of growing up. Typically, these falls are minor, maybe at worst resulting in a bump or bruise, but occasionally an accident … Continued

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My boys love going to the dentist, Dr. Bobby and all of his staff at the Williamsburg office are amazing!

- Crystal K.

Small BIG practice. They have several offices but they focus on the little things that small practices have and big don't. Like on-time appointments and taking time with little kids that panic. Have always impressed me.

- Campbell B.

Dr Bobby and his staff are wonderful. They were so patient with my 2 year old who has sensory issues!

- Jen G.

Dr.Bobby and Dr.Kari are amazing with my kids! We love y'all!!

- Chenelle V.

My kids were once terrified of dentists until we found Dr.Bobby. He is awesome with children and so patient. My kids actually like going to the dentist now.

- Belinda L.

We love Dr. Bobby!! The staff was amazing as well!

- Maria V.

I love the staff and they are SUPER gentle with excitable kiddos.

- Doug A.

I absolutely LOVE this place. Being military it's always hard to find a place you can love like the last place you went to.

- Cine R.

It's such a quiet yet pleasant office as soon as you walk in. Everyone is super friendly!

- Bee W.

They are awesome! Hard to find a patient Dentist with for a kid with Autism. The staff here was super friendly and patient.

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