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GFHS Pediatric Dentistry

Gaston Family Health Services Pediatric Dentistry
Street Address:
890 Summit Crossing Place
Gastonia, NC 28054
Appointments: 704-874-0377
Phone: 704-874-0377
Fax: 704-853-5455
Monday - Thursday
7:00am - 6:00pm
8:00am - 5:00pm


Dental services for children ages 0-17.
Board-certified pediatric dentists are available 5 days per week. Pediatric dentist are general dentists with an extra 2-3 years of specialty training after dental school during which they work only with children an patients with special health care needs.A pediatric dentist performs dental treatment under general anesthesia for pediatric patients and patients (adults) with special health care needs at Gaston Regional Medical Center.To accommodate working parents and school-age children, GFHS Pediatric Dentistry also offers early morning and evening appointments.

GFHS Pediatric Dentistry - Providers

Dental Degree:
University of Pittsburgh – Pittsburgh, PA
Pediatric Dental Residency:
NYU Hospital Centers – Holyoke, MA
Board Certification:
American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Jessica Simon, DDS

Dental Degree:
Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, OH
Pediatric Dental Residency:
Steven & Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of NY, New York City, NY

Tameko Sowell, DDS

Dental Degree:
New York University, New York
General Practice Dental Residency:
Bay Pines VA Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL

Kelly Zukaitis, DDS

Dental Degree:
University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, Oklahoma City, OK
General Dental Residency:
Children’s Hospital of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK
Pediatric Dental Residency:
Children’s Mercy Hospital, University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO
Board Certification:
American Board of Pediatric Dentistry