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Smile BIG

Fun and effective children’s dentistry in New Haven, CT.

Schedule a Visit Call Us at 203-242-8488
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Dentistry for Kids

Going to the dentist doesn’t have to be scary. Our fun office and friendly team help your little one get excited about dental health through education, positive support, and gentle care.

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Convenient for Parents

Moms and dads, we know you’re busy! So we make visits easier through online forms, easy payments, insurance and Medicaid acceptance, in-house savings plans, and financing options.

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Options for All

Children of all ages and special needs are welcome. Our New Haven, CT dental practice is easily accessible, experienced with developmental and physical disabilities, and we speak English and Spanish.

Grow with Our Practice

We love welcoming kids and seeing them develop beautiful, healthy smiles.

Good dental habits start when you’re a kid, which is why Dr. Lyly specializes in helping young smiles grow into big, healthy ones. Our dentist works with children of all ages and disabilities to simplify dental visits while delivering high-quality care.
Using her experience as a mom alongside her fun personality, Dr. Lyly helps your child feel relaxed and special (because they are!).

Here’s what to expect at New Haven Kids Dentistry:

  • A huge welcome into our dental family.
  • Modern treatments in a comfortable office.
  • More services with an in-house pediatric dentist and endodontist.
  • Consistency of care and personal attention (we’re not corporate!).
  • Fun, calm, and memorable visits for kids and special needs patients.
  • Understanding, patience, and budget-friendly options.

Kid’s dentistry should be filled with smiles, laughter, and teamwork – everything we do at New Haven Kids Dentistry.

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Did you know the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends a first visit to the dentist within six months of a tooth erupting or by age one?
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Meet Dr. Lyly

A modern mom and caring children’s dentist in New Haven, CT.

Dr. Lyly’s goal is to help all patients have fun and feel comfortable at the dentist, so they learn to appreciate and understand their dental care.

She’s a general dentist with 20+ years of experience caring for kids and special needs. As an advocate for patients with physical and developmental disabilities, Dr. Lyly believes in making dentistry inclusive for all.

By teaming up with a pediatric dentist and endodontist on site, our practice aims to give your family more comfort and solutions under one roof. We look forward to seeing you soon – so let’s get smiling!

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New Haven Kids Dental Care

Services for your favorite smiles.

Children and their developing smiles have unique needs, and that’s where we come in.

At New Haven Kids Dentistry, we combine fun with expertise to give kids what they need to ensure happy, healthy smiles for life.

Our services include:

  • Comprehensive Exams
  • Periodontal Therapy
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Sealants
  • Root Canals
  • Mouthguards
  • Metal-Free Fillings
  • Extractions
  • Space Maintainers
  • Sedation Dentistry
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Convenient Location

You can find us located in New Haven, CT.

1463 Whalley Avenue,
New Haven, CT 06515

Business Hours

We are currently open two days a week.

Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday: 8:30am - 1:00pm

Office Comforts
  • Nitrous oxide (pediatric specialist visits the office)
  • TVs and games
  • Fun team and office
  • Dental Microscope for Root canal Treatments
Options for Parents
  • We accept Medicaid
  • In-Office Membership Plan
  • Accept most insurance
Schedule Your Child's Visit
Making New Haven dentistry fun for children of all ages.