Smile Factory Pediatric Dentistry is the only pediatric dentist in Eagle Pass, TX. Read about how we started and who we are.
Eagle Pass has historically been underserved when it comes to pediatric dental care. Born and raised in Eagle Pass, Dr. Alejandro Esquivel knew he had to make the change. After becoming a specialized pediatric dentist, Dr. Alejandro Esquivel opened Smile Factory Pediatric Dentistry to take care of children's teeth.
Dr. Alejandro Esquivel earned his DDS from the University of Monterrey, Mexico. Once completed he decided to attend the University of Puerto Rico where he received his specialty degree in Pediatric Dentistry. He further completed a 1 year Fellowship at The Children's Hospital of Colorado where he was also a faculty member.
As a Pediatric Dentist, Dr. Esquivel is dedicated to providing his patients and their families the highest quality of care and service. Dr. Esquivel is very compassionate to the needs of each individual patient.
Dr. Alejandro Esquivel is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association and the Texas Dental Association.
Dr. Alejandro Esquivel is happily married and a father of three young children.
It was all too common for parents to drive to Laredo or San Antonio just to keep their child's teeth and gums healthy. In emergency situations, children were not able to receive specialized pediatric dentistry services locally. The need for a specialized pediatric dentist in Eagle Pass, TX continues to grow.
Dr. Alejandro Esquivel saw the need for a pediatric specialist in Eagle Pass, TX. He answered his calling and moved back home to serve the health of children in the Eagle Pass community.
With the help of his parents Alejandro Esquivel Sr. and Azucena Esquivel, his siblings Dalila and Manuel Esquivel, his wife Indira Villacobos, and his children Natalia, Santiago, and Maximiliano Esquivel, the idea of the Smile Factory was born. The family planned together the name, logo, colors, and overall experience of the Smile Factory.
After careful planning, Smile Factory Pediatric Dentistry opened its doors on October 17, 2012.
A dental office and dental hospital hybrid with the capabilities of treating emergencies, Smile Factory Pediatric Dentistry is one of a kind.
We believe that children should not have to suffer. Whether negligence or accidental, the cause is irrelevant to us.
We want the children to always be able to eat, feel good, and smile.
For pediatric dental emergencies please call (830)757-9700 now to set up your emergency visit. To speed up the process, please download, print, and fill the relevant forms for your emergency dental appointment.
Children are not tiny adults! They are children. Because kids have different psychological, physical, and emotional traits when compared to adults, conscious sedation is a must in pediatric dentistry.
Was your child denied care at a traditional dental office? We offer gentle dental care to infants and children using hospital dentistry procedures. This service is for children with specific needs that make it difficult to find dental care.
Parents are welcome to bring their children to the Smile Factory. We accept walk-in patients. If you would like to expedite your child's dental appointment, please download, print, and fill the forms before hand.
The AAPD (American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry) recommends your baby's first dental care visit be at 6 months or immediately if your baby is born with teeth. Prevent your baby dental pain!
Our mission at Smile Factory Pediatric Dentistry is to give care to all kids and babies in need of dental care. We will accommodate your special needs child with the best pediatric dental care in Eagle Pass, TX.
— Dr. Alejandro Esquivel
Dr. Alejandro Esquivel earned his DDS from the University of Monterrey, Mexico. He then attended the University of Puerto Rico and received his specialty degree in Pediatric Dentistry. After a one year Fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Colorado, he decided to offer his care to the children of Eagle Pass, TX and surrounding areas.
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Smile Factory accepts Denta Quest, Group & Pension, Health Smart, MCNA Dental, Medicaid, Metlife, and Texas Medicaid Healthcare Partnership! Not sure if you will be covered?
Please book an appointment or give us a call at (830)757-9700. Walk-ins are always welcome.