Professional & Kid Friendly Pediatric Dental Care

Professional & Kid Friendly Pediatric Dental Care

Professional & Kid Friendly Pediatric Dental Care

Smile Shoppe Pediatric Dentistry

Our practice is dedicated to providing the finest quality pediatric dentistry to Northwest Arkansas in a friendly, enjoyable and caring environment. All of our pediatric dentists have been specially trained to treat infants, children, adolescents and children with special needs. Because our doctors believe in providing the highest and most advanced pediatric dental care they all have achieved board certification from the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.

It is our goal to create extremely satisfied patients, create wonderful smiles and excellent bites, create raving and confident referrals, and create an enthusiastic and dedicated staff.

Meet The Doctors

Dr. Rhodes is a 1984 graduate of Austin College in Sherman, TX. He graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1988, and completed specialty training...Read More

Dr. Veneberg (Dr. V) is originally from Broomfield, Colorado. She graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2002 and graduated from dental...Read More

Our Staff

Paula

New Patient Coordinator, Rogers

Brenda

New Patient Coordinator, Springdale

Karie

Office Manager

Lori

Receptionist

Melissa

Treatment Plan/Insurance Coordinator

Michelle

Registered Dental Assistant

Norma

Registered Dental Assistant

Vicky

Registered Dental Assistant

Jhoana

Registered Dental Assistant

Brooke

Registered Dental Assistant

Krystal

Registered Dental Assistant

Angelica

Registered Dental Assistant

Maria

Registered Dental Assistant

Amy

Registered Dental Hygienist

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Diet and Your Teen’s Teeth

Plaque (rhymes with “back”) is a sticky film of bacteria that is always forming on teeth. When combined with sugar f... Read More

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Why Pediatric Dentistry?

Pediatric dentistry is the specialty of dentistry that focuses on the oral health of infants, toddler, children, teens, ... Read More

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About Brushing and Flossing

Children’s hands and mouths are different than adults. They need to use toothbrushes designed for children. Both adult... Read More

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Tooth Whitening for Teenagers

Tooth whitening has grown in popularity in recent years with an abundance of over the counter options and even tooth whi... Read More

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What About Gum Disease?

While many people believe periodontal (gum) disease is an adult problem, in fact studies indicate that gingivitis (the f... Read More

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Adolescence and Oral Care

There is evidence that demonstrates how periodontal disease may increase during adolescence due to lack of motivation to... Read More

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What is a Sealant?

A sealant is a white coating applied to the chewing surfaces of the back teeth. The resin flows into the pits and groov... Read More

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What if my Child is Very Nervous?

As pediatric dentists, we receive extensive training in creating an atmosphere where your child can comfortably receive ... Read More

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What Role Does Sugar Play in Tooth Decay?

There are three things needed to produce a cavity: bacteria, a susceptible tooth (not sealed) and sugar.  Everyone has ... Read More

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Are Cavities Contagious?

Sort of…read on! There are three things needed to produce a cavity: bacteria, a susceptible tooth, and sugar. Everyone... Read More

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Are Cavities Contagious?

Sort of…read on! There are three things needed to produce a cavity: bacteria, a susceptible tooth, and sugar. Everyone... Read More

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What About Gum Disease?

While many people believe periodontal (gum) disease is an adult problem, in fact studies indicate that gingivitis (the f... Read More

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What is a Sealant?

A sealant is a white coating applied to the chewing surfaces of the back teeth. The resin flows into the pits and groov... Read More

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Sports and Mouthguards

A broken or avulsed (lost) permanent tooth due to a sport related dental injury can not only be emotionally devastating ... Read More

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What Role Does Sugar Play in Tooth Decay?

There are three things needed to produce a cavity: bacteria, a susceptible tooth (not sealed) and sugar.  Everyone has ... Read More

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What if my Child is Very Nervous?

As pediatric dentists, we receive extensive training in creating an atmosphere where your child can comfortably receive ... Read More

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Why Pediatric Dentistry?

Pediatric dentistry is the specialty of dentistry that focuses on the oral health of infants, toddler, children, teens, ... Read More

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About Brushing and Flossing

Children’s hands and mouths are different than adults. They need to use toothbrushes designed for children. Both adult... Read More

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Adolescence and Oral Care

There is evidence that demonstrates how periodontal disease may increase during adolescence due to lack of motivation to... Read More

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What if my Child is Very Nervous?

As pediatric dentists, we receive extensive training in creating an atmosphere where your child can comfortably receive ... Read More

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What Role Does Sugar Play in Tooth Decay?

There are three things needed to produce a cavity: bacteria, a susceptible tooth (not sealed) and sugar.  Everyone has ... Read More

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Diet and Your Child’s Teeth

Plaque (rhymes with “back”) is a sticky film of bacteria that is always forming on teeth. When combined with sugar f... Read More

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Why Pediatric Dentistry?

Pediatric dentistry is the specialty of dentistry that focuses on the oral health of infants, toddler, children, teens, ... Read More

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About Brushing and Flossing

Children’s hands and mouths are different than adults. They need to use toothbrushes designed for children. Both adult... Read More

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What is a Sealant?

A sealant is a white coating applied to the chewing surfaces of the back teeth. The resin flows into the pits and groov... Read More

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Thumb/Finger Sucking and Pacifier Use

Thumb/finger sucking and pacifier use is perfectly normal for infants; many children stop by age 2. Prolonged thumb/fing... Read More

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Are Cavities Contagious?

Sort of…read on! There are three things needed to produce a cavity: bacteria, a susceptible tooth, and sugar. Everyone... Read More

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Thumb/Finger Sucking and Pacifier Use

Thumb/finger sucking and pacifier use is perfectly normal for infants; many children stop by age 2. Prolonged thumb/fing... Read More

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What Role Does Sugar Play in Tooth Decay?

There are three things needed to produce a cavity: bacteria, a susceptible tooth (not sealed) and sugar.  Everyone has ... Read More

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About Brushing and Flossing

Children’s hands and mouths are different than adults. They need to use toothbrushes designed for children. Both adult... Read More

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Teething Tips

As teeth begin to erupt, some babies may have sore or tender gums. Rubbing your child’s gums with a clean wet gauze or... Read More

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1st Dental Visit by 1st Birthday!

Studies have proved children who have their first dental visit before their first birthday are less likely to develop ea... Read More

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Are Cavities Contagious?

Sort of…read on! There are three things needed to produce a cavity: bacteria, a susceptible tooth, and sugar. Everyone... Read More

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Diet and Your Child’s Teeth

Plaque (rhymes with “back”) is a sticky film of bacteria that is always forming on teeth. When combined with sugar f... Read More

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Why Pediatric Dentistry?

Pediatric dentistry is the specialty of dentistry that focuses on the oral health of infants, toddler, children, teens, ... Read More

What is an appropriate diet for my child?

It is important that your child receives a naturally balanced diet that includes the important nutrients your child needs in order to grow. ... Read More

“The entire staff at Smile Shoppe makes you feel welcome and at ease when you bring your child in for every visit. From a...”

~ Isaiah