Dr. Stuart Hersey, DDS

Dr. Stuart Hersey, DDS

Pediatric Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o

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Dr. Stuart Hersey, DDS is a pediatric dentistry practitioner in Puyallup, WA and has been practicing for 21 years. He practices pediatric dentistry.Read his story

Puyallup Pediatric Dentistry

8012 112th Street Ct E Ste 220

Puyallup, WA 98373
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  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Hersey's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hersey "Dr. Hersey grew up on South Hill in Puyallup and graduated from Rogers High School. He received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University Of Washington School Of Dentistry in 1994. He then went on to a general practice residency (Hospital Residency) at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut in 1995, after which he received his Masters of Science in Pediatric Dentistry Degree from the University of Washington in 1997. Currently, Dr. Hersey is a member of the American Dental Association, the Pierce County Dental Society, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the Washington State Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He currently serves as a board member of the Pierce County Dental Society.Dr. Hersey's personal interests start with his family, wife Dayna, their son's, Zachary (18) and Ryan (15). They are currently in High School at Cascade Christian School in Puyallup. They continue to be involved in school activities and sports. Dr. Hersey also has a wide variety of hobbies. He enjoys building remote controlled airplanes, boats, cars, rock racers, and multi-rotors (drones). Gardening is another area of interest as well as photography and general tinkering around with stuff including 3D printing and building various gadgets as the need arises. One of his long term goals is to fabricate an autonomous electric lawn mower that will effectively take care of the grass—so cool. :)"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hersey ""A Gentle Approach for your Little One"

Our family-oriented practice is built on the love for children and the desire to make them comfortable with their dental care. We view each child as a unique individual who must be treated as such to accomplish our goals of a positive dental experience and quality of care. Our goal is to establish a life long relationship of trust and confidence with you and your child. Part of our gentle approach includes creating a fun and comfortable environment for children."

1  Practice Areas

  • Pediatric Dentistry

9  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Loose Teeth
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache

6  Procedures

  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Teeth Extraction

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  • Central Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Washington / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Yale University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Hersey is so fun! My kiddos enjoy him and his staff. From office is always nice and polite. Then when kids are called to the back there is a calm atmosphere. I wish I could be a patient here. We all love entering the office through the kid sized door.
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I can't imagine taking my kids anywhere else. The staff here is exceptional, from the friendly greeting at the front desk, to the sweetest hygienists that help make my daughters feel comfortable and happy, to Dr Hersey, who is so wonderful with kids and is so great all around. They also have a...Read More
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Dr. Hersey and his staff are amazing! They are always very welcoming and make my children feel comfortable. My son had an accident and hurt his tooth, Dr. Hersey got him in right away and took great care of him. I highly recommend them!
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Dr.Hersey and his staff are amazing. I am very extra careful who I choose for my kids teeth due to my own childhood teeth traumas. This Dentist is the best. Caring, kind and gentle. The atmosphere is calm and inviting. The ocean themed decor is fun. Sad to have a child graduating on to an adult...Read More
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Dr. Hersey has been our children's dentist since they started having checkups when they were babies ~ they are 12 and 15 now, and every 6 months we go and we all have a great experience. Dr. Hersey is a very kind person, and he is really easy to talk with. We have always had very pleasant...Read More
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