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Refer Your Santa Maria Pediatric Patients to Mariposa
All the dental services your pediatric patients need
Or call (805) 922-9626
Preventive & restorative pediatric dental services
Spanish speaking pediatric dentist & staff
A pediatric dentist you can trust
At Mariposa Pediatric Dentistry, we’re proud to offer excellent pediatric dentistry services to children ages 0-18. We work with many adult dentists as referral partners to ensure excellent care for their patients’ children. Learn more about our referral program by calling Call (805) 922-9626, or fill out our referral form below.
Meet Anne Pedersen, DDS
Once she had completed dental school, Dr. Pedersen spent two years earning her Pediatric Dentistry specialty certificate at the Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic, where she earned the Pugh award and the James Roche Award of Excellence.
Education & Certifications
- Board Certified Pediatric Dentist
- Doctorate of Dental Surgery from UCLA School of Dentistry
- Pediatric Dentistry Specialty Certificate from NYU Langone at Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic
- Pugh Award
- James Roche Award of Excellence
Hear from our patients
A really amazing experience! Dr. Pederson was so nice and welcoming. I am definitely excited to bring my kids back here in 6 months! Thank you Mariposa Pediatric Dentistry!
– Jasmine V.
Denti-Cal & most insurance accepted
As the only pediatric dental specialist in the area that accepts Denti-Cal, Mariposa can offer affordable, high-quality pediatric dental care to our patients.
For patients without insurance coverage, we have in-house discount plans available along with reasonable payment plans so that all patients can afford the care they need.
Most PPO dental insurances are accepted at Mariposa, including:
No insurance? We’ve got you covered.
We offer an in-house discount plan and payment plans to help you afford care.
Our in-house discount plan includes:
- 2 comprehensive exams and cleanings per year, including any needed x-rays
- Discounts on any needed treatment
All Families Welcome
We offer a full range of restorative and preventive services in a comforting and encouraging environment. At your pediatric patient’s appointment, we’ll provide an update on their oral health and fill parents in on any recommended treatments, including pediatric sedation dentistry.
Your patients can trust Dr. Pedersen to provide a comfortable and encouraging oral health experience.
Monday - Thursday: 8am - 4pm
Friday: 8am - 12pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed