To provide gold standard, individualized pediatric dental care in a family-centered manner, that focuses on the prevention of dental disease while promoting positive dental experiences that will last a lifetime.
Coastal Kids Pediatric Dentistry envisions creating an everlasting impact beyond oral care that positively influences the lives of our patients, their families and for generations to follow.
Integrity: we have highest standards of ethics, morals and professional behavior. Do what’s right even when no one is watching.
Respect: we value diversity and embrace our differences. Treat employees, patients and their families with kindness and compassion. We are all from the same human race. Let’s respect each other.
Accountability: we are responsible for providing extraordinary pediatric dental care and for maintaining the education needed to do so. Provide a safe office for employees and patients that follows all cdc ada and infection control guidelines. We are responsible for our actions.
Communication: open, honest communication that is mutually respectful and kind. Be nice to each other.
JESSICA DICERBO, BSN, DMD
Diplomate, American Board Of Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. DiCerbo was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pa. It was here she attended the Widener University School of Nursing, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. She spent five years as an operating room nurse before beginning her dental education at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. After earning her Doctorate of Dental Medicine, Dr. DiCerbo chose to dedicate her career to the dental needs of children and completed a Pediatric Dental Residency at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
As a specialist in pediatric dentistry, Dr. DiCerbo appreciates the focus on each individual, rather than on a procedure. Her unique training allows her to treat infants and children, but her abilities do not stop there; the individualized care that she is able to provide because of her highly-specialized education also includes caring for children with mental, emotional, and physical disabilities, as well as complex medical diagnoses.
For Dr. DiCerbo, it is important to her that she offers her patients state-of-the- art technology and services. As a board-certified pediatric dentist, she meets the rigorous requirements set by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. This includes building on the foundations learned in school by reinforcing her expertise in preventive care, the growth and development of children, and the newest techniques in restoring primary teeth, sedation, hospital dentistry, and dental emergencies.
Outside of the office Dr. DiCerbo loves to spend her free time with her husband, Vince, and her two sons, Jacob and Jeremy. Dr. DiCerbo also finds great satisfaction in giving back to the community. During her pediatric dental residency, she participated and recruited volunteers for a homeless health initiative. Now, Dr. DiCerbo speaks at local schools about the importance of oral health and volunteers for Give Kids a Smile, an organization where uninsured local children receive dental treatment. She is also an active supporter of JDRF, the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.
WILLIAM KOTKIN, DMD
William Kotkin, DMD attended the prestigious dual admission program at Nova Southeastern College of Dental Medicine in Florida. He completed a General Practice Residency at Northwell Health in Long Island, NY and then went on to complete his Pediatric Dentistry training at Northwell Health’s Cohen Children’s Medical Center, where he served as Chief resident. During his residencies, he worked with leading experts in treating complex cases in the areas of cosmetic dentistry, oral surgery, endodontics, periodontics, geriatric, children and special needs care. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association and the Delaware State Dental Society.
Dr. Kotkin takes pride in providing the highest quality care to children and adolescents. He believes in educating his patients about the importance of oral health care so they will have a lifetime of healthy and beautiful smiles. Dr. Kotkin performs all phases of comprehensive, preventive, restorative and cosmetic dentistry for children. In addition, he has extensive experience with sedation dentistry, early interceptive orthodontics, and special needs patient care.
During his free time, Dr. Kotkin enjoys hiking, camping, cooking and spending time with family.
JEREMY IRVING, DMD
Dr. Jeremy Irving, DMD grew up in Delaware County, Pennsylvania where he attended Garnet Valley High School. Before becoming a dentist, Jeremy was a two-sport varsity athlete in track &
field and football at the West Chester University of Pennsylvania where he also earned his Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology.
Inspired to follow in his mother’s footsteps, he began dental school in 2016 at the Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry where he was president of the Pediatric Dentistry Club
and graduated magna cum laude. He completed his training in Pediatric Dentistry at Cohen Children’s Medical Center, where he was chief resident.
He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Delaware State Dental Society.
During his free time, Dr. Irving enjoys going to the gym, relaxing at the beach, riding bicycles, and spending quality time with his fiancé and Bernedoodle.
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