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New Patient

If you are a new patient, we are excited to welcome you to our practice! Our experienced and friendly team is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care in a fun and inviting atmosphere.


Patient Form

Before your first appointment, please complete the patient form. The forms provide us with important information about you and your child’s medical history.



Inquire about your insurance coverage before your appointment. This will allow us to efficiently process your claim and help you achieve the most out of your dental benefits.

Welcome to Children’s Dentistry of Abilene!


Our Goal is to Have Your Child Leave Our Practice With a Healthy Smile and a Positive Attitude Toward Their Dental Care.

Welcome to our dental clinic! Our team is friendly and experienced, and we will make sure you have a great visit. We understand how important your child’s smile is, so we strive to provide the highest-quality care in a comfortable atmosphere. You can rest assured knowing we use the latest techniques and materials when it comes to your child’s dental health.

We want to make sure you have all of the information you need before your appointment. If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We look forward to meeting you soon!

Our Services


We Focus on Prevention and Education!


Sedation Options

We understand that children can be anxious about going to the dentist. To help ease any fears, we have several sedation options available. This will ensure that your child is comfortable and relaxed during their appointment.

Special Needs Children

We are experienced in working with children who have special needs. We understand that each child is unique and requires individualized attention and care. Our team will work closely with you to ensure your child receives the highest-quality dental services.


Trauma Dentistry

In the event of a dental injury, our experienced team is here to help. We will provide your child with appropriate treatment and care to ensure their smile is restored as quickly as possible.


Teeth Cleaning

One of the best ways to ensure your child’s oral health is through routine teeth cleanings. Our team will provide a detailed and thorough cleaning to help maintain your child’s smile.

Call Us Today to Schedule a Visit.

(325) 692-9557


Meet the Doctors


Dr. Norm Poorman
Pediatric Specialist

Dr. Norm Poorman is from Kerrville, TX and attended Abilene Christian University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology; as well as, a Certificate in Missions in 1993.

He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1998 from Baylor College of Dentistry, then a two-year Certificate in Pediatrics from the University of Texas Health Science center in Houston. He is certified in IntraOral Sedation and adheres to high standards of care in his sedation monitoring and emergency equipment. Dr. Poorman is a member of the Texas Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association.

As true philanthropists and entrepreneurs, Norm and his wife Angel Poorman are actively creating local and global community and economic development and change. These high school sweethearts started their careers in the dental profession. But, their heart for people and for innovation has helped them create social solutions and business endeavors that lead to lasting change. Their core conviction is to empower through legacy, first to their two sons, and then to create structures that will endure time and benefit multiple generations. 

Norm is a true Texan. He loves people and he loves the land. His heart for people, especially children, is consistently displayed in his attentiveness as a Pediatric Specialist at Children’s Dentistry of Abilene that he established over 20 years ago. Norm’s love of creating access to comprehensive care has helped him establish a dental clinic in Mozambique and a mobile clinic in Guatemala. He and Angel have started and served in multiple dental campaigns all over the world. 

Norm’s heart for the land has earned him the 2010 Outstanding Conservation Rancher of the Year Award for helping save an endangered species. He loves preserving and utilizing the land he owns for its best potential. This has led him into multiple land and real estate development projects. Norm is currently using these skills and this passion in Texas Adventures, a wild game ranch in the big country region of Texas and in creating a community center in Escuintla, Guatemala in the aftermath of the volcanic eruption. 


Dr. Paul Lambert
Board Certified Pediatric Dentist

As a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, Dr. Paul is dedicated to continuing education, evidence-based practices, and adherence to the AAPD Guidelines. His personal philosophy is to develop a relationship that helps establish a dental home, so that each visit can be fun, educational, and prevention focused!

Dr. Paul was born in Los Angeles, CA, grew up in Charlottesville, VA, attended James Madison University, and then moved to Charleston, SC. After college, his first job was as a graduate assistant basketball coach at The Citadel, where he completed two Master’s degrees (Business & Health Administration). While in graduate school, he also helped conduct and write two dental research projects at The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) that were published. Most importantly, during this time, he met and married Erika.


Why Choose Us


We Are Committed
to the Oral Health of Children From First Tooth Eruption Through Their Teenage Years.


Quality Service

We strive to provide the highest-quality care for your child. Our experienced team uses the latest techniques and materials when it comes to your child’s dental health.

Licensed & Insured

Our clinic is fully licensed and insured. You can rest assured knowing that your child’s health is in good hands.

Competitive Pricing

We offer competitive pricing for our services. We believe no one should have to compromise on their child’s health and well-being.

Affordable Service

We offer affordable services for all of our patients. We believe everyone should have access to quality dental care, so we strive to keep our prices competitive.

Friendly Customer Service

We strive to provide friendly and welcoming customer service. Our team will make sure you have a great experience at our clinic.

Satisfaction Guaranteed

We are committed to providing our patients with the best possible care. If you’re not satisfied with our services, please contact us so we can make it right.



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We Are in-network With a Wide Variety
of Insurance Companies!

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Contact Us


Children’s Dentistry
of Abilene



2233 S Danville Dr.
Abilene, Texas 79605
United States


Call Us

(325) 692-9557

Open Hours

Monday – Thursday : 8 am to 5 pm
Friday : 8 am to 12 pm

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