We’re Experts in Dentistry for Children

At Harrisburg Pediatric Dentistry, we’re dedicated to providing comprehensive and exceptional dentistry for children. Our doctors, dental hygienists, administrative, and support staff all believe visits to the dentist should be a fun experience, and our team is committed to making every child feel welcome, safe, and comfortable.

The goal for our family dentistry practice is to create a positive environment, where your children will learn the importance of proper oral hygiene. To prevent dental problems from ever starting, we teach children, early on, the important skills needed to ensure they maintain healthy, cavity-free smiles for life.

Our knowledgeable team is dedicated to educating every child who steps through our doors. We coach kids and their families on proper brushing and flossing techniques, and how to select the right type of snacks to keep smiles bright.


Meet Your New Family Dentist

Dr. Nate Shaw

Dr. Nate Shaw, DDS

Born and raised in Union County, North Carolina, Dr. Nate attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, graduating with distinction in 2006 and earning a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. Dr. Nate next attended UNC School of Dentistry, where he was in the top five percent of his dental class and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with honors. He then attended the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, serving as chief resident and receiving his Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Nate is a board certified pediatric dentist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry, and the North Carolina Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

With a passion for mission work, he has used dentistry to serve others in Ecuador, Kenya, and at dental clinics through the North Carolina Missions of Mercy program. He enjoys playing and watching sports, and is looking forward to starting his own family with his wife Kate.

Doctor Nate Shaw Reviews

Everyone was SO great! From entering into the office to the very end! My girls loved it! Dr Nate Shaw and his team are excellent! I would highly recommend them!! – Kaitlyn H.

Dr. Shaw was amazing with our three year old! He was so patient and kind as he filled a small cavity. Our son loves him!  – Luke B.