Dr. Cindy Weideman
Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry
Cynthia L. Weideman, DDS (Dr. Cindy) grew up in Folsom and started working in our dental practice when she was only fourteen years old. She worked during the summer months sterilizing instruments, filing charts, and filling out insurance forms. While she was still in high school, she became a Registered Dental Assistant and started assisting her dad with treating their little patients. She attended Bella Vista High School, received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from UC Davis, graduated from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni Dental School in San Francisco in 1989, and completed her Residency in Pediatric Dentistry at UCLA College of Dentistry where she was chief resident. She is a Board Certified Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She was accepted into the American College of Dentists Fellowship in 2010 for outstanding ethics and professional commitment. In 2011, she graduated from the Kellogg School of Management’s Executive MBA Program for Dentists.
Dr. Cindy has advanced training in child psychology, developmental disabilities, and infant dental care. She is an active member of national, state, and local dental societies. She has created educational programs, oral health brochures, and published research on children grinding their teeth. Dr. Weideman is committed to providing excellence in pediatric dentistry and has annually been voted by her peers as “Top Pediatric Dentist” in Sacramento.
She is an active community leader, serving several years for the Child Health and Disability Prevention Program, the Maternal Child and Adolescent Health Advisory Board and six years as a Commissioner for the First Five Commission of Sacramento County. Dr. Cindy has had the opportunity to help thousands of children in the Sacramento area. She served as Dental Health Chairman for the Sacramento District Dental Society for many years, receiving the Presidents Award. She was recognized by the California Dental Association for her continued community involvement and was awarded their Community Service Award. Dr. Cindy also acknowledged by the National Foundation of Dentistry for the Handicapped for volunteer dental services for disabled patients. She was voted Person of the Year by the Roseville/Granite Bay readers of Style Magazine in 2011 and California Dental Association’s 2010 Star Member.
Dr. Cindy’s greatest joy is spending time with her family and appreciating nature. She is an avid runner and has a great love for the ocean and aquatic sea life.