James A. Forester, DDS Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Portrait of Dr. Williams

Meet Your Pediatric Dentist in San Luis Obispo, CA

Dr. Rachel Williams

Dr. Rachel Williams is a caring and compassionate board-certified pediatric dentist with 14 years of experience treating children of all ages and abilities. Before joining our team at Coastal Pediatric Dentistry, she practiced pediatric dentistry in the western suburbs of Chicago, IL. She believes that children’s oral health is inseparable from their overall health and well-being, and she is devoted to providing your child with excellent care and a positive dental experience.

Dr. Williams graduated from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, with a degree in Biology in 1997. She completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree also at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 2002, then gained her certificate in the specialty of pediatric dentistry at Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, in 2004.

She is a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. She has multiple professional affiliations including the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Her education and certification, combined with her continued training in the latest dental trends, treatment and technology, means your child will receive the highest quality of care.

Dr. Williams appreciates that each child is an individual and that all parents have specific concerns about their child. She is committed to addressing all questions and concerns while she gets to know your child and your family. “As parents, we play an integral role in every aspect of our children’s health. Together, we will provide your child with the foundation for a beautiful smile and a positive attitude toward dental health.”

Dr. Williams and her husband, Mitch, have four children, Elizabeth, Asher, Colin, and Simone, and a cat, Sophie.

Kids and PArents Love us

Our 5-year old had a great experience, despite needing a cavity filled. Dr. Forester spent a lot of time with us explaining everything and totally put our son at ease. We're glad we found you! ~ Destini C., Facebook Review
My 3 1/2 & 2 year old LOVE this dental office & Dr Forrester! Everybody in the office is friendly & make the visit fun for kids. Highly recommended! ~ Jen B., Facebook Review