kevinKevin Boyd is a board-certified pediatric dentist with over 20 years experience delivering outstanding dental healthcare to infants, children, adolescents, and young adults with physical and/or mental disabilities, and other special needs.

After graduating from Loyola University’s Chicago College of Dentistry in 1986, he attended the University of Iowa for his advanced residency training in Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Boyd also holds an advanced degree (M.Sc.) in Human Nutrition and Dietetics from Michigan State University where he participated in research projects related to unhealthy eating and how it contributes to tooth decay, obesity and Type 2 Diabetes.

His strong academic background in nutritional biochemistry has been instrumental in motivating the importance he places on nutrition as being a key component of each child’s dental health plan.

He has received specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and further advanced continuing education and clinical training by Gnathos, a prestigious institute of advanced education in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics for growing children.


At Dentistry for Children, our professionals are experienced in caring for special needs children as they often require gentler care and a comforting environment. Pediatric dentists receive specialized education, beyond that of dental school, which involves training to care for patients with special needs. Read about how we specialize in caring for children and adults with special
Dr. Boyd is recognized as a leading clinician in Chicago for diagnosing and treating interferences to normal growth of the teeth, jaws, and face.

Kevin L. Boyd
1721 North Halsted
Chicago IL 60614
Dentist in Lincoln Park
Phone: 312.988.9855