Tampa Kids Dentist - Specializing in pediatric dentistry located in Tampa, Florida 33626 - (813) 576-0200
Children's Dentist in Tampa

Meet Dr. Catalina Botero

Dr. "Cat" Botero is dedicated to providing excellent care for her patients while helping preserve healthy smiles! She believes in the importance of having staff members that are fun, patient and caring and enjoy working with children.

She values the importance of time in today’s busy world, so she does her best to see her patients in a timely manner. Dr. Cat has state licenses to practice dentistry in Colorado and Florida. She is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Florida Dental Association (FDA) and affiliate member of the American Association of Pediatric Dentists (AAPD).  She stays on top of the latest developments in the dental field and attends continuing education courses regularly.

Outside of the office, Dr. Cat loves to spend time with her husband Leroy and their two children, Caro and Nico, ages 7 and 6.  Together, they enjoy boating, traveling and spending time at the beach.

As a Colombian native, she is fluent in both English and Spanish. She is excited to be working with you and your children and looks forward to treating your children as she would her own.

Children’s Dental Care in Tampa - Comprehensive Dental Care For Children of all Ages


Our Tampa-based facility is designed to ensure that your family gets the best care medicine and science can provide with a gentle and kind approach.

Our office offers a closeness to elementary schools and daycares, making it convenient for parents to take children to visit the dentist. Our well-trained staff has developed systems that allow patients and parents to move quickly through the treatment process with enjoyment!


Patient Reviews

  • Stella Velazquez Avatar

    Best dental experience - EVER! I took both my girls to see Dr. Catalina and all I can say is that we will never go anywhere else! Very happy we found her!

    Stella Velazquez
  • Estefany Cadavid Avatar

    I’m extremely happy about the service I received. The dentist and her staff were very friendly, sweet and patient with my anxious son. I’m definitely going there again. I highly recommend this dentistry.

    Estefany Cadavid
  • Hannah Sheaffer Avatar

    My daughter had her very first appointment today. The office was so beautiful and all the staff was so so nice! They were patient with my daughter and they did a fantastic job! I would recommend this office to all... read more

    Hannah Sheaffer
  • Kris Jones Avatar

    We have had an awesome experience with Lil Sunshine. The entire staff are warm and welcoming. Making us comfortable and at ease with our daughters dental treatment. Looking forward to growing up with them❤️

    Kris Jones
  • Farren Mullin Avatar

    The staff are absolutely amazing!!!!! My son is 3 years old and today was his very first dentist appointment. The dentist was very kind and patient with him. She took her time and laughed with him and made sure he... read more

    Farren Mullin
  • Mari Perez Avatar

    Today we had our very first visit with Dr.Botero & all I can say it was amazing! My kids have always been afraid to get a cleaning done but they did very good with her. Clean office ,very friendly staff... read more

    Mari Perez
  • Diana Acevedo Avatar

    Friendly staff, very nice dentist, definitely coming back.

    Diana Acevedo
  • Barb Edwards Avatar

    Dr. Cat is truly amazing! She made my child’s entire visit fun and comfortable. Her staff are also fully trained and conscious on the new protocol for COVID-19. Highly recommend this office to any parent! :)

    Barb Edwards
  • Rory Larken Avatar

    The young India provides exceptional customer service. She went over my sons treatment plan in great detail and made it effortless for me to understand. Also the office cleanliness was beyond exceptional. Dr. Cats office and staff are truly amazing,... read more

    Rory Larken
  • Lisa Marcos Avatar

    Staff was beyond exceptional! Will definitely be coming back!

    Lisa Marcos

New Patient Special Offers

New Patient Special

For Patients Age 4-18 Years Old

Exam, X-rays, Cleaning & Fluoride.

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New Patient Special

For Adult Patients 19+ Years Old

Exam, FMX x-ray, Cleaning & Fluoride.

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Does not include periodontal cleanings. Restrictions may apply