Toys for Tots at Northwest Children’s Dentistry

Posted by on Nov 29, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

Toys for Tots at Northwest Children’s Dentistry

Thanks to everyone who’s donated food to Marana Food Bank at Northwest Children’s Dentistry.  We’re extending our food donations until December 14th.  As a bonus, we’re also collecting for Toys for Tots!

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Northwest Children’s Dentistry Collecting for Marana Food Bank

Posted by on Nov 5, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

Northwest Children’s Dentistry Collecting for Marana Food Bank

November 1st is the unofficial start of the holiday season.  The staff and pediatric dentists at Northwest Children’s Dentistry would like to get into the spirit of the season with food donations for those in need and you can help!

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Follow a Regular Dental Routine

Posted by on Oct 25, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

Follow a Regular Dental Routine

Life can get busy, and sometimes the simple stuff falls to the wayside.  No matter what’s on your schedule, we hope you remember to set up a regular dental routine for your child.  Here’s what we recommend:

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Have a cavity-free Halloween!

Posted by on Oct 11, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

Have a cavity-free Halloween!

It’s that time of year again: pumpkins, costumes, and candy.  Halloween!  We want our patients and their families to enjoy the holiday, so we’ve provided some tips on how to have a cavity-free Halloween.

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Why Get Sealants?

Posted by on Sep 25, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

Why Get Sealants?

At Northwest Children’s Dentistry, we believe that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.  We want to stop dental problems before they start, which is why we might recommend your child get sealants.

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The Role Baby Teeth Play in Dental Health

Posted by on Sep 13, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

The Role Baby Teeth Play in Dental Health

Baby teeth sometimes get a bad rap as not being as “important” as the permanent teeth that grow in after them.  Baby teeth, however, play an important role in children’s dental development that should not be ignored.

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Involving Parents in Dental Health

Posted by on Aug 30, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

Involving Parents in Dental Health

We all have memories of what going to the dentist means from our childhood.  Some of us may remember our parents sitting in the lobby while having work done.  New patients sometimes ask us if it is okay to accompany their child to the dentist chair.

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Pediatric Dentistry’s Top 3 Prevention Techniques

Posted by on Aug 13, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

Pediatric Dentistry’s Top 3 Prevention Techniques

An ounce of prevention is truly worth a pound of cure.  There are three basic prevention techniques that can drastically reduce the cavity formation.  Let’s go over each one in turn:

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Does Xylitol Really Help Reduce Cavities?

Posted by on Jul 26, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

Does Xylitol Really Help Reduce Cavities?

As your Tucson-based pediatric dentist, we receive all sorts of questions from our patients and their families.  One that comes up periodically is: Does xylitol realy help reduce cavities?

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How to Cavity-Proof your Child’s Teeth

Posted by on Jul 12, 2018 in Blog | Comments Off

How to Cavity-Proof your Child’s Teeth

Many children receive cavities, but your child doesn’t have to be one of them.  Here are some ways to reduce your child’s risk of cavities:

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