Why Choose a Pediatric Dentist?

Posted by on Oct 5, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

Why Choose a Pediatric Dentist?

Northwest Children’s Dentistry is a husband-wife pediatric dentist team located in Tucson, Arizona.  If you’re wondering why you should choose a pediatric dentist over a general dentist to take care of your child’s teeth, here are a few reasons:

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“Made in the Shades” Sunglasses Contest

Posted by on Sep 21, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

“Made in the Shades” Sunglasses Contest

At Northwest Children’s Dentistry, we try to make our office a fun place for kids to visit.  We decided recently to give away sunglasses to all of our patients during their appointment, and with that giveaway, offer kids a chance to win more.

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What is a Sealant?

Posted by on Sep 7, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

What is a Sealant?

We receive a lot of questions about the procedures we perform on our patients.  One thing we might recommend for your child is a sealant.

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Preparing Your Child’s Teeth for Fall Sports

Posted by on Aug 17, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

Preparing Your Child’s Teeth for Fall Sports

It’s back to school time, and with it, a host of after school activities.  Your child may be enrolled in a sports program.  Here are some tips for protecting your child’s teeth as they become active this fall:

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Dealing with Dental Emergencies

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

Dealing with Dental Emergencies

Kids lead active lives and can find themselves in all kinds of predicaments.  As a parent, you know to be prepared in case an emergency arises.  If your child has a dental emergency, here are the following steps you can take:

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When Will My Kid Lose Their Baby Teeth?

Posted by on Jul 17, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

When Will My Kid Lose Their Baby Teeth?

Kids hit all kinds of milestones as they enter kindergarten: first day of school, first friends, first report cards.  But when will your child lose their first baby teeth?

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Tips for Dealing with Mouth Cuts

Posted by on Jun 8, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

Tips for Dealing with Mouth Cuts

As all parents know, kids are active, and they get cuts and scrapes every now and again.  While we’re all used to cuts on the knees and arms, a cut that causing bleeding in the mouth may alarm you.  But don’t panic.  Here are tips to help:

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Does My Teen Need Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Posted by on May 25, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

Does My Teen Need Wisdom Teeth Removed?

As we grow older, we get wiser.  And then there’s wisdom teeth.  We meet many parents of teenagers who worry about what age is right to have wisdom teeth removed.

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Protecting Your Child’s Teeth During Sports Practice

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

Protecting Your Child’s Teeth During Sports Practice

If you have an active kid, odds are good that they’re involved in one or several sports.  Sports are a great way for your child to stay healthy.

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Keeping your Toddler’s Teeth Healthy

Posted by on Apr 27, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off

Keeping your Toddler’s Teeth Healthy

Those baby teeth may be just growing in, but they play an important part of your children’s overall health.  There are many ways you can keep your toddler’s emerging teeth healthy:

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