Sabino Hills Family Dentistry
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A Clean & Safe Practice

We go above and beyond the ADA and OSHA recommended standards to make our Tucson dental office a clean and safe place for your family. Before your visit, we disinfect all of our equipment in a designated area with state-of-the-art sterilization technology. We also thoroughly sanitize each room between patients. We worry about the cleanliness of our office so you’ll never have to.

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Dr. Michael Allen

Meet Dr. Michael Allen

Dr. Michael Allen and our dedicated professional team work hard to create a practice that is current with all the latest dental technology and updated procedures. But our basic mission has always remained the same – to provide all members of your family with personalized quality care that exceeds your expectations. For the past five years, Dr. Allen has worked at Mariposa Community Health Center in Nogales and Rio Rico providing dental care for underserved families in Southern Arizona. He truly loves what he does and brings that positive attitude to work on a daily basis.

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Don’t Fall for Oral Health Misconceptions

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How much do you believe you know about maintaining good oral health? Many people think they have a good grasp of what they need to do to support a healthy smile. But a recent worldwide survey indicates that a large gap exists between the facts and what people believe to be true.

Myth 1: Brush Your Teeth Immediately after Every Meal

An average of 50% of individuals surveyed believes that brushing teeth their right after a meal is good for their oral health.

However, the truth is that sugars and acid in the foods you eat break down enamel for as long as 20 minutes after eating. Interrupting this process with brushing can ...

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3 Tips Based on the Latest Research in Childhood Cavities

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The connection between cavities and sugar in your child’s diet is well known. Bacteria thrive on sugar and create acid as a byproduct. It is the acid that results from this process that causes cavities.

Most tooth decay is blamed on the strain of bacteria called Streptococcus mutans. However, a recent study published in Science Daily states that a type of yeast called Candida albicans may also contribute to childhood caries. While the authors of the study are hopeful about a new therapeutic approach to address the action of Candida albicans, it may be a while before it is available to our patients.

But the team at our children’s dentistry ...

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Myths and Facts about Dentures

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If you have negative feelings about dentures, it’s understandable. Maybe you remember your grandfather’s dentures slipping when he coughed, or you just can’t get over the dreadful appearance of yesterday’s one-size-fits-all dentures.

It’s true that dentures used to be the last resort for people who had lost teeth due to improper care. They were rough, uncomfortable to wear, ill-fitting, and looked fake. Luckily, things have changed quite dramatically over the last thirty years.

Fortunately, dental materials, techniques, and technology have all played a part in making dentures in Tucson more natural looking and comfortable than ever before. We now have the freedom to fully customize the fit and feel of your ...

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Our Solutions for Restoring Your Teeth

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Living with damaged or unhealthy teeth can take its toll on your appearance and your ability to enjoy life fully.

If you are a patient in Tucson, AZ who is looking for restorative dentistry treatment, you may be unsure of exactly what it is you need to regain a healthy smile. At Sabino Hills Family Dentistry, we offer a broad range of restorative dental treatments designed to get your oral health back on track, no matter what problem you’re facing.

Types of Restorative Dentistry

  • Chipped, Cracked, or Broken Teeth – These flaws are usually easy to fix with veneers, porcelain crowns, or dental bonding.
  • Damaged or Unhealthy Teeth – When a tooth is ...

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3 Tips to Help Relieve Bad Breath

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All of us have bad breath occasionally. But it’s usually the result of consuming smelly foods like garlic and onions. This kind of bad breath is easy enough to remedy - you pop a breath mint in your mouth to mask the odor until you can get home to your toothbrush and mouthwash.

But what if you have chronic bad breath and friends or coworkers instinctively back away when they speak to you? If you experience chronic bad breath, here are a few tips for freshening your breath from top Tuscon dentist Dr. Michael Allen.

Tips for Fresh Breath:

  1. Rinse Your Mouth after Every Meal: You know that you need to brush ...

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Spring Giveaway!

Nothing means more to us than knowing we've earned your trust and hearing about your personal experience at our office. We know it's hard to find a well-trusted provider so when you refer your friends and family to our office, we want to make sure you know how thankful we are. Your feedback is essential to helping us provide the highest quality of care and we certainly value it. As a way to say THANK YOU for your trust and feedback, we are giving away 3 AMAZING PRIZES at the end of this month!


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Are Veneers Right for Your Smile Makeover?

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Are you tired of putting up with little dental flaws that detract from your appearance and make you feel self-conscious? Have you considered porcelain veneers but aren’t sure they’re right for you?

At our Tucson, AZ dental office, we offer cosmetic dentistry that can transform your teeth and fulfill your vision of a healthier, more beautiful smile!

Transform Your Smile

Porcelain veneers are a popular treatment for our patients because the results are so dramatic. A veneer is a thin shell of porcelain that is bonded to the surface of your teeth. This design makes it possible for us to use veneers to correct a variety of esthetic problems.

  • Hide chipped, cracked, or ...

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