Sabino Hills Family Dentistry
A Great Dentist

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.

Get To Know Us
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.

Meet our Team

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs): Children's Dentistry

How can we help you?

We encourage our patients to be proactive when it comes to learning about their dental care. Dr. Michael Allen and our team always explain procedures in detail, and we know that there’s a lot to think about. That’s why it’s vital that you share any concerns or questions you may have about your proposed treatment. The best way for us to meet your expectations is to understand what’s important to you.

We’ve gathered a few of the questions our team hears most often and shared them here. You probably have many more of your own, so please call our office and a friendly member of our team will be happy to assist you.

Children's Dentistry

Three young girls smiling while playing in grass Children deserve healthy, problem-free smiles that allow them to go about the important business of being a kid. Unfortunately, too many children get slowed down because of dental problems that might have been avoided with proper preventive care.

Your job is to show them how to brush and how to develop a routine of healthy oral hygiene habits. Our job at Sabino Hills Family Dentistry is to provide the preventive services like routine cleanings and exams that support your at-home efforts.

Dental Treatments for Children in 85749

There are other practical treatments like fluoride applications that will also help keep your child’s teeth strong and healthy. Dental sealants are another weapon we have against cavities because they seal out food debris and harmful bacteria that collect on tooth surfaces. This is especially true of permanent teeth like molars and premolars that have deep crevices that are difficult to clean thoroughly.

Application of sealants is a simple process and does not require any drilling or anesthesia and can usually be completed during your child’s cleaning appointment. At our Tanque Verde, AZ office, our children’s dentistry services include fluoride and sealant applications. Please call us to arrange an appointment to learn more.

Mother, young daughter, and fatherIs your family overdue for their next dental exams? At Sabino Hills Family Dentistry, we make it easy for every member of your household to get excellent dental care under one convenient roof.

Benefits of a Family Dentist

In addition to the simplicity of keeping your family’s dental care in one location, some of the best benefits of visiting our family dentist in East Tucson include:

  • A wide range of dental treatments designed to accommodate smiles of all ages
  • Gentle, caring dentistry specifically for toddlers, children, and teenagers 
  • A dental office that can grow with your family and as your dental needs change throughout your lives
  • Access to comprehensive dentistry services including cosmetic, restorative, and orthodontic treatments 
  • Having a dental team that’s experienced when it comes to treating a variety of conditions 
  • Flexible scheduling and overlapping dental appointments for you, your spouse, and your children
  • Access to a network of trusted specialists and dental colleagues who can help in the case of a unique dental challenge 

Contact Our East Tucson Dental Office

You and your family should visit the dentist every six months for your routine teeth cleaning and dental exam. If it’s been more than six months, you’re overdue! Contact our family dentist in East Tucson at (520) 760-6044 to schedule your family’s next dental appointments today. 

At Sabino Hills Family Dentistry, we see children as soon as they have all their baby teeth, but no later than age one. We love providing dentistry for kids to make sure they have a Tucson dentist Dr Allen holding babypositive experience every time they visit our Tucson dental office. Getting your child started on a lifetime of good oral health care habits is one of the best things we can do for them.

Your Child's First Dental Visit

The goal of the first visit is for us to meet them and let them see that going to the dentist is fun. We’ll give them a ride in the chair, count their teeth, and show them how to brush. Using panoramic x-rays (no film), we’ll take pictures to get a baseline for future treatment.

We understand how important it is that we gradually get your child used to being around us in the office environment. Our professional team takes all the time necessary to treat your children with the special attention they need to help them feel safe and secure.

Contact our East Tucson Dental Clinic

As parents, we know that you probably have concerns about your child’s first trip to the dentist. Please do not hesitate to contact our Tucson dental office, and we’ll be happy to arrange a visit so you can get to know Dr. Allen and our caring team.

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