(Scottsdale, AZ; Tuesday, February 19, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ --
February is National Children's Dental Health Month. Dr. Lee Weinstein, a
leading Arizona pediatric dentist in Scottsdale and his practice Dental
Associates for Kids Only, will be offering a Free Children's Dental Day on
Tuesday, February 19, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.
The first 30 patients that call and schedule appointments will receive
free of charge: comprehensive exams, cleanings, fluoride treatments and
necessary X-rays. Dr. Weinstein will also do a show and tell, and discuss
homecare, nutrition and diet counseling with patients and their parents.
Each patient will also receive a free dental health package containing: a
toothbrush, toothpaste, dental floss, homecare and nutritional
information, and prizes.
Parents should call to schedule an appointment asap: 480-767-5600.
12020 East Shea Blvd., Suite 8, Scottsdale, AZ 85259
Map, office tour and other information: http://www.littlewhitetooth.com.
Early childhood tooth decay (caries) is the single most common chronic
childhood disease -- 20 times more common than diabetes. Nearly 20
percent of preschoolers, half of second graders, and three-quarters of 15
year olds are adversely affected by tooth decay. There are 2.6 children
lacking dental coverage for every child lacking health coverage.
Dental Associates for Kids Only is a unique place where kids and their
families explore a fun travel theme; partner with Dr. Weinstein and his
staff in an engaging way to learn about good dental care; and feel
entertained, safe and comforted. Dr. Weinstein has the Southwest's
largest toothpaste collection, with more than 250 tubes from every corner
of the globe.
ADDITIONAL STORY IDEAS:
Most kids (and some adults) are afraid of the dentist and other doctors
because of bad early experiences. Dr. Weinstein would like to help
1) Giving them five strategies to help their kids overcome their fear of
dentists and doctors;
2) Recommending the five key things to look for when selecting a
healthcare professional for their kids;
3) Explaining the vast differences between a general dentist and pediatric
4) Offering six tips for caring for their kids' teeth at home.
|SOURCE Dental Associates for Kids Only|
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