Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Dental Cleanings for Kids of All Ages

image of a family with dental hygiene students at clinic.

Help support community college dental hygiene students by scheduling a dental exam and cleaning now!

The Rio Salado Dental Clinic is particularly interested in serving children ages 4-17, to give dental students the practical experience they need to graduate and succeed in their careers.

Fees for a basic cleanings:
$25 for ages 4-11
$35 for ages 12-17

A parent or legal guardian must accompany children to their appointments. Appointment times may vary, lasting 1-3 hours, depending on the age of the patient and type of cleaning.

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Appointments are available Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m. and Fridays at 8 a.m., now through April 22, 2016.

Please call 480-377-4100 to schedule an appointment. 

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The Rio Salado Dental Clinic provides quality preventive dental hygiene services at discounted rates for kids of all ages-- including MCCCD employees and the public-- all year long!

parent review x-rays with dental hygiene student.All new patients must have a screening visit prior to a dental hygiene appointment.

Comprehensive services include: blood pressure screening, oral exam, X-rays, cleaning and polishing, fluoride application, gum disease screening, oral hygiene instruction, and other selected services, including sealants and dietary counseling.

The Rio Salado Dental Clinic is located at 2250 W. 14th Street in Tempe.

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Interested in a dental career? Visit this web page to learn about Rio Salado's Dental programs.