Visits to a modern dental office entail much more than checking for cavities and cleaning the teeth. Thanks to advances in dental technology, today’s dental patients have access to a much wider range of services than their counterparts in the past. Instead of using a one-size-fits-all approach to dentistry, we strongly believe in creating customized care plans based on ongoing relationships with each patient. We take pride in using state-of-the-art equipment to go complement our up-to-date treatment methods and advanced education. Our skilled multidisciplinary staff is dedicated to providing residents of our community with the best possible dental care using the gentlest and most effective techniques possible. Following is a short list of some of the services we provide.
We provide general family dentistry designed to keep patients smiling no matter what their age. Children and their parents love our gentle dentistry approach, and we excel in helping those with dental anxiety relax and be comfortable during the course of their treatment. We perform dental exams and cleanings as well as advising patients on preventive measures because we believe that the heart of excellent dentistry lies in prevention. Fortunately, the great majority of dental health issues can be minimized or even completely circumvented by practicing preventive measures such as careful attention to best practices in oral hygiene and making sure to schedule a routine exam and cleaning every six months. During the course of this exam, your dentist will perform a thorough check for the onset of conditions such as tooth decay and gingivitis. A general dental exam also includes oral cancer screenings.
Most people experience no pain and only minimal discomfort when having their teeth cleaned. The procedure usually takes less than 45 minutes and is an excellent way to keep your teeth and gums healthy and your smile bright.
You undoubtedly already know that in the past, fillings were made from a variety of metals, which made them look unnatural. Today’s fillings are made of composite materials that are the same color as teeth, which makes them virtually unnoticeable. As an added bonus, composite fillings help prevent tooth decay by providing superior sealing action. Composite fillings also require less drilling than their traditional counterparts, meaning that less tooth structure will be sacrificed in their installation.
Although we strongly believe in preserving as much of the tooth material as possible, we realize there are situations where the patient is much better off if teeth that are damaged beyond repair are removed, such as those that are in advance stages of decay, are chipped or broken beyond repair, or when severe periodontal disease is a part of the pic Our tooth extraction process is as painless as possible.
Implants, Bridges, and Dentures
We also provide our patients with restorative dentistry such as implants, crowns, bridges, and partial as well as full sets of dentures. As with our other services, we strive to put patient comfort foremost during the treatment process. We also work with you to identify the type of dental restoration options that best suit your individual needs and preferences. Traditional dentistry tended toward
We also provide a variety of cosmetic dental treatments designed to help you put your best smile forward. Studies show that confidence levels soar when smiles are bright and attractive, making it easier for people to excel in business as well as in personal relationships.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us to find out more about how our gentle dentistry practice can provide you and your family members with healthy teeth and an appealing smile.