We work with you to keep your mouth, teeth and gums healthy. Based on the needs of each individual patient, we develop an effective preventative program that defends against dental diseases and conditions.
Good oral hygiene starts with regular dental cleanings. Regular teeth cleaning helps remove plaque and tartar build-up, which contribute to periodontal disease. We recommend all patients schedule this 45-minute appointment twice each year.
Dental x-rays are essential diagnostic tools that provide valuable information to help us evaluate your oral health. We can look at what is happening beneath the surface of your teeth and gums to identify any potential problems and create an individualized treatment plan.
This is a topical fluoride treatment that adheres to the teeth for several hours. It is an important preventive measure especially for children. The varnish is used to prevent decay and remineralizes teeth. In adults, fluoride varnish can help reduce cold sensitivity in teeth.
This is a coating that is applied to the chewing surface of back teeth It is a cost effective and painless method of preventing cavities in children.
In today's stress filled world, people often react by grinding and clenching their teeth. This leads to wear on teeth and often pain in the jaw area (TMJ - temporomandibular joint). Most of the time this habit occurs while you are sleeping. A nightguard that fits securely over the teeth is one way to decrease the amount of wear on the teeth and the pain associated with this habit. A nightguard is a removable appliance.