Diagnostic & Preventative Dental Care
Our hygienists and dentists partner with you in developing a personalized care plan to protect your smile and prevent problems before they start. Preventive care can save you time, money and unnecessary pain. An investment in your oral health Is an investment in your overall health.
Our Diagnostic & Preventative Dental Services
A combination of regular six month checkups, daily brushing! Preventing and diagnosing problems early is our goal.
Oral Cancer Screening
A simple, noninvasive procedure done as part of your checkup that allows your provider to check for signs of cancer. Oral cancer affects 50,000 Americans annually, but is very treatable when caught early.
Evaluation of alignment of teeth, arches and jaw. Orthodontic treatment addresses the oral function as well as esthetics. Our Dentists will provide a referral to an orthodontist if treatment is required.
TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint) Screening
Topical fluoride application fortifies emerged teeth. Supplements ingested fluoride from water which fortifies teeth as they develop and before they emerge.
A thin dental material is applied to chewing surfaces creating a barrier that protects the surface from cavity causing bacteria. Recommended for young children who are learning to properly care for their teeth as well as anyone prone to cavities.
Treatment for gum disease (periodontal disease), an infection of the tissues surrounding and supporting the teeth; a painless condition that is a major cause of tooth loss. May include more frequent cleanings or scaling and root planing.
Night Guards (Bruxism Guard)
Signs and Stages of Periodontal Disease:
- Persistent bad breath
- Swollen and tender gums
- Gums bleed when brushing
- Gums receding from teeth
- New spacing between teeth
- Teeth seemingly growing taller than surrounding teeth
- Loose teeth