Preventative Care

Along with proper daily hygiene, the best way to avoid the dentist’s drill is to visit our office for regular cleanings twice a year.  We have a licensed dental hygienist on staff who specializes in providing excellent cleaning services.

A basic cleaning includes:

  • Plaque removal using gentle ultrasonic technology
  • Teeth polishing and flossing
  • Optional fluoride treatment

 

Other preventative services include:

  • Digital x-rays: The main tool to diagnosis dental cavities and other potential problems.  Plus digital technology make them faster and safer for the patient.
  • Scaling and root planing: A periodontal therapy that helps prevent further bone loss and overal development of periodontal disease.  This procedure can be done with anisthetic in order to reduce discomfort for the patient.
  • Oral hygiene instruction: We provide detailed instruction about correct brushing and flossing technique to ensure you maintain proper oral health.

Remember…Maintainence is the KEY!