Dental Exams and Cleanings

Dental exams and cleanings are an important part of maintaining good oral health. While many people are advised to come in every six months, others may need to come in for care more often. Putting off your dental exam and cleaning for intervals longer than 6 months between visits may put you at risk for […]

Dental Fillings

If your tooth structure has been damaged due to decay or fracture, your dentist may recommend a filling. Composite resin fillings are white fillings designed to match your natural tooth color. These fillings are bonded to your tooth and can allow for more conservative removal and repair of tooth structure. Glass ionomer fillings are another […]

Dental Sedation

For patients that are anxious to have dental treatment or prefer a more relaxing experience, dental sedation options can prove helpful. In our office we are happy to offer our patients nitrous oxide or minimal sedation with oral medications. Nitrous oxide (AKA “laughing gas”) can be administered safely to most children and adults by our […]

Oral Surgery/Extractions

As dentists we try to help out patients avoid the need to remove a tooth whenever possible. However, certain conditions may make tooth extraction the most appropriate option. Some extractions can be completed in our office while other times a referral to a local oral surgeon may be recommended or required. Several conditions may necessitate […]