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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Dental Services
... Services we offer include: Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Cosmetic Dentistry Services, teeth whitening, veneers, whitening and more Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Fillings, to make your teeth strong and healthy agai Invisalign, the alternative to metal braces Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect disease at a curable stage Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position Periodontal (Gum) Disease Therapy, to prevent tooth loss Pediatric Dentist, Dentist for young kids Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Professional Teeth Cleanings, to maintain good oral health Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to save an infected tooth Sealants, to protect children's teeth from decay Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMJ/TMD Treatment, for chronic jaw pain Tooth Extractions, when a tooth is hopelessly damaged or decayed Emergency Dental Treatment If you have a life-threatening or severe injury, call 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room...

Am I A Candidate For Dental Implants?
Before the development of dental implants, the options for replacing missing teeth were fairly limited to removable dentures, and dental crowns and bridges...

Getting Dental Implants Requires Minor Surgery
...But there’s more to them than that—they can also be used to support and secure removable dentures or fixed bridges...

Implant-Supported Dentures Could Contribute to Better Bone Health
...Removable dentures (also called overdentures) usually need only 3 or 4 implants on the top jaw and 2 on the bottom jaw for support through built-in connectors in the dentures that attach to the implants...

Bad Breath (halitosis)
...If you wear removable dentures, take them out at night and clean them thoroughly before replacing them...