What is General Dentistry?
General dentistry addresses the comprehensive diagnosis, treatment, and maintenance of patients' oral health. General dental procedures help to improve both the function and esthetics of your teeth, gums, and mouth. General dentistry is ideal for patients of all ages and is customized for each individual patient. We offer a wide range of general dental procedures that benefit your oral health and smile.
Why is General Dentistry necessary?
General dentistry has many different purposes. It helps to restore oral functioning so that it’s easier for you to eat and chew. Many procedures help to eliminate pain and sensitivity associated with one or more teeth. In addition, it serves to prevent dental problems from developing in the future through regular maintanence. General dentistry can also correct cosmetic issues so that you can feel comfortable and confident with your smile.
Who's a candidate for General Dentistry?
Everyone is a candidate for general dentistry procedures. Our goal is to provide you and your family with quality care in a relaxed and modern setting. We take the time to get to know each of our patients and specify care according to what they require. General dentistry especially seeks to provide preventative care to protect and maintain your oral health for years to come.
What to expect with General Dentistry
New patients begin with a comprehensive examination. This allows us to get to know patients and thoroughly evaluate their oral health needs so that we can create a customized treatment plan. Care is administered based on your individual needs and financial considerations. After a comprehensive examination, we can understand how your smile can be maintained or improved to look its absolute best. Some of the most common procedures you can expect with general dentistry include:
- Dental Cleanings
- Complete and Partial Dentures
- Root Canal Treatments
- Clear Aligners
- Night Guards
If you are interested in making an appointment at our office, call us today and we will be happy to answer any of your questions.
General Dentistry Services
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