How Can I Improve My Dental Hygiene?
Regular brushing and flossing are key elements in improving dental hygiene for yourself and your family. We offer general dentistry services in that include teeth cleanings, fluoride applications and many other procedures designed to help you keep your teeth, gums and mouth as healthy as possible.
Dental Services for Children
What Dental Services Are Available for Kids?
Our dental practice offers dental sealants, fluoride applications, regular checkups and friendly smiles that can make children feel much more comfortable during their visits to our office.
Are Your Dental Services for Children Expensive?
We work hard to keep the cost of all our services affordable. Our administrative team can provide you with payment options tailored to suit your specific set of needs.
What Should I Expect During a Dental Exam?
Our dental exams typically include a visual inspection of your teeth and gums along with X-rays to provide added perspective on the overall health of your teeth.
How Much Do Dental Exams Cost?
The cost of your dental examination will depend on a few factors, including the type of insurance you carry and the extent of the examination process.
Gingivitis/Gum Disease Treatment
What Should I Know About Gingivitis?
Gingivitis is a common form of periodontal disease that can cause bleeding and irritation of the gums. Mild cases can sometimes be treated at home with proper brushing and the application of a dentist-recommended mouthwash.
How Much Does Gingivitis Treatment Cost?
If you require treatment in our office for gingivitis, we will discuss the costs of your treatment with you prior to beginning any work on your teeth and gums.
Mouth Guards for Sports
Why Do I Need a Mouth Guard for Sports?
Mouth guards are essential equipment for team members in contact sports. These dental appliances protect teeth from damage caused by strong impacts during physical activities.
Are Mouth Guards Expensive?
The cost for mouth guards is very affordable, especially when compared with the cost of repairing damaged or broken teeth.
What Are Night Mouth Guards?
For patients who grind their teeth at night, mouth guards are a good solution that prevents damage and protects teeth.
How Much Will Night Guards Cost?
Night guards are usually moderately priced and may be covered by your insurance plan. We can work with you to ensure the most affordable options for your specific set of needs.
What Is a Bruxism Guard?
Bruxism is the technical name for grinding your teeth in your sleep. A bruxism guard is more commonly referred to as a night mouth guard.
What Is Nitrous Oxide Sedation Used For?
Nitrous oxide is a gas that can induce relaxation in dental patients. This can help anxious patients to deal with dental procedures more easily.
How Much Does Nitrous Oxide Sedation Cost?
Nitrous oxide sedation is relatively inexpensive and can provide added peace of mind for patients nervous about pain or discomfort during their treatments with us.
Oral Cancer Screening
What Is an Oral Cancer Screening?
If you are at risk for oral cancer or have had tumors in the past, your dentist may recommend a comprehensive oral cancer screening. This can be included as part of your regular annual check-up.
How Much Do Oral Cancer Screenings Cost?
The cost of your oral cancer screening will depend on whether you need biopsy work or other diagnostic procedures as part of this process.
How Do Tooth Sealant Treatments Work?
Tooth sealants work by applying a thin layer of material over the enamel of your teeth. This can prevent cavities and tooth decay by keeping bacteria away from your teeth.
Are Tooth Sealant Treatments Expensive?
The cost of tooth sealants is based on the number of teeth to be treated, the age of the patient and other factors that can affect the condition of your teeth.
Why Choose Sedation Dentistry?
Sedation dentistry, in its many different forms, is intended to allow patients to relax through their dental procedures. This can reduce anxiety and stress for patients in our office.
Is Sedation Dentistry Expensive?
The added degree of monitoring and care required for sedation dentistry can increase the costs for patients to a moderate degree. The amount you will pay will depend on the type of sedation and the length of your procedure.
Is Oral Sedation Effective?
Oral sedation involves the use of pills or liquids designed to produce deep relaxation for patients undergoing dental procedures.
Understanding Dental X-rays
X-rays are used to create a more complete picture of the condition of your teeth and the health of your mouth. This can allow your dentist to create the right treatment plan for you.
The Cost of Dental X-rays
Bitewing X-rays are often covered by family dental plans. We will be happy to discuss the cost of X-rays and other diagnostic tests when you arrive to our office for an examination. Give us a call today to schedule your appointment.