Learn more about Dental Health...
Daily brushing and flossing will keep dental calculus to a minimum, but a professional cleaning will remove calculus in places your toothbrush and floss have missed. Your visit to our office is an important part of your program to prevent gum disease. Keep your teeth for your lifetime. Learn more about Oral Hygiene.
The first "regular" dental visit should be just after your child's second birthday. The first dental visit is usually short and involves very little treatment. We may ask the parent to sit in the dental chair and hold their child during the examination. The parent may also be asked to wait in the reception area during part of the visit so that a relationship can be built between your child and your dentist. Learn more about Pediatric Dentistry.
Periodontal diseases are infections of the gums, which gradually destroy the support of your natural teeth. There are numerous disease entities requiring different treatment approaches. Dental plaque is the primary cause of gum disease in genetically susceptible individuals. Daily brushing and flossing will prevent most periodontal conditions. Learn more about Periodontal Maintenance.
What is a Pediatric Dentist? What is a Periodontist? What is a Pediatric Dentist? Learn more about the different Dental Specialties.