Fillings

Fillings

When patients think of fillings, usually unsightly metal comes to mind. At our office we offer composite fillings. A composite filling is a tooth-colored plastic and glass mixture used to restore decayed teeth. Composites are also used for cosmetic improvements of the... Read More
Extractions

Extractions

Tooth extractions are the removal of the tooth from its socket in the bone. Extraction is performed for positional, structural, or economic reasons. Teeth are often removed because they are impacted. Teeth become impacted when they are prevented from growing into... Read More
CT and Digital X Ray

CT and Digital X Ray

Dental cone beam computed tomography (CT) is a special type of x-ray equipment used when regular dental or facial x-rays are not sufficient. This type of CT scanner uses a special type of technology to generate three dimensional (3-D) images of dental structures, soft... Read More
Dentures

Dentures

A denture is a removable replacement for missing teeth and surrounding tissues. Two types of dentures are available — complete and partial dentures. Complete dentures are used when all the teeth are missing, while partial dentures are used when some natural... Read More
Dental Cleanings

Dental Cleanings

Regular visits to a dentist for dental cleanings are important to preserve dental health. Preventative services that our dental hygienists perform include fluoride treatment, sealant application, and scaling. We also provide scaling and root planning which consists of... Read More
Bone Grafting

Bone Grafting

Bone grafting may be necessary for some patients before having dental implant surgery. Bone grafting is needed to support the implant for patients who have undergone bone loss. It is a fairly simple procedure that is usually done under local anesthesia and sedation.... Read More