Maintaining good oral health is important to your overall health as well. Learn what to expect from a basic dental checkup.
- Same-day appointments
Gum disease treatments
In addition to daily brushing and flossing, you can help protect your oral health by seeing your dentist regularly for checkups. It’s recommended that most people get a dental checkup every six months, but your dentist may recommend more frequent or fewer visits, depending on your dental health history.
Any dental emergency like an injury to the teeth or gums can be potentially serious and should not be ignored. Ignoring a dental problem can increase the risk of permanent damage as well as the need for more extensive and expensive treatment later on.
Extruded (partially dislodged) tooth.
If you have stained, broken or uneven teeth, cosmetic dentistry can help. Cosmetic dentistry is different from orthodontic treatment, which can straighten your teeth with braces or other devices.
Bleaching to make teeth whiter
Repairing chips or rough spots with fillings that match your teeth
Filling cavities with tooth-colored materials
Reshaping teeth that don’t match the others
Closing gaps between teeth
Covering broken teeth with porcelain crowns
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Improved oral health