Velscope Vx – Oral Cancer Screening

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Our patients rely on us to be experts in oral health. Your dental team is your #1 defense against Oral Cancer – in fact, a lifesaver, literally. No other medical professionals are as well positioned to address this potentially deadly disease in its early stages. The key is to identify abnormalities in the mouth in their most easily treated stage of development.There is a simple technology to help in your fight against oral cancer....

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Crowns

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What is a crown? A dental crown is a tooth-shaped “cap” that is placed over a tooth – covering the tooth to restore its shape and size, strength, and/or to improve its appearance. The crowns, when cemented into place, fully encase the entire visible portion of a tooth that lies at and above the gum line. Why is a dental crown needed? A dental crown may be needed in the following situations: To protect a weak tooth (for instance, from decay)...

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Periodontal Scaling and Root Planing

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What is scaling and root planing? Scaling and Root Planing is a gum therapy that removes contaminated debris, calculus (tartar), pus, and bacteria deep below the gum line in periodontal pockets. We follow the most effective protocol of soft tissue management which utilizes scaling and root planing, locally placed antibiotics, a periodontal therapy instrument for home care, prescription strength rinses, and much more to help you acheive and...

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