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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.
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Preventing Dental Disease Starts with Assessing Your Unique Risk
...In this case, we use the acronym SAFE: stimulating Saliva flow when needed or applying Sealants on chewing surfaces most susceptible to decay; Antimicrobials that reduce unhealthy bacteria levels and give healthy bacteria an opportunity to thrive; incorporating Fluoride, a chemical known to strengthen enamel, through hygiene products or direct application to the teeth; and an Effective diet, low in sugar and acid and high in fresh fruits, vegetables and whole grains...

Although a Global Problem, Tooth Decay can be Prevented
...For children especially, further prevention measures in the form of sealants or topical fluoride applications performed in the dentist office can provide added protection for those at higher risk...

Research Confirms: Dental Sealants Really Work!
Have you heard about dental sealants...

Dental Care is Difficult but not Impossible for a Special Needs Child
...Keep up regular dental visits beginning around their first birthday for cleanings and preventive measures like topical fluoride or sealants...

Back-to-School Is an Excellent Time for a Dental Checkup
...Preventive Treatment Speaking of protecting your child's teeth, an end-of-summer appointment is a good time to ask about preventive measures like tooth-strengthening fluoride treatments or protective dental sealants...

Although a Challenge, Chronically Ill Children Need Tooth Decay Prevention
...Besides monitoring dental health, dental visits also provide cleanings and other preventive measures like topical fluoride or sealants;Brushing and flossing support...

Support Your Child's Dental Development with Preventive Care
...It’s also an opportunity to apply other preventive measures such as sealants that discourage tooth decay development on biting surfaces and topical fluoride for strengthening enamel...

4 Big Benefits for Beginning Early Dental Visits for Your Child
...Besides monitoring and treatment for decay, we can also perform measures to protect teeth (especially in children at high risk) through topical fluoride applications or sealants...

Protect Your Child's Long-Term Dental Health with Regular Office Visits
...Saving it by preventing and treating tooth decay with fluoride applications and sealants, fillings or even a modified root canal treatment could stop a bad bite and costly orthodontic treatment down the road...

Topical Fluoride Adds Extra Protection against Tooth Decay
...Sealants, which are applied to the nooks and grooves of teeth where plaque can build up, may also help...

How to Maximize Your Child's Dental Health Potential
...Promoting better Saliva function helps control acid levels, while Sealants applied to chewing surfaces strengthen these vulnerable areas against decay...

Dental Sealants can help Prevent Tooth Decay in Children
...One popular method is dental sealants, dental material coatings applied to the biting surfaces of teeth that fill in the naturally occurring pits and crevices...

Here's How You Can Protect Your Child's Teeth from Tooth Decay
...Besides removing any hard to reach plaque, your dentist may also apply sealants and topical fluoride to help protect and strengthen tooth enamel...

Tooth Sensitivity Could Be a Sign of Deeper Problems
...To address enamel erosion, your dentist may be able to protect and strengthen your teeth with sealants and topical fluoride...

Primary Teeth Decay Could Affect Your Child's Future Dental Health
...Sealants on the biting surfaces of teeth deprive bacterial plaque of nooks and crannies to hide, especially in back molars and pre-molars...

New Studies Show: Sealants Could Help Your Child Avoid Tooth Decay
...One of these used for many years now is the application of sealants to the biting surfaces of both primary and permanent teeth...

How to Care for Your Child's Valuable Primary Teeth
...This allows us to detect any developing cavities, as well as apply sealants and topical fluoride to help prevent decay...

Boost Your Dental Health With Soon-To-Expire FSA Funds
...These can include measures like regular dental cleanings, sealants or fluoride applications...

3 Reasons For Preserving a Decayed Baby Tooth
...Preventively, we can apply sealants on biting surfaces more prone to plaque buildup (the main cause of decay) and topical fluoride to strengthen enamel...

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