When it comes to general dentistry providers, you have options. However, few general dentists have the wealth of experience, advanced training, technical skills, and personable manner as Dr. Hughes and Dr. Dunbar.
Tooth-colored fillings are an alternative to traditional metal fillings. Old-fashioned amalgam fillings are extremely noticeable and can reduce the strength of your teeth. New tooth colored fillings are safe, durable, and are virtually undetectable, making those around you think you’ve always had a flawless set of teeth.
Once upon a time, if you had a tooth with a diseased nerve, you’d probably lose that tooth. Today, with a special dental procedure called a root canal therapy you may save that tooth. Most of the time, a root canal is a relatively simple procedure with little or no discomfort involving one to three visits. Best of all, it can save your tooth and your smile.
Gum Disease Treatment
Maintaining healthy gums is an important part of achieving optimal dental health. Apart from causing bad breath and red, swollen or bleeding gums, gum disease can lead to tooth loss and a variety of other health problems. If we can detect and treat gum diseases early on, we can maintain the appearance of your smile and ensure the continued health of your mouth. We use various non-surgical, laser and antibacterial methods for early treatment of periodontal disease.
Bonding involves the direct application of a tooth-colored material to the tooth reinforcing the tooth structure and is typically used to create a more attractive smile. It is a simple and effective way to mask minor chips, cracks and stains on your teeth. Bonding can also be applied to change the size and shape of your teeth, creating a smile that appears more symmetrical and space free. This procedure provides a fast solution and the treated tooth will be virtually indistinguishable from your other teeth and your smile will look as good as new.