It’s true what they say prevention is better than cure, Here at Todays Dentistry we offer periodic professional dental examinations that maintain and alert you to possible issues at the early stages. We suggest dental exams regularly which are great for your health and even better for your budget.
Welcome to the future of X-rays, our in-house Digital X-ray machines give you the latest in X-ray clarity, and safety, with up to a 90% reduction in radiation. This technology gives us unprecedented insight for diagnosis and catching potential problems early on allowing for much greater success rates and lower cost for you the client.
Get a new look in just one visit! If you’re looking for that perfect smile without the wait Cerac maybe your answer. Using computerized milling systems, the advanced Cerac process allows you to walk away the same day with that smile which traditionally would not be possible in such a short time frame. This patented technology is entrusted to only a few highly specialized dentists and is at the forefront of where modern dentistry.
If there was one single thing you could do to get your teeth looking clean and bright a professional teeth cleaning treatment by our highly qualified dental technicians is definitely it. Using traditional methods or even the new ultrasonic techniques that don’t involve scraping the teeth you now have more options that ever to get your teeth looking clean.
Oral Cancer Screening
As with any cancer, the key to the successful treatment of oral cancer is early detection and a comprehensive treatment plan. With over 35,000 Americans being affected every year with oral cancer, it’s crucial that you get regularly screened particularly if you’re above the age of 60. The test is pain-free and only takes a few minutes to complete.
Consider white fillings when your silver fillings are in need of replacement or if smiling simply makes you self-conscious. White fillings are just as attractive as they are durable! They are made of composite resin and matches your teeth’s natural color. They are also a great alternative for small to mid-sized cavities. White fillings are stain-resistant, strong, and unlike amalgam fillings, it requires less removal of your tooth structure.
Available at today’s dentistry for an array of dental issues. Whether it be a cracked or decayed teeth, cosmetic issues or a bite problem, dental crowns are an effective method to restore both the practical and esthetic aspects of your teeth with long-lasting results.
Porcelain Dental Crowns
For a more realistic dental crown that is practically indistinguishable from your natural teeth, you can’t get much better than Porcelain. They are also great for clients who suffer from allergies and are in need of a metal-free alternative. You`ll be happy to know they are also one of the most long lasting options as well! At the appointment, we will run through all the options available to you for a dental crown including our porcelain options.
Partial Dentures are a low cost practical method of replacing 1 or more missing teeth using the same principles as dentures. Available in both porcelain and plastic versions for the teeth with a gum colored plastic base partial dentures are great both esthetically and for practical reasons.
Oral DNA Testing For Genetic Periodontal Diseases
The ultimate in preventative dentistry, Oral DNA testing, commonly known as Salivary DNA testing and is a process used to establish a person’s genetic predisposition to oral related diseases. The test allows us to know if you are at risk of certain disease-causing bacteria before any visible signs take place. Allowing us to set in place preventive measures to reduce your chances of being affected further down the road.
Covers a variety of specialty treatments concerning the treatment of the dental pulp, this can include procedures such as treating cracked teeth or similar examples of dental trauma. The most common type of procedure relating to Endodontics is root canal treatment for which we have amassed a great deal of experience and expertise in the field. Take a deeper look at our page on endodontics including our procedure, risks, and approximate recovery.
This is a term used to describe a number of different surgical procedures that we offer at Todays Dentistry. Although we have many types of treatments available, it sometimes makes the most sense to use a surgical procedure to treat issues with greater effects. Some of these instances may be for Wisdom tooth extraction, Bone graft transfers or temporomandibular jaw disorder (TMJ) among others. Oral Surgery will be performed with the highest level of skill by our friendly experienced dentists or oral surgeons.
Suffering from Headaches, jaw pain and/or ear pain? Temporomandibular jaw disorder more often referred to TMJ might be the cause. Our treatment is designed to not only deal with the symptoms of discomfort but also to rectify the physical effects such as a misaligned jaw or the improper bite. The procedure usually takes place over a number of procedures to complete the process.
For some people, a trip to the dentist is a genuine fear, with this in mind we offer a service commonly known as sedation dentistry. Unlike general anesthetic which would leave you unconscious, sedation dentistry allows the patient to be conscious and responsive without the awareness and fear attached to visiting the dentist for a procedure. Once the sedative wears off you will feel well rested and without any memory of the procedures undertaken.
Halitosis or bad breath as it’s commonly known can be a very embarrassing condition for both the person with bad breath and people in their immediate vicinity. There are many reasons why this may be happening and to help resolve the issue a trip to our surgery is an excellent start. Our highly trained dentists can work will you in developing a treatment plan which will eventually remove the issue altogether.
Periodontal (Gum) Disease Treatment
Periodontal Disease is an infection of the gums and bones that support your teeth. This is common and is known to affect most people to varying degrees at some point in their lives it doesn’t make the problem any easier to deal with you’re the person involve. Luckily we are here to help, using some of the most groundbreaking techniques available. We can not only assure you of a positive outcome but may also be able to treat gum disease without the need for gum surgery even if you’ve been told to the contrary.