Periodontal Disease

Signs & Symptoms of Periodontal Disease Periodontal disease – also known as gingivitis and periodontitis – is most easily identified by the visible symptoms it causes as it progresses. In its beginning stages, a periodontal disease often causes no symptoms at all, making it difficult for the average person to notice. Periodontal disease is a […]

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Full Mouth Rehab

A full mouth restoration offers cosmetic options to patients who have experienced a variety of dental traumas. From those who grind their teeth (bruxism) to those who have had oral cancer to drug users looking for a fresh start, a full mouth restoration will improve both the aesthetics of your mouth and the function. This […]

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Preventative Health

Dental Cleaning & Consultation Preventative care is a foundation of dentistry. The American Dental Association recommends visiting your dentist regularly – usually about twice yearly – for full cleanings, examinations, and consultations for potential treatment. Professional dental cleanings help remove built-up plaque that is not removable using conventional brushing and flossing. Dr. Sammons and Dr. […]

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Dentures and Partials

Dentures Dentures are an effective and affordable way of replacing missing teeth. Composed of a durable plastic resin and sometimes porcelain, both partial and full dentures can be fabricated to look and feel natural. Today’s dentures are custom-fit to make it possible to eat foods with confidence and speak articulately. Depending on your preferences and […]

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root canal treatment

Root Canals

Root Canal Treatment Root canal treatment is a procedure used to clear infected pulp away from the pulp chambers and canals of a diseased tooth. Infections occur when bacteria are allowed to enter the pulp – often due to untreated decay or a crack in the tooth. During a root canal, the tooth is opened […]

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Crowns and Bridges

Dental crowns and bridges are custom-fitted tooth prosthetics that are used to replace or restore damaged or missing teeth. Crowns – also known as caps – are fixed over the surfaces of natural tooth structures or dental implants. Bridges are used to fill in the gaps left by missing teeth and are anchored in place […]

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Composite Tooth-Colored Fillings

Composite Tooth-Colored Fillings

Conservative Treatment To maintain healthy tooth structure and conserve your beautiful smile, we recommend having your teeth checked and cleaned every six months. When we are able to detect cavities early, it allows us to retain the most of your natural tooth structure. During the restorative procedure, Dr. Sammons and Dr. Laurent will remove bacteria, […]

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