What is General Dentistry?

General dentistry plays a crucial role in maintaining the oral health of both children and adults. However, when it comes to pediatric patients, special care and attention are required. At our pediatric dentistry practice, we provide a wide range of general dental procedures that are specifically designed to meet the unique needs of children. Our experienced team is dedicated to ensuring your child's dental health while creating a comfortable and welcoming environment.

Why is General Dentistry necessary?

General dentistry for children serves various purposes, all aimed at promoting their dental well-being. Firstly, it focuses on restoring and maintaining proper oral function, making it easier for your child to eat, chew, and speak. Our procedures also address any pain or discomfort associated with their teeth, helping them enjoy a pain-free childhood. Furthermore, general dentistry addresses cosmetic concerns, ensuring your child's smile is both healthy and aesthetically pleasing.

Who Can Benefit from General Dentistry?

General dentistry is essential for every child's oral health. Our team is committed to providing comprehensive care for your child and family, creating a friendly and supportive environment. We take the time to understand each child's individual needs and tailor their treatment accordingly. Additionally, general dentistry offers preventative care approaches to protect your child's teeth and establish good oral hygiene habits from an early age.

What to expect with General Dentistry

When you visit our practice, we begin with a gentle cleaning and examination. This allows us to assess your child's dental health and create a personalized treatment plan. We understand the importance of considering your family's budget, and we will work with you to plan the most suitable treatments. Through a thorough consultation, we gain insight into your child's specific dental needs, ensuring their smile receives the best possible care. Some common general dentistry procedures for children include:

  • Fillings
  • White Crowns
  • Primary Teeth Root Canals
  • Preventative Care
  • Pediatric Extractions
  • Minor Oral Surgeries

Schedule an Appointment Today

If you're ready to schedule a dental appointment for your child, we invite you to call our office today. Our friendly team is here to answer any questions you may have and provide exceptional care for your child's dental health. We look forward to seeing your child's smile shine bright!

General Dentistry Services

Children's Dentistry

It's important to bring your child to see the dentist once every six months. Their six month checkup appointment allows us to examine their teeth and provide them with a dental cleaning.

Dental Cleanings

Keeping your teeth healthy and clean requires more than diligent brushing and flossing at home. In many cases, plaque will build upon different areas of the teeth...

Dental Emergencies

A dental emergency can occur at virtually any time, regardless of how well you take care of your smile. Unfortunately, it's not uncommon for many of these emergencies to leave a patient in severe pain and discomfort.

Dental Sealants

Sealants are thin, clear protective coverings that can be applied to the back teeth. They are meant to prevent cavities and deep staining that would otherwise occur if...

Dental X-rays

A dental x-ray is an image that enables us to see underneath the surface of teeth and gums. These images can help us to see decay, infections, impacted teeth...

Fluoride Treatment

Fluoride is most commonly found in dental products, like toothpastes and mouthwashes. It is designed to protect and strengthen a person's teeth, making them less...

General Anesthesia

General Anesthesia is designed to make dental procedures more comfortable for you. Local anesthetic is used to numb a specific area of the mouth. General anesthetic, or sedation, is used to put you into a deeply relaxed..

Oral Sedation

Oral sedation involves taking a small amount of medicine prior to your dental procedure. The medicine is designed to relax and calm you down enough for the work to be done.

Sedation Dentistry

Sedation has long been used in the dental field to help keep patients calm and comfortable. We understand that visiting the dentist isn't always a fun experience and that some people have anxiety related to their treatment.

Tooth Extractions

Extractions are done as a way to preserve your oral health and remove problematic teeth. In some cases, you may need to have teeth removed because of advanced...