Frequently Asked Questions
Do you accept dental insurance?
We accept most dental insurance plans.
Why do I need x-rays?
X-rays give your dentist a more complete picture of what is going on in your mouth. They can help determine the presence and placement of cavities, diagnose periodontal disease, and determine the state of your teeth.
What is Fluoride and why do I need it?
Fluoride is a natural mineral that can be found in some food and many water supplies. It can strengthen tooth enamel, and reduce the acid produced by the bacteria in your mouth. Using Fluoridated toothpaste and mouthwash are both good ways to create a healthy environment for your teeth.
Do you offer teeth whitening?
We offer several teeth whitening options. Schedule an appointment for more information.
How often should I visit the dentist?
Routine check ups are recommended every 6 months. Preventative care often catches problems early, so you can address them when they are small and less expensive.
How often should I change my toothbrush?
It is recommended to change your toothbrush every 3 months.
How can I prevent cavities?
The best cavity prevention is brushing and flossing twice a day, and regular dental check ups.
How can I prevent gum disease?
Good oral hygiene that includes brushing with fluoride toothpaste, flossing and using an antibacterial mouthwash. It’s also important to reduce the amount of sugary and acidic foods from your diet.
Do you offer after hours emergency care?
We do offer after hours emergency care for patients of record.
Do you offer finance/payment plans?
We are happy to offer outside financing and an in house membership plan.