Periodontal disease is an inflammatory process of the gingival tissues and/or periodontal membrane, the supporting and surrounding tissues of the teeth. This inflammation leads to abnormally deep gingival sulcus possibly producing periodontal pockets and loss of supporting bone.
Your initial (first) dental cleaning, in this office, may take more than one visit depending on the health of your mouth. If your last dental check–up was over three years ago, debridement or scaling may be necessary.
Mouthguard – A mouthguard is an individually molded device designed primarily to be worn for the purpose of preventing injury to the teeth and surrounding tissues.
Silver – Amalgam Fillings
Amalgam is a mix or blend of mercury with another metal or mixture of metals. They are called “silver” fillings because of their silver color when they are first placed. Amalgam fillings are usually used on the back teeth. It is one of the oldest filling materials and one of the least expensive.
Opalescence Tooth Whitening System
Opalescence is recommended for whitening discolored teeth prior to placement of composite, veneers, and/or crown. This product is effective is removing some or all of the internal tooth discolorations due to congenital, systemic, pharmacologic, traumatic, etc. factors and aging. The Ultradent Opalescence Tooth Whitening System is delivered through custom trays and is available in a variety of concentrations, formulations, flavors and configurations to meet all your whitening needs.
Opalescence Trèswhite Supreme
Trèswhite Supreme provides outstanding whitening with less sensitivity while rebuilding enamel and preventing cavities. Trèswhite Supreme is a pre-loaded whitening tray with an enhanced more comfortable fit. This pre-loaded tray is worn 30-60 minutes, once per day, with results in 5-10 days.
Crest White Strips Professional
Crest White Strips Supreme are professional strength and available exclusively through dental professionals. They provide custom tray level whitening with 15% Hydrogen Peroxide-the highest concentration available in a professionally dispensed take home whitening product. Results with these strips are usually in 21 days.
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