Preventive dentistry is the core philosophy essential to a child's good dental health and development.
A routine recall visit that includes periodic exam, prophylaxis/cleaning, and a fluoride treatment is essential every six months.
The office provides x-ray examination with state of the art
digital radiography. Digital x-rays
utilize a fraction of the radiation that traditional x-ray use. X-ray examination is used to diagnose tooth
decay, oral pathology, and growth and development.
We recommend sealant application on all patient's first permanent molars and second permanent molars. A sealant is placed in the deep grooves on the chewing surface of a tooth to seal the microscopic depth to a more brush able level.