Q. I don’t have dental insurance. Do you have a credit plan or do you finance?
A. We do not personally finance your procedure or offer credit; however, we do work with Care Credit to offer you a financing option. Follow this link to view their website:
Q. What type of electric toothbrush should I buy?
A. It is better to get one with a brush head that vacillates (goes back and forth) rather than one that spins.
Q. When should I start bringing my child to the dentist?
A. It is best to have your child’s first appointment before the third birthday, but you can bring him/her in after their first tooth appears.
Q. How many times a day should I brush my teeth?
A. You should brush your teeth at least twice a day. If possible, it is better to brush them after each meal.
Q. Should I floss my teeth?
A. To help remove plaque buildup you should floss at least once a day.
Q. What is a dental implant?
A. An implant is a cosmetic procedure where a fake tooth, or teeth, is inserted in the jaw or gum of the patient. It replaces or restores a missing tooth similar to a bridge.
Q. What causes gum disease?
A. Gum disease is a bacterial infection caused by a build of plaque. Signs of this disease are bleeding gums and loose teeth. It can be prevented by brushing and flossing daily.