Dental treatments often get a bad rap thanks to scenes in movies and television shows that depict a dental experience gone wrong. Many times, root canals are the treatments performed or mentioned leaving many patients nervous when this effective tooth-saving treatment is suggested. We want to take a few moments and explain more about this treatment and why it can be the difference between saving or extracting your tooth.
When was the last time you visited our office for a hygiene examination and cleaning? Has it been longer than six months? If so, we recommend calling today to schedule an appointment. When we provide hygiene examinations, we do more than just clean your teeth. We inspect for other conditions and diseases that can greatly affect not only your oral health, but your overall health as well. Read on to learn what we look for when we inspect your mouth.
When was the last time that you visited our office for a hygiene examination? If it has not been within the past six months, we encourage you to call our office soon and schedule an appointment. We know that many of our patients are getting back to rescheduling missed appointments from the past year. We wanted to give a friendly reminder to make sure that your oral health stays in the forefront of your mind. Delayed dental appointments can lead to decay and dental treatments that may have been avoided with routine examinations. Read on to learn more.
When visiting our office for a hygiene examination, many of our patients think that we are simply cleaning their teeth and checking for tooth decay. While that is accurate, we also examine for more serious issues that can develop and affect your oral and overall health. Gum disease is one of the diseases that we look for, and it affects more than 50% of the adults in the US. Many adults who are affected by gum disease are unaware.
Are you struggling with missing teeth and feel unsure which tooth replacement option is right for you? Or do you have an idea in mind but are concerned about the need to visit multiple offices and specialists? Dental implants are the best alternative to regular teeth, as the look and functionality of the implant mimics that of a natural tooth. At Pollard Dental, we are proud to not only offer dental implants as a tooth replacement option, but we are also a one-stop shop. We complete all aspects of the implant in our office so no need to worry about visiting several offices.
Do you long for a dentist who makes you feel like they truly care about you and your family and meeting everyone’s needs? At Pollard Dental, located in beautiful Silverdale, WA, we are committed to giving you and your children the absolute best in service, value, and quality.