General Dentists in Detroit

Visiting a general dentist regularly for an oral exam and cleaning is essential to preserving your teeth and gums. In fact, seeing a dentist regularly can prevent more severe – and expensive – dental issues from occurring in the future.

Why You Should Go to the Dentist

A general dentist in Detroit is your best line of defense against severe gum disease and tooth decay. Without regular dental visits, you may not know when gingivitis or cavities are damaging your oral health. Fortunately, many dental problems are reversible when treated in a timely manner. If you’re ready to achieve your best smile, call our general dental office today to make an appointment.

What Can a General Dentist Do for Me and My Family?

General dentists provide a full scope of dental services instead of focusing on a particular branch of dentistry. As your primary dental care provider, a general dentist administers regular dental exams, cleanings, and routine procedures like tooth fillings. Our skilled general dentists work diligently to treat dental health problems before they cause severe damage. To learn more about our services and to make an appointment, give our dentist general practice a call.

The General Dental Services Available to You

Our general family dentistry practice offers a host of valuable dental services to both adults and children. The following are the general dentistry services currently offered by our experienced dentists.

  • Bad Breath Treatment
  • Crowns
  • Dental Bridges
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dental Implants
  • Dental Reconstruction
  • Dental Sealants
  • Dentures
  • Fillings and Restorations
  • Gingivitis/Gum Disease Treatment
  • Oral Cancer Screenings
  • Root Canal Therapy
  • Snore Guards
  • Tooth Extractions

How Often Should I Go to the Dentist for Cleanings?

One question we often receive from our patients is, “How often should I visit a general dentist near me?” The answer will be different for every person, but most healthy patients are advised to see a general dentist every six months. Those with complicated dental health problems will likely need to visit the dentist more often.

How Much Does a Dentist Visit Cost at Your Office?

Many patients have questions about cost when receiving dental care. The price of a dental visit will depend on the treatments administered and your insurance coverage. Please give us a call if you have questions about insurance or your payment options.

How a Dentist Keeps Your Teeth Clean

While brushing and flossing at home is an essential part of oral hygiene, they are no replacement for a professional dental cleaning. When a dentist or dental hygienist cleans your teeth, he or she will use a variety of instruments to clean hard-to-reach areas of your mouth. Regular cleanings can prevent harmful plaque and tartar from damaging your teeth and gums.

How Long Do Dental Visits Normally Last?

Routine general dentistry services, including checkups and cleanings, are typically completed within 30-60 minutes. However, extensive dental work can take several hours to complete. Give us a call if you have questions about the length of your dental visit.

How to Prepare for Your Dentist Appointment at Our Dental Practice

Being prepared for your appointment is a good way to alleviate dental anxiety. To make the paperwork process easier, have information about your current prescriptions, medical history, and insurance available. If you’re nervous upon arriving at our office, please let us know. Our staff members can often help relieve your anxiety.

Bad Breath Treatment

Causes of bad breath include the breakdown of food particles in your mouth, bacteria buildup, mouth dryness and tooth decay. In Detroit, your dentist will work with you to help identify the underlying causes of chronic bad breath and prevent […]

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Crowns

Do you have a chipped or cracked tooth? Our dentist will explain how a tooth crown can save the tooth and improve its appearance.

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Dental Bridges

If you are missing one or more of your teeth, our doctors in Detroit may be able to restore your smile using a dental bridge. Bridges are composed of a replacement tooth or teeth supported on either side by a […]

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Dental Implants

Looking your best and making a positive impression on others is a high priority for most of us. A bright and beautiful smile can make a positive impact on the way others react and respond to you. If you are […]

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Dental Reconstruction

As part of a carefully planned combination of general, cosmetic and orthodontic dentistry, dental reconstruction is a comprehensive treatment approach for patients with mild to chronic pain from severe dental problems, such as tooth loss, facial muscle distortion, gum disease […]

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Dental Sealants

Dental sealants act as a barrier to prevent cavities. The treatment entails applying a thin, safe plastic coating to the molars, which are the most commonly used teeth for chewing, protecting them from plaque and acids. The process of applying […]

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Dentures

Your teeth help maintain the structural integrity of your face, they aid in digestion, and they help you to speak clearly. When many or all of your teeth are missing, all of these things are adversely affected. You may also […]

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Fillings and Restorations

Our dentists in Detroit offer dental fillings to treat cavities. Dental fillings can also be also used to repair cracked or broken teeth. Ask about tooth-colored fillings that make your mouth look more natural and attractive.

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Gingivitis/Gum Disease Treatment

Gum disease treatment in Detroit is diagnosed to prevent and treat a variety of diseases affecting the gums. Also known as gum disease, periodontal disease involves bacterial growth (a colorless film called “plaque”) that gradually destroys the tissue surrounding the […]

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Oral Cancer Screenings

The National Cancer Institute estimates more than 40,000 new cases of oral cancer within the year. The sooner cancer is found, the better the odds of overcoming the disease become. Your Detroit dentist will perform the screening during your routine […]

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Oral Hygiene

What does oral hygiene have to do with your smile? Everything, because it protects the health of your teeth and gums by preventing tooth decay, gum disease, and bad breath. Good hygiene can be attained through at-home dental care every […]

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Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy or a root canal procedure can relieve the pain caused by diseased or injured pulp tissue in the center of the tooth. Many times, this tissue cannot repair itself and root canal therapy is required to save […]

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Snore Guards

Clinically proven to reduce snoring, the Snore Guard® is a small oral appliance worn while sleeping. The custom-fit device our Detroit dentist create, helps to prevent your tongue and jaw from slipping when your muscles relax, therefore blocking your air […]

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Tooth Extractions

Unfortunately, teeth can become diseased, damaged or injured over time, and in some cases, may need to be removed (extracted). If this should happen to you, one of our highly experienced dentists in Detroit will make the tooth extraction experience […]

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