provide thorough removal of soft and hard deposits (calculus) from your teeth at
periodic intervals determined by the individual needs of each patient.
active gum (periodontal) disease is found, it will be treated by cleaning,
scaling and root planing or referral to a periodontal specialist as determined
by the severity of the condition found.
Exams- We examine the teeth not only for cavities, fractures and excessive wear
but also the supporting structures, gum tissue and other oral structures.
The intra-oral cavity is examined for signs of any other disease process
that may be occurring.
We take sufficient x-ray films to make provide us with sufficient information to
insure no dental disease is present in areas that cannot be visualized. Only
We now have a panoramic x-ray machine available that will give us a film
showing all the teeth, jaw bone, and sinuses in one film.
We now have a panoramic x-ray machine available that will give us a film showing all the teeth, jaw bone, and sinuses in one film.
Diagnoses- If a problem is detected there are often several possible treatments that may be employed to correct the problem. We will provide you with these alternatives whenever they are available.
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Stephen C. Alsobrook, D.D.S.