A healthy smile rests on a foundation of proper homecare and professional therapies. Backed by a knowledgeable team, our doctor offers comprehensive general dentistry to prevent and treat dental decay, gum disease, and other conditions that impact the health and function of your smile. Stopping problems before they start pays off in big ways for you now and in the future. You’ll save time, money, and potential discomfort by maintaining and improving your oral health through preventive care.
Checkups & Cleanings: Your First Line of Defense for a
At your comprehensive checkup, the doctor will evaluate your teeth, gums, jaw joint function, and occlusion (the way your top and bottom teeth fit together). He’ll use the state-of-the-art ViziLite system to screen you for oral cancer. ViziLite utilizes a special mouth rinse and light to identify suspicious oral lesions. An oral cancer screening with ViziLite is quick, comfortable, and a crucial component of your checkup that just might save your life.
Your first appointment serves as a baseline to determine your current level of oral health and lets the doctor set a course to improve your dental wellbeing. Subsequent checkups enable us to keep an eye on potential issues and provide conservative treatment to prevent your smile from sustaining major damage.
A Healthy Smile & Healthy Body Go Hand in Hand
Periodontal (gum) disease has been linked to many whole-body health complications, including osteoporosis, dementia, heart disease, stroke, low birth weight, and pulmonary issues. During your dental cleaning, the hygienist will remove hardened plaque from your teeth to lessen your risk of gum disease and improve your oral and overall health.
Serious Athlete or Weekend Warrior?
No matter your level of athletic endeavor, you’ll enjoy the protection and the performance provided by Under Armour Performance Mouthwear™. This leading-edge, custom-fitted athletic mouthguard prevents the clenching that increases the stress hormone cortisol and inhibits performance. Powered by ArmourBite® Technology, Under Armour Performance Mouthwear increases strength, stamina, and reaction time to put you at the top of your game.
Make Bedford Dentistry your home for quality care. Call today to schedule an appointment and experience the personalized service and one-on-one attention you deserve.