Gum Disease / Hygiene Maintenance

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Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a common dental issue that can negatively impact your oral health. There are two main forms of gum disease: gingivitis and periodontitis. Gingivitis is a mild form of gum disease characterized by gums that are red, swollen, and/or receding. When gingivitis is not successfully treated, then it […]

Family Dentistry

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Family dentistry encompasses a broad range of diseases and disorders of the oral and maxillofacial region. Everyone should see a family dentist for routine oral health examinations, twice-yearly cleanings, and treatment of routine oral health complications, such as minor tooth decay. Family and general dentistry is as much about prevention as it is about treatment. […]

Cosmetic Dentistry

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Your smile is the first impression that others have of you, so it makes sense that you would want it to be bright, white and healthy. According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, more than 99 percent of all American adults believe that a smile is an important asset for social situations. Perhaps that […]

Dental Implants

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Dental implants are artificial tooth roots made from titanium screws that are surgically implanted into the jawbone. As they heal, dental implants fuse with surrounding bone and provide a solid foundation for replacement teeth. Replacement teeth can take the form of dental prostheses such as crowns, bridges, or dentures. All these dental prostheses are carefully […]

Root Canal Treatment

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Root canal treatment is an endodontic procedure used to remove infected pulp from the pulp chambers and root canals. Pulp infections, also known as pulpitis, can occur when decay-causing bacteria reach the inside of the tooth from untreated decay or a crack in the tooth. Once the inside of the tooth has been infected, a […]

Crowns & Bridges

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Dental crowns and bridges are two types of dental restorations that are commonly used to restore damaged, decayed, or missing teeth. A dental crown is a tooth-shaped cap that fits over the top of an existing tooth, while a dental bridge is composed of two dental crowns fused to one or more fake teeth that […]

Tooth Colored Fillings

Molar Fissure dental fillings

Composite fillings, also known as white fillings or tooth colored fillings, provide a non-invasive method to restore teeth that are damaged, decayed, or discolored. Composite fillings are made from dental composite resin, which is a mixture of ceramic and glass particles dispersed in a plastic resin. Composite fillings can bond directly to the enamel, creating […]


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Invisalign® is a minimally invasive orthodontic treatment method that utilizes clear aligner trays to gradually align the teeth and bite. These aligner trays are customized for the patient so that they fit seamlessly over the teeth and apply just enough pressure to encourage a specific type of movement. As the treatment progresses, different aligner trays […]

Teeth Whitening

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Professional teeth whitening treatments are used to remove stains from the enamel and dentin layers of the teeth in order to brighten your smile. There are different types of professional teeth whitening procedures, but Dr. Guirguis uses the Zoom! In-Office Whitening system. Zoom! Whitening treatment is a revolutionary whitening procedure that is as effective as […]

Porcelain Veneers

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Porcelain veneers are thin shells of porcelain that are adhered to the front side of visible teeth in order to improve their appearance. They are a common cosmetic dental treatment that can improve the size, shape, alignment, and spacing of the teeth. They are also ideal for fixing broken teeth or teeth that are stained […]