Regular examinations at Crossroads Family Dentistry are essential to promoting good oral and dental health by detecting problems before they get worse, or preventing them altogether. Below are some of the preventive services that our practice offers.
Cleanings & ExamsRegular examinations, by Dr. Tyng or Dr. Hartmann help detect and prevent health issues before they become serious. Consistent dental check-ups help catch problems when they are small and easier to treat.
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Family DentistryYou already have a lot on your plate.The last thing you need is to visit several different dental offices. At Crossroads Family Dentistry, we are a family dental office. We can help your whole family with comprehensive family dentistry solutions.
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Laser Periodontal TherapyPatients diagnosed with periodontal disease do not have to undergo painful surgery or wait weeks to see results. With laser gum surgery, we can treat infected tissues in a single visit and do not need to cut away tissue. Laser treatments reduce periodontal pocket depth, which improves the health of your gums in a very short period of time.
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Fluoride and SealantsApplying a fluoride varnish protects a child's primary (first) teeth from decay. Once children have their permanent teeth, dental sealants may be applied for the protection of the back teeth or molars.
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NightguardsBruxism (teeth grinding) can cause moderate to severe long-term damage to teeth. Constant grinding wears down the surface of the tooth, exposing the soft dentin beneath the enamel. This is why it's important to protect your teeth while you sleep by wearing a biteguard.
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