Preventative care is key to maintaining a healthy smile. Regular checkups allow us to discover issues early and correct them before they become a problem. Whether simply need a routine dental cleaning or a filling, we'll make sure your smile is healthy and beautiful!
Dental cleanings are the foundation of dentistry. Your hygienist will evaluate the health of your gums, remove any unhealthy plaque and stains, and teach you the skills you will need to optimize your at home care. Dr. Tucker will then perform a thorough exam to ensure the health of your teeth. Dr. Tucker and his team will work with you to design a custom plan that will fit your needs and budget.
A dental emergency happens when you least expect it and Dr. Tucker is here to help. We provide same day dental exams and treatment. Dr. Tucker can treat you quickly to get you out of pain or fix whatever it is that brought you to the dentist.
Dental implants are artificial tooth roots that provide a permanent base for your replacement teeth. Compared to dentures, bridges and crowns, dental implants are a popular and effective long-term solution for people who suffer from missing teeth, failing teeth or chronic dental problems. Because they fit, feel, and function like natural teeth, dental implants are quickly becoming a new standard in tooth replacement. Request an appointment to see if you are a candidate for dental implants
A cavity will damage your teeth and leave them weak and unsightly. If ignored, a cavity will grow larger and can cause a dental emergency or even loss of a tooth. Dr. Tucker will remove the cavity and place an esthetic filling that blends into the natural color of your tooth. Dr. Tucker uses the most esthetic white fillings to help you keep your smile beautiful.
We know a trip to the dentist can be a scary situation for little ones. Dr. Tucker provide a safe environment for children of all ages. He will spend the time necessary with each patient to help alleviate any fear! After the appointment Dr. Tucker reviews any findings with the parent so you know what to expect and to avoid any surprises.
A root canal is performed when the nerve inside the tooth, known as the pulp, is injured or becomes inflamed or infected. The crown of the tooth — the part you can see above your gums — can remain intact even if the nerve is dead. Dr. Tucker can remove the injured or infected pulp to help you save your tooth!
When a tooth becomes damaged beyond our ability to repair it, or is causing pain, an extraction may become necessary. Dr. Tucker has taken extra continuing education to become skilled at removing a damaged tooth. If replacing the tooth is desired he will discuss the many options available to help maintain your smile.
Teeth may become darker for a variety of reasons; However, you don’t have to put up with a darkened smile. We can safely make your teeth whiter and brighter without sensitivity that can be cause by over-the-counter products. Call today to see if you are a candidate for in-office whitening!
Dentures are made of a plastic base that is colored to match your gums and a full set of plastic or porcelain teeth. The traditional full denture is held in the mouth by forming a seal with the gums. They can also be held in place by attaching to dental implants that are surgically placed in the bone of the jaws.
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