Preventative care is the key to a healthy smile. Regular checkups allow us to discover issues while they’re small and treat them before they become a problem. Whether you need a routine dental cleaning or dental treatment, we'll make sure your smile is healthy and beautiful!
A dental emergency can arise when you least expect it. Whether it's a chipped tooth, a broken tooth, or a painful tooth, Dr. Tucker can help. We strive to provide same day dental treatment. Dr. Tucker can treat you quickly using the latest techniques and the finest materials.
Dental Cleaning are the basis 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. Should any treatment be necessary Dr. Tucker will work with you to design a custom plan that will fit your needs.
Dental implants are artificial tooth roots that provide a permanent base for fixed, 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.
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 the dentist can be a stressful situation for little ones. Dr. Tucker provide a safe, comfortable environment for kids of all ages. He will spend the time necessary with each patient, explaining all of our tools and processes to alleviate any fear! After the appointment Dr. Tucker reviews The appointment with the parent 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 damages 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 tooth. If replacing the tooth is desired he will discuss the many options available to help protect your smile.
Teeth may become darker for a variety of reasons including: smoking, red wine, coffee, tea, or dyes in food or by childhood illness, aging, medications, infection, or tooth trauma. However, you don’t have to put up with a dingy smile. You can safely make your teeth whiter and brighter by using at-home whitening products or visiting your dentist for whitening treatments.
Dentures are made of a plastic base that is colored in order to replicate gum tissue and supports 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.