Patient Education

Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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...   Bonding Cosmetic Contouring Crowns and Bridges Specialty Dentures Cosmetic Fillings Implants Veneers Whitening Sealants Root Canal Therapy Extractions Scaling and Root Planing Dentures Cosmetic Dentistry Invisalign Cerec   Initial Oral Examination Your initial oral examination includes a visual examination, charting, periodontal probing, diagnosis and treatment recommendations...

Why Professional Teeth Cleanings are Necessary?
... Well, there are many reasons why you should be taking time out of your schedule to visit our Green Bay dentist every six months including: Remove plaque and tartar buildup, two culprits for decay and gum disease Remove ugly and unsightly dental stains Detect small issues thanks to sensitive x-ray technology Monitor small issues and prevent them from getting worse Detect gum disease right away so we can immediately begin treatment to prevent bone and tooth loss Decide whether there are restorative options for improving your teeth and gums Detecting oral cancer or other suspicious pre-cancerous growths in just a matter of minutes Teach both you and your growing family about good oral hygiene and how to properly brush and floss your smile Provide preventive dentistry options such as dental sealants and fluoride treatment to reduce your risk for decay Learn about cosmetic options that may improve the shape, length, size or color of your smile As you can see, there is so much that goes into your routine visits...

Four Tips for Preventing Premature Loss of Baby Teeth From Tooth Decay
... Consider topical fluoride or sealants for extra protection...

Cavities and Tooth Decay
... Special sealants and varnishes can also be applied to stave off cavities from forming...

Sensitive Teeth
... In some cases, desensitizing toothpaste, sealants, desensitizing ionization and filling materials including fluoride, and decreasing the intake of acid-containing foods can alleviate some of the pain associated with sensitive teeth...

What is Tooth Decay?
... In some cases, our office can prescribe anti-cavity rinses or apply special anti-cavity varnishes or sealants to help fight decay...

Sealants
Sealants are liquid coatings that harden on the chewing surfaces of teeth and are showing a great deal of effectiveness in preventing cavities—even on teeth where decay has begun...

Prevention Tips for Children
... Sealants Sealants fill in the little ridges on the chewing part of your teeth to protect and seal the tooth from food and plaque...

Sealants
... Enter sealants, which are thin coatings applied to the chewing surfaces designed to prevent the intrusion of bacteria and other debris into the deep crevices on the tops of your teeth...

The Preventive Program
... Have sealants placed on young permanent teeth...

Fillings
... Sealants Research has shown that almost everybody has a 95 percent chance of eventually experiencing cavities in the pits and grooves of their teeth...