Family Dentistry

What it is. Family dentistry is the diagnosis, treatment, management and coordination of services for the overall dental health needs of patients in all age groups.

When and why it's needed. Family dentistry requires routine examination by a dentist to ensure good oral health and hygiene that contribute to the overall health and well-being of an individual. Family dentistry includes:

  • teeth cleanings 
  • fillings
  • application of sealants
  • tobacco cessation therapies
  • home care instruction
  • nutrition counseling 
  • fitting of mouthguards
  • treatment of gum disease
  • cosmetic dentistry
  • root canal therapy
  • implants, dentures, partial dentures
  • crowns and bridges
  • orthodontics
  • pediatric dentistry
  • oral surgery
  • snoring and sleep apnea
  • restorative dentistry
  • temporomandibular disorders (TMD)