Family Dentistry Nanuet NY & Hasbrouck Heights NJ
Please review our preventative dental procedures below and choose a link to find out more about the services at Perfect Smile Dental.
Dental exams give us the opportunity to evaluate your current methods of dental care and provide suggestions for future care in order to protect you from complications such as cavities and gum disease.
The best way to prevent cavities and periodontal disease is by good tooth brushing and flossing techniques, performed daily. A good dental care routine and regular check ups will keep your mouth healthy and prevent inflammation, infection, decay, and tooth loss.
At our office we are most concerned with all aspects of preventive care. We use the latest in dental sealant technology to protect your child’s teeth.
A dental prophylaxis is a cleaning treatment performed to thoroughly clean the teeth and gums. Dental prophylaxis is an important dental treatment for stopping the progression of gingivitis and periodontal disease.
You and Dr. Bergonio may determine that you need a tooth extraction for any number of reasons. Some teeth are extracted because they are severely decayed; others may have advanced periodontal disease, or have broken in a way that cannot be repaired.
Periodontal diseases are infections of the gums, which gradually destroy the support of your natural teeth. There are numerous disease entities requiring different treatment approaches.
The initial stage of treatment for periodontal disease is usually a thorough cleaning that may include scaling or root planing.