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Nitrous Oxide Light Sedation Nitrous Oxide (laughing gas) can help nervous patients relax.  It is a colorless, non-flammable gas, with a slightly sweet odor and taste. It is used in surgery and dentistry for its anesthetic and analgesic (pain relieving) effects. It is known as “laughing gas” due to the euphoric effects of inhaling it. […]

Digital Radiography (x-rays) Digital dental x-rays provide exceptional image quality while reducing radiation exposure up to 90% compared to conventional film. We use what we feel is some of the best technology available to ensure we can obtain top-notch diagnostics in a safe and reliable environment. How much radiation is in a dental x-ray?” .005mSv […]

Whitening teeth enhances an already beautiful smile. Bleaching with carbamide peroxide is a safe and effective method to improve the appearance of otherwise healthy teeth. Carbamide peroxide works by slowly releasing hydrogen peroxide which enters through microscopic channels in the tooth. The hydrogen peroxide breaks up unslightly dark pigments into smaller, invisible pigments for a whiter, more […]

A Maryland Bridge can replace a missing front tooth. Maryland bridges can replace a missing front tooth while making only small alterations to the adjacent teeth. In younger patients whose facial bone has not fully developed, a Maryland bridge can be a good alternative to an implant to replace a missing tooth. What’s normal after […]