Reamer Family Dentistry
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  • Professional - Knowledgeable - Experienced - Supportive - Caring - Friendly - Personable - Thorough - and amazingly Reasonable! I just can't find enough words to fully express how thankful I am to have found this practice.
    Tricia Lotton
    Everyone is so nice and very positive. It's obvious they enjoy what they do, and they are very helpful with referrals and dealing with insurance. Highly recommend!
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Our Services
The treatments you need for excellent dental health
  • Children's Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dental Implants
  • Dentures
  • Digital Dental X-Rays
  • Preventive Care
  • Root Canal Therapy
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Tooth-Colored Fillings
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Preventive Care

Many people wonder if making it to their biannual dental appointment is really necessary. The short answer is – yes! Good preventive care could help reduce your risk factors for certain illnesses and can simply help you achieve and maintain the level of excellent oral health that lets you look and feel your best.

Providing Your Medical History

Your biannual visit is a great opportunity to tell your dentist about any issues or discomfort you’ve been experiencing in your mouth. You’ll also want to give a detailed description of your medical history and come prepared with a list of all medications that you take.

Knowing about your medical history allows your dentist to gain a better understanding of your overall health. After all, there is a strong systemic link between the health of your mouth and the prevalence of many serious health concerns. For example, periodontitis is associated with heart disease, pancreatic cancer, diabetes, and low birth weight in babies born to mothers with the disease.

Examinations

Symptoms of some dental conditions may be so subtle that only a dentist can identify them. During your visit, your dentist will thoroughly examine your mouth and check for signs of tooth decay. You’ll also be evaluated for risk factors associated with illnesses like bone loss and periodontal disease. This way, potential problems can be identified in their early stages while they are easily treatable. Your dentist will also check your bite and may administer x-rays or recommend other diagnostic measures.

Teeth Cleaning

During your visit, your teeth will be gently and professionally cleaned. Your dental team will meticulously remove hard-to-reach plaque. At this time, you may be given tips on how to improve your at-home care routine, and your hygienist can show you proper procedures for brushing and flossing.

A thorough teeth cleaning not only helps improve the health of your teeth, but also makes them look great! A good cleaning can actually have a whitening effect on your smile. Your cleaning will leave you looking and feeling great.

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