General Dentist | Lisbon, ME, Dentist
General Dental Services for Lisbon & Surrounding Areas
What to Expect at Your Next Dental Exam
You can feel confident that our team of dental professionals will ensure that your dental checkup will be a productive and comfortable experience. We’ll start by discussing the current state of your dental health, including whether you’re experiencing any dental pain or other oral health issues. Next, we’ll carefully examine the health of your teeth and gums, and discuss any necessary treatment plan for you to follow at home.
General Dental Services for Lisbon, Maine
Regular dental checkups are an important component of the overall dental health of Lisbon, Maine, residents, and help keep your gums and teeth healthy. We’ll clean your teeth and check for any underlying dental issues. Regular six-month dental checkups are the key to catching problems early.
If you have a broken, chipped, or cracked tooth, our team of experienced dental professionals can help repair and/or replace the affected tooth and get your smile back to normal.
Regular brushing and flossing at home is an important piece of maintaining optimum oral and periodontal (gum) health, along with seeing us for professional teeth cleanings and checkups every six months.
If you live in the Lisbon, Maine, area and need immediate assistance with a dental emergency, we can help. Call Two Rivers Family Dentistry right away so we can take care of your emergency dental needs!
We’re here to help reduce any anxiety you may be feeling over a tooth extraction, including explaining the process, and how the use of an anesthetic and a skilled, experienced dentist, means you don’t need to worry unnecessarily about pain.
Did you know that more than 50,000 adults in the United States are diagnosed with oral and oropharyngeal cancer every year? This is why we perform regular oral cancer screenings during our patients’ six-month checkups.
Brushing and flossing can sometimes fail to effectively clean all those hard-to-reach areas of your mouth. Dental sealants are one way to protect your tooth enamel from the bacteria and acids that leads to long-term problems, such as cavities.
Dental X-rays help the staff at Two Rivers Family Dentistry track the overall health of your teeth and gums over time, and identify, diagnose and treat any dental problems. We recommend dental X-rays for most patients. However, if you’re pregnant, or think you may be, we will only take dental X-rays as a last resort, and using proper protective gear.
Fluoride plays an important role in preventing cavities and maintaining good overall oral hygiene in both children and adults. We may recommend incorporating fluoride treatments at your next dental checkup.
At Two Rivers Family Dentistry, we understand that some children might be nervous about a trip to the dentist. That’s why we do everything we can to make your child feel comfortable and cared for during everything from routine checkups to having a cavity filled.
Undergoing a root canal can cause anxiety for people, which is why we take care to discuss all the details of the procedure in advance with our patients, so they know exactly what to expect. And, thanks to our skill, experience, and technology, we’re able to make this procedure as pain-free as possible.