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Referrals to Specialists

There are times and circumstances when a given treatment or therapy required to correct a chief complaint, dental infection, or dental complication may require a specialist's intervention or assistance. It is always in a patient's best interest to be cared for by the most qualified individual who can predictably determine a successful outcome. It is our job as primary care providers to be sure your dental health solutions are provided in your best long term interest.

Oral Surgeon

This specialist in dental care removes wisdom teeth, difficult extractions, treats and removes oral pathology, places implants, stabilizes facial trauma and jaw fractures, and works with orthodontists to create bite relationship.

 

Periodontist

dental hygiene This individual works to correct and stabilize periodontal disease by interceptive oral surgical therapy. The gum disease process, represented by soft tissue and bone recession, results in a loss of support and stability for a given tooth or teeth. The periodontist, hygienist, and general dentist work together to create an environment that will be most positive to retain teeth. Many periodontists also place implants to replace lost teeth and retain bone at any given site.

Endodontist

root canal 2This specialist is dedicated to is dedicated to take away dental pain coming from an abscessed tooth. Most patients know this procedure as a "root canal". A tooth may become abscessed or infected by way of decay, a crack or fracture, and acute or chronic trauma.

 

Orthodontist

smile with orthoThis is a dental specialist who straightens crooked or crowded teeth and corrects misaligned "bites". Orthodontic care is mostly accomplished in pre-teen or teen years, but may be done for adults of all ages.

 

Pedodontist

baby with pediatriThis dentist exclusively treats children. They have advanced training in managing the young individual who presents with a degree of anxiety that does not facilitate the safe delivery of dental treatment in a general dental environment.