From routine cleanings and fillings to complicated restorative cases, the team at Southern Oaks Family Dentistry is equipped to handle all your dental needs. To help you understand your options, we've included descriptions of some of our leading services on this page.
- Cosmetic Contouring
- Cosmetic Dentistry
- Crowns and Bridges
- Dentures and Partials
- Cosmetic Fillings
- Dental Implant Restoration
- Teeth Whitening
- Root Canal Therapy
- Family Dentistry
- Scaling and Root Planing
- Treatment for TMJ problems
- Sleep apnea appliance therapy
- Custom Athletic Mouthguards
- Routine maintenance
Initial Oral Examination
Your initial oral examination includes a thorough clinical examination, a radiographic exam, charting, periodontal probing, diagnosis and treatment recommendations.
Implants are synthetic structures that are placed in the area of the tooth normally occupied by the root. Implants are anchored to the jawbone and act as a foundation for an crown, bridge, or removeable denture/partial. Read More...
Veneers are thin pieces of ceramic bonded over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with uneven surfaces, or those that are are chipped, discolored, oddly shaped, unevenly spaced or crooked. Read More...
Crowns and Bridges
Crowns are synthetic caps, usually made of a material like gold or a strong ceramich, and are placed on the top of a tooth. Crowns are typically used to restore a tooth's function and appearance following a restorative procedure such as a root canal. When decay in a tooth has become so advanced that large portions of the tooth must be removed, crowns are often used to restore the tooth. Read More...
Whitening procedures have effectively restored the smile of people with stained, dull, or discolored teeth.The darker/inside part of your teeth, the dentin, can become exposed as the outer layer of enamel is worn away by the effects of aging or things like caffeine and tobacco. Read More...
Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other matter. Sometimes, a toothache can be caused or aggravated by a piece of debris lodged between the tooth and another tooth. Avoid placing an aspirin between your tooth and gum to relieve pain, because the dissolving aspirin can actually harm your gum tissue. Read More...
Our goal is to help you to minimize the risk of emergency treatment. This is why we commit a generous amount of time designing a Lifetime Treatment Plan that will help you to offset the possibility of unforeseen pain or tooth breakage. Read More...