Albany Dental Group offering the great possible care in General Dentistry.
Welcome to Albany Dental Group where what we do will make you smile.
When choosing your dentist we know that this is relationship that could cover many seasons of your life and many generations within your family. We know that part of solid preventive care is early education and we know encouragement is a big part of building new dental habits. We want to make sure we prepare the dental plan based on reinforcement of these new habits.
Too often in our profession we see our patients only come in when they are in dire needs of help. That is when the gentle scolding typically begins. At Albany Dental Group we respect the fact that you know how important your teeth are to you and we understand that you may have ended up our office because you to not apply the preventive care that was prescribed.
We know you have a choice in whose dental care you choose for your family and yourself. We will address the dental need and then with kindness and respect try and reinforce the lessons needed moving forward to prevent future dental problems.
We want to earn your trust and help you with your life long application of the proper fight against tooth decay and dental disease. We will provide the highest level of dental care by providing regularly scheduled examinations and provide deep cleaning and scaling. Depending on your specific dental needs, the frequency of your visits may vary patient to patient.
Part of preventative care starts with understanding what is actually going on inside your mouth. Digital X-Rays allow us to see early signs of dental decay and disease.
Deep Teeth Cleaning/ Scaling
Without regular scheduled cleanings at your dentist office, plaque and residue can build upon the teeth causing cavities or challenges to the structural integrity of the tooth. Depending your particular circumstance, the time interval between regular preventive care visits could vary from patient to patient.
The tooth filling material can be made out of a composite that is natural color and can be matched to you the color of your teeth. Sealants can be applied in light coating to act as a support for the tooth enamel.
When teeth degrade and start to decay, it is possible for some of that infection to get into the nerve. The root canal involves cleaning and taking out the infected portion of the gum and the nerve. You almost always see a sealant or a crown placed over the root canal to limit the spread or the infection or reintroduction of the infection, ensuring that the procedure has eradicated the infection and pain from nerve impairment and fortified the tooth