Frequently Asked Questions
Want to know how fast a giraffe can run at full speed? We have no idea! However, if you have questions concerning our practice and dentistry in general, then this is the page for you! Below, you’ll find answers to some of the most common questions we receive every day. If you have a question that we haven’t covered here, please feel free to pick up the phone and call us! We’re always ready to talk dentistry with you!
How often should I go to the dentist?
The answer will really depend on your individual needs, but for most people, we would recommend visiting the dentist at least twice a year for regular checkups and cleanings. It’s one of the best ways to keep your smile looking great as well as prevent the most common dental problems.
Do you accept children?
Yes! We are very proud to be a family practice, which means we’re able to serve your most precious smiles! We have plenty of kid-focused treatments as well as a fun team that will keep them comfortable at every visit.
How should I replace my missing teeth?
We’re able to offer a multitude of restorations that can replace any number of missing teeth, including dental bridges, different kinds of dentures, as well as dental implants. We can help you decide which one is best for you after a consultation at our office.
Should I be worried about a toothache?
Dental pain can stem from a wide variety of factors, some of which are quite serious! If you or a loved one are currently dealing with a persistent toothache, be sure to contact us right away so we can solve the problem before it gets worse!
What is the best way to make my teeth whiter?
While there are numerous whitening products on store shelves today, none of them hold a candle to the professional treatment we offer here at Southridge Dental. We can provide you with a custom-made take-home kit specially designed to fit your smile as well as a bleaching gel much stronger than anything you’ll find in stores. In just two weeks, you can make your smile up to eight shades whiter while you relax at home!
What is laser dentistry?
Through the use of highly-precise dental lasers, our team can remove cavities and even treat canker sores all without the need for local anesthesia. Dental lasers enable us to perform a wide variety of procedures quickly and painlessly to improve your dental care in every way.
Do you accept dental insurance?
Yes! We are in-network with many major providers, and we’ll work to maximize your benefits at every appointment. To learn how we can use your particular plan, contact us today.