General Dentistry Phoenix, AZ
Negligence of oral hygiene maintenance is a common problem among the general public. People visit their dentists only when they suffer from pain and discomfort. General dentists are the primary dental health care providers focusing on providing simple dental procedures for the enhancement of aesthetics, function, and the structure of natural teeth. General dentists provide you with oral hygiene maintenance advice as well as institute common dental restorative, prophylaxis and surgical procedures. Dr. Moyer, your own general and cosmetic dentist in Scottsdale Arizona, provides you with all the general dentistry procedures as well as education and awareness regarding oral health care.
Emergency Dental Care
Oral Cancer Screening
Root Canal Therapy
Root Scaling & Planing
Tooth Colored Fillings
Which procedures can be performed by a general dentist?
General dentists have the basic qualifications and experience to perform various simple dental procedures. Various common dental procedures performed by general dentists are:
What is the proper method to clean my teeth using a tooth brush?
Simple vigorous to and fro movement of the tooth brush does not achieve the required degree of cleanliness of teeth and gums. Such movements are in reality harmful and can cause abrasion of teeth due to loss of enamel in the gingival areas.
Dr. Moyer educates you about the useful methods of tooth brushing on your visit to Scottsdale dentistry. Proper tooth brushing involves:
How many times should I clean my teeth in a day?
Dr. Moyer recommends brushing your teeth at least twice daily. Clean your teeth in the morning after having breakfast and at night before sleeping.
Is it necessary to floss my teeth?
Dental floss is recommended for use after every meal in the areas between your teeth. Specially designed dental floss is available with handles in order to clean interdental areas easily and effectively.
How many times should I visit my dentist in a year?
Dr. Moyer recommends you to make a general dental consultation visit at least twice a year.
Is it always necessary to remove all wisdom teeth?
Wisdom teeth often erupt between the ages of 17 and 23. The majority of wisdom teeth emerge tilted and drifted due to lack of space in the jaws, creating pockets for food debris lodgment and inflammation. Pericoronitis occurs due to food debris, causing pain and limited mouth opening. Extraction of wisdom molars becomes necessary in these circumstances. , your own general and cosmetic dentist in Scottsdale Arizona, will make a thorough assessment and advise you regarding removal of the wisdom teeth.
Make a call today at 480.935.6295 in order to book a general dentistry appointment.