At times the success of your oral health may require you to be referred to a dental specialist. Dental specialists have completed additional training to focus on a specific area of dentistry. This can be between 2 to 4 years. When Dr. Sanders or Dr. Chandler refers you to a specialist, it is because he […]
Ever wonder what happens at an SRP or Deep Cleaning? Check out this video from Thomasville Dental Center. We typically only do one half of the mouth at an appointment. The patient has been numbed before beginning to prevent any discomfort. The procedure takes about 1.5 hours.
Cavities, or tooth decay, is the destruction of your tooth enamel, the hard, outer layer of your teeth. It can be a problem for children, teens and adults. Plaque, a sticky film of bacteria, constantly forms on your teeth. When you eat or drink foods containing sugars, the bacteria in plaque produce acids that attack […]
Your Comprehensive Exam All patients wishing to get on a regular cleaning schedule will see either Dr. Sanders or Dr. Chandler for a comprehensive exam. First, our amazing dental team will gather all the information to facilitate the dentist in your exam. This will include taking all relevant x-rays and checking you for gum disease. […]