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General Dentistry

At Creekside Dental, our general dentistry services include a wide range of preventive and restorative options designed for patients of all ages. We pride ourselves on nurturing long-term, trust-based relationships, so we get to know you, your oral health history, and what you hope to achieve through your relationship with us so we can tailor a personalized plan for you. As one of the top providers in the area, we address dental health problems before they become painful and expensive by creating dental plans that include preventive services such as teeth cleanings, sealants for young teeth, and tooth-strengthening fluoride treatments.

What Is General Dentistry?

Similar to a primary healthcare provider, a general dentist is the primary dental care provider for patients of all ages. They care for your overall oral health and are responsible for the diagnosis, treatment, and management of the services required to meet your dental needs.

At Creekside Dental, we work hard to form long-term, trust-based relationships with you by getting to know your lifestyle as well as your oral-health history and goals. We then implement and oversee a personalized dental treatment plan that helps you meet those goals. Most dental treatment plans employ a variety of our general dentistry services as needed.

What Services Fall Under the General Dentistry Category?

Regular visits with general dentist Dr. David Hanson will help you maintain good oral hygiene and aid in the prevention and early detection of serious oral health issues, like gum disease, tooth decay, and oral cancer. Our dental services include a wide range of preventive and restorative options that can be performed in the dentist’s office and are designed for patients of all ages. Services include:

 

FAQ

What are some common dental issues a general dentist addresses?
We address everything from periodontal disease to root canals to missing teeth. We can also address cosmetic concerns, with services such as teeth whitening and veneers.
Why do I need a general dentist?
Seeing a general dentist regularly will help you maintain good oral health, as well as detect any potential problems before they become serious.
How often should I see a general dentist?
Scheduling a checkup and cleaning at least twice a year is recommended. Dr. David Hanson will let you know if you need additional appointments or treatments.
What causes tooth cavities?
Cavities are caused by tooth decay that goes unnoticed. Scheduling regular checkups will ensure that tooth decay is caught in its earliest stages and addressed or avoided altogether.
 

If you are looking for a Vancouver, WA general dentist, call Creekside Dental at (360) 980-8486 or use our online form today! We look forward to serving you and your family!