Services to Expect from the Best Federal Way Dentist
Residents of Federal Way, WA have trusted Dr. Gary Murphy with their dental needs since 1979 because of the wide variety of quality services offered.
General Dentistry Procedures
You will get root canals at the dental clinic. Root canals are important because they ensure that you do not lose your teeth (which leave an unsightly gap). You should come to us for a root canal because we also offer root canal treatment following deep decay in the teeth (which cause physical irritation) and following gum diseases, we will stop bacterial infections and growth and we will correct damage to the root pulp. We will do a thorough examination (including X-rays) before the treatment, we will use temporary fillings, and we will offer aftercare to ensure there is steady healing.
Another of the dental services we offer is extractions. We remove decayed teeth, teeth that have been blocked, and impacted molars. Extractions are done to prepare your teeth for braces, to stop the spread of infections, to save the supporting bone structure and tissues, to stop the pain, and for aesthetic purposes. We will do a surgical extraction if your tooth is hard to reach and we will provide aftercare program to ensure that you heal properly.
Treatment of Periodontal Diseases for Healthy Teeth and Gums
Another of our services is the treatment of periodon’tal diseases such as periodontitis and gingivitis. Keep in mind that 80% of the adults in American have at least one periodon’tal disease and you should get, therefore, get regular checkups. We will stop the build-up of tarter and plaque and the spread of oral bacterial through dental cleaning.
Cosmetic Dentistry for a Better Smile
Our team will do different cosmetic dentistry procedures. These include removal of chips, breaks, and stains, veneers, composite whitening, tooth-colored fillings, and others. A smile makeover is important because this will improve your confidence and it will allow you to better interact with others.
Another of our dental services is the replacement of damaged or missing teeth with implants. We also install crowns and bridges to close unattractive spaces. Come to Dr. Gary Murphy and you will get valuable tips on how to maintain your dental hygiene. Visit http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/cosmeticdentistry.html for more information on what cosmetic dentistry is all about.