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General Dentistry in Naples, FL

General and preventative dentistry covers a wide range of procedures. This includes the initial consultation and diagnostics such as x-rays, CAT scans and wax moulds for replacement teeth.

Island Coast Dentistry will use a variety of methods such as tests, x-rays and the like to determine what is wrong with your teeth before treatment.

DIGITAL X-RAYS

Digital X-rays: During a new patient consultation we compiled detail information about your oral health verbally and visually. Your health records are kept in digitally which makes storing and transferring records to your hometown dentist easier…Read more

FILLINGS

Fillings: teeth can be filled with a variety of materials which include gold, amalgam, mercury, porcelain and composite resin…Read more

TOOTH EXTRACTIONS

Extractions: Tooth extraction is a restorative dental procedure that removes the tooth from its socket in the bone. Island Coast Dentistry takes every precaution to ensure that our patients’ extraction process are as painless and pleasant as possible…Read more

ROOT CANALS

Root canal treatment: this procedure is carried when the tissue or ‘pulp’ within a tooth becomes infected. This procedure can be performed by a general or specialist dentist…Read more

DENTURE REPAIR

Dentures: these are basically a set of false teeth. If you have quite a few teeth missing, as a result of an accident or disease then dentures can help. They are removable false teeth which look and behave in much the same way as natural teeth…Read more

TEETH CLEANING

Teeth Cleaning: this can take the form of a ‘scale & polish’ or advice on brushing and flossing…Read more

FLUORIDE TREATMENTS

Fluoride treatments: are an important component of a comprehensive preventive dental care plan and can be used to prevent tooth decay in both children and adults…Read more

ORAL CANCER SCREENING

Cancer screening: patients for oral cancer every year helps us detect oral cancer as early as possible so we can catch the disease before it is too late…Read more

These are most of the general dentistry services offered by Island Coast. However, Island Coast Dentistry carries out a range of cosmetic dentistry procedures such as teeth whitening, veneers, dental implants and cosmetic bonding.

Related Articles on General Dentistry

General dentists are the primary dental care providers for patients of all ages. They can treat you and your entire family and care for your overall oral health. This is crucial to your total health. Your general dentist takes responsibility for the diagnosis, treatment and overall coordination of services to meet your oral health needs. If you need a specialized dental procedure performed, your general dentist may work with other dentists to make sure you get the care you need.

Source: Know Your Teeth, www.ada.org, Your Dentistry Guide

What is the next step if I am considering general dentistry?
If you are thinking about undertaking a dentistry procedure it is important that you understand the different options that are available to you and what can be done to improve your teeth or smile.

For a consultation with Dr. Skupny call Island Coast Dentistry at (239) 261-5566 today!