Making time for dental appointments can be difficult for yourself, let alone your whole family.
What if you could schedule a family dentistry appointment to care for your family's oral health all at once?
With Dental Architects of Millcreek in Salt Lake City, UT, you can conveniently fit dental care for your family into your busy schedule.
What Does Dentistry Mean
for Your Family Members?
It's recommended to take your child to the dentist at 12 months old or within six months of the arrival of their first tooth. Family dentistry appointments for toddlers are relatively short and consist of our dentist examining your child's teeth, gums, and overall dental growth and development.
As your child ages and begins to brush and floss their teeth on their own, dental care appointments become more regular. Twice-yearly dental cleaning appointments will help remove plaque and tartar that your child can't remove on their own. A focus on preventive dentistry will begin, and our dentist will help educate your child on proper oral health habits.
We encourage adults to come into our office every six months for a dental cleaning and exam. At these appointments, our dentist will update your X-rays and check your teeth and gums for signs of decay, disease, infections, and other concerns. We offer tooth-colored fillings and root canal therapy to clear cavities and infections from your teeth and cosmetic services to improve the look of your smile.
Healthy Smiles for the Whole Family Request Your Family Dentistry Appointment Today
We understand how it can be challenging to fit several dentist appointments into your already busy schedule, so we can handle your entire family's dental needs at once. We can schedule you and your kids simultaneously, so you only have to visit us twice a year. If you'd like to schedule additional appointments for cosmetic dentistry services and other dental care needs, we're happy to help you find a time that works for you. Get started by requesting an appointment for the whole family at our Salt Lake City, UT, dental office:
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Featured Services for the Whole Family
Onlays are fillings made of composite material, gold, or porcelain that act as a partial crown to repair your tooth after a defective filling, decay, or trauma has left your tooth damaged. This family dentistry service is less invasive than crowns since a smaller portion of your tooth needs to be removed for the onlay to lay flush with your existing tooth structure.
Sometimes the damage done to a tooth cannot be fixed with a filling, inlay, or onlay. Whether you need to restore your tooth after a root canal, repair a broken tooth, or replace a large filling, dental crowns can help you restore the health of your teeth and the look of your smile. We offer same-day crowns that can be placed right away.
Root Canal Therapy
Root canal therapy is a dental procedure performed to save an infected tooth. Through root canal therapy, the infected pulp is removed, the root canals are cleaned, and the site is sealed and protected with a dental crown. Root canal therapy helps patients relieve pain, prevent further infection, and preserve their natural teeth.
Teeth whitening is an excellent cosmetic dentistry option for patients looking to improve the look of an already healthy smile. Professional teeth whitening can lighten your smile by several shades in one appointment, giving you a brighter smile than over-the-counter whitening products in less time.
Veneers are thin porcelain shells placed on the front of your teeth to conceal various imperfections, including discoloration, minor misalignment, chips, and cracks. Only a tiny amount of enamel is removed from your tooth to lay the veneer flush with surrounding teeth, but the procedure is irreversible because of this step.
We Accept Insurance
We accept most insurance providers at our Salt Lake City, UT, dental practice. If you don't have insurance or if your procedure is not covered by insurance, we also accept low to no interest monthly financing through CareCredit®.
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