A healthy mouth has been shown to reduce systemic diseases
If you experience a dental emergency, call our office as soon as possible. If you need immediate attention after hours, leave a message on our emergency extension
A crown (or cap) is a custom made covering that encases the entire tooth to restore it to its original shape, size and function. A crown protects and strengthens tooth structure
A tooth colored (composite) filling can be used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures, etc. The decayed or affected portion of the tooth will be
Some teeth are extracted because they are severely decayed; others may have advanced periodontal disease, or have broken in a way that cannot be repaired.
Root canal therapy is needed when the nerve of a tooth is affected by deep decay, trauma, cracks or infection. In order to save the tooth, the pulp (living tissue inside the tooth),
If you’ve lost one or more teeth due to an accident, injury, decay or gun disease, we can create a permanent bridge to restore your smile. A bridge not only fills the gap but
A denture is a removable dental appliance to replace missing teeth and the surrounding tissue. They are made to closely resemble your natural teeth and may even enhance
A denture is a removable dental appliance to replace missing teeth and the surrounding tissue. They are made to closely resemble your natural teeth and may even enhance your
Healthy gum tissue protects your teeth from periodontal disease, and sensitivity while giving you a great smile. Routine dental check-ups along with proper brushing are essential
Periodontal disease is diagnosed by your dentist or dental hygienist during a periodontal examination. This type of exam should always be part of your regular dental check-up.
Temporomandibular joint disorders are considered to be a sub-classification of musculoskeletal disorders and follow some of the same principles as other joints in the
Now that your braces are finally off, you might think that your orthodontic treatment is over. Unfortunately, this isn’t entirely true. Straightening your teeth is only half the
If you or someone you know experiences severe tooth, jaw or facial muscle pain, it may be from the effect of grinding or clenching your teeth. An effective solution, night guards
Helmets, knee pads, shin guards…if you’re an avid athlete or the parent of one, you know the importance of proper protective gear. But did you know that up to 40
Dental Elements helps patients comfortably manage diagnosed sleep apnea. Partnering with sleep physicians, we provide oral devices that eliminate the symptoms of sleep apnea.
We take great pride in being able to care for the entire family from children through grandparents.Dental checkups and professional cleanings are very important
Your dentist says it’s time to remove your wisdom teeth. It should only take a few days for you to heal and feel back to normal.WHY TAKE THEM OUT? Wisdom teeth are a third set of molars in the back of your mouth.
At Dental Elements, Dr. Thurman studies the relationship between your overall systemic health and the oral health of your teeth and gums. Holistic and Biologic dentistry is based on the
I had a long overdue deep cleaning, root canal/crown, AND fillings within a month. Dr. Thurman, Morgan, Kathy and staff were very attentive and kind with not ONLY the procedures and explanations but with checking up on me after the root canal. Also great at helping me figure out my insurance coverage and payments. Dental Elements is GREAT.- Steve
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