Category Archives: Treatments

Invisalign

The Invisalign system is the virtually invisible way to straighten your teeth and achieve the smile you've always wanted. Invisalign uses advanced 3D computer imaging technology to depict your complete treatment plan, from the initial position of your teeth to the final desired position. This technology allows you to view your virtual results and treatment…
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Tooth Extractions

Extractions The removal of a single tooth can lead to problems related to your chewing ability, problems with your jaw joint, and shifting teeth, which can have a major impact on your dental health.You and Drs. Polking and Polking may determine that you need a tooth extraction for any number of reasons. Some teeth are…
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TMJ/Occlusion

TMJ / Occlusion Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome or TMJ joint disorders are medical problems related to the jaw joint. The TMJ connects the lower jaw (mandible) to the skull (temporal bone) in front of the ear. Certain facial muscles control chewing. Problems in this area can cause head and neck pain, a jaw that is…
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Root Canal Therapy

Root Canal Therapy Root Canal┬áTherapy is the treatment of diseases or injuries to the dental pulp. An endodontist is a dentist who specializes in root canal treatment. What Does the Treatment Involve? First, local anesthesia is given so that you will be comfortable. To isolate the tooth, the dentist will use a dam, which is…
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