Bolivar Missouri Dentist dental-cleaningProfessional Cleanings/Oral Cancer Screening

Did you know that only half of those diagnosed with oral cancer are alive in five years? However, when detected in its’ early stages, the survival rate leaps to 80%-90%. At Bolivar Smiles Family Dentistry, we believe that one of the best things you can do for your teeth and health is to get regular cleanings. Cleanings help to keep plague build up in check, catch any potential problems while they are small and easily corrected. An oral cancer screening will also be conducted at each cleaning. Our highly trained hygienists offer thorough cleanings, personalized treatment plans and work with our patients to help them keep their smiles beautiful and healthy.

Fillings

We understand the concerns about mercury in fillings. In response, we use only top of the line tooth-colored fillings. They are not only more attractive, but it is also a resin that clings to the tooth better. In addition to high quality tooth-colored fillings, we are proud to offer our patients air abrasion a painless, shot-free option for filling cavities.

Sealants & Fluoride Treatments

Cavities can happen to anyone. There are several factors which contribute to tooth decay. There are also several ways to prevent it. Our sealants and fluoride treatments are a powerful preventative services that we proudly offer our patients.