120 Office Park Drive, Mountain Brook, AL 35223, (205) 423-9140

   

Mountain Brook, AL Gentle Dentist
Mountain Brook Smiles
120 Office Park Drive
Mountain Brook, AL 35223
(205) 423-9140
Mountain Brook Gentle Dentist
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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Dental Services
... Services we offer include: Bonding Cosmetic Contouring Crowns and Bridges Implant Crowns Cosmetic Fillings Cosmetic Dentistry Veneers Whitening Dentures Specialty Dentures Scaling and Root Plaing Periodontic Gum Health  Jaw/TMJ Sealants Office Amenities We are pleased to offer your choice of amenities during your visit to our office to help create a wonderful and relaxing dental spa experience...

The Major Benefits of Early Childhood Dental Visits
...In addition to treating decayed teeth, your child may also need preventative actions like sealants or additional fluoride applications to protect teeth if they are at a higher risk for disease...

Oral Health Concerns for Preteens
... For optimal oral health through all stages of life, make sure your preteen keeps up with professional teeth cleanings and exams, and talk with us about whether fluoride treatments or sealants may be appropriate for your child...

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... What Veneers Can Do for Your Smile What you can Expect if You're Undergoing Implant Surgery When You Can Use Crowns and Bridges Why the Bottled Variety Might not be Your Best Choice for Clean Drinking Water You Should Brush and Floss Around Your Implant to Ensure its Longevity   Library Dental Services Cleanings and Prevention Bruxism and Mouthguards Fluoride Treatments Sealants Cosmetic Dentistry Bonding Bridges Crowns Dentures Fillings Implants Single Tooth Multiple Teeth All Teeth Inlays and Onlays Lumineers Lumineers FAQ Before and After Perfect Smile Lumismile Teeth Whitening Veneers Gum and Bone Bone Grafting Cleanings and Prevention Crown Lengthening Frenectomy Gum Tissue Graft Perio Plastic Surgery Ridge Augmentation Scaling and Root Planing Sinus Lift Oral Surgery Fractured Teeth MDI Mini Dental Implants Oral Cancer Exams and Biopsies Pericoronitis Wisdom Teeth Orthodontics ClearCorrect Common Orthodontic Treatment Craniofacial Orthodontics Invisalign Living with Braces Myths 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Four Tips for Preventing Premature Loss of Baby Teeth From Tooth Decay
... Consider topical fluoride or sealants for extra protection...

Healthy Smiles for Alfonso Ribeiro and Family
...And don't forget to give them a good example to follow! Get Regular Dental Checkups—This applies to both kids and adults, but it's especially important during the years when they are rapidly growing! Timely treatment with sealants, topical fluoride applications or fillings can often help keep a small problem from turning into a major headache...

Cleanings and Prevention
...Other great preventive treatments include sealants and fluoride...

Pedodontics
...Read more about sealants...

Dental Glossary
... Sealants A special material applied to the tooth surface that acts as a barrier to prevent bacteria and food from leading to decay on the surface of teeth...

Sealants
Sealant Info Sealants are thin plastic coatings applied in the dental office on the chewing surfaces of back teeth, which are prime spots for cavities...

Cleanings and Prevention
...Other great preventive treatments include sealants and fluoride...

Orthodontic Glossary
... Sealants A special material applied to the tooth surface that acts as a barrier to prevent bacteria and food from leading to decay on the surface of teeth...

Sealants
Sealants Food trapped in the back teeth in the pits and grooves that are formed on the chewing surface is extremely difficult to eliminate through regular brushing or rinsing...