Hamby Family Dental Center provides general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and other family dentistry services. Voted the best dentist in Fuquay-Varina, we offer comprehensive services including routine cleanings and fillings to bruxism devices, making us uniquely equipped to handle all your dental needs.
Family Dentistry Services
To help you understand your options, we’ve included descriptions of some of our leading services on this page. Choose a service below to learn more:
- Teeth Cleaning
- Routine Dental Exam
- Crowns & Bridges
- Dentures & Specialty Dentures
- Cosmetic Dentistry
- Cosmetic Contouring
- Cosmetic Fillings
- Pediatric Dentistry
- Teeth Whitening
- Root Canal
- Scaling & Root Planing
- Teeth Grinding/Clenching (Bruxism)
- Emergency Dentist Services
Initial Dental Checkup and Exam
Your initial oral examination includes a visual examination, charting, periodontal probing, diagnosis and treatment recommendations. We will also take X-rays, which includes the panoramic X-ray for proper diagnosis of the anterior (front) and posterior (back) teeth as well as the bite-wing x-ray series for proper diagnosis of proximal decay of posterior teeth. Learn more about teeth cleaning and routine exams.
Implants are synthetic structures that are placed in the area of the tooth normally occupied by the root. Implants are anchored to the jawbone or metal framework on the bone and act as a foundation for an artificial tooth or permanent bridge. In some cases, implants can be used to attach dentures.
Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with uneven surfaces or are chipped, discolored, oddly shaped, unevenly spaced or crooked.
Crowns and Bridges
Crowns are synthetic caps, usually made of a material like porcelain, placed on the top of a tooth. Crowns are typically used to restore a tooth’s function and appearance following a restorative procedure such as a root canal. When decay in a tooth has become so advanced that large portions of the tooth must be removed, crowns are often used to restore the tooth.
Whitening procedures have effectively restored the smile of people with stained, dull, or discolored teeth. The darker tissue of your teeth, the dentin, can become exposed as the outer layer of enamel is worn away by the effects of aging or things like caffeine and tobacco.
Root canals are tiny passageways that branch off from beneath the top of the tooth, coursing their way vertically downward, until they reach the tip of the root.
Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other matter. Sometimes, a toothache can be caused or aggravated by a piece of debris lodged between the tooth and another tooth. Avoid placing an aspirin between your tooth and gum to relieve pain, because the dissolving aspirin can actually harm your gum tissue.
Our goal is to help you to minimize the risk of emergency treatment. This is why we commit a generous amount of time designing a Lifetime Treatment Plan that will help you to offset the possibility of unforeseen pain or tooth breakage.
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Contact our Fuquay-Varina Dentist Office for an Appointment
Ready to schedule an appointment? Call us at (919) 552-2431, or fill out the form below to request your appointment for dental services, today!