General dentists in the Denver area are trained in a wide variety of dental procedures. However, sometimes, your general dentist will refer you to a local Denver specialist, or include a specialist as part of your treatment team.
Following are some of the most common dental specialties found in the Denver area:
Endodontists in Denver specialize in root canal therapy and other procedures involving the root and surrounding parts of the tooth.
Periodontists practicing in the Denver area treat the conditions affecting gum tissue and the bone surrounding the teeth. If you have gingivitis or more advanced periodontal disease, you may be referred to a periodontist in Denver.
Repairing damaged teeth and replacing lost teeth for Lone Tree patients is called ‘restorative dentistry’. Prosthodontists have advanced training in procedures involving dental crowns, dental implants, bridges, veneers, inlays, and partial or complete dentures.
Infants, young children and teenagers in the Denver area have different dental needs than adults. Pediatric dentists undergo additional training in the diagnosis and treatment of dental diseases affecting the youngest population in Denver.
Oral Surgeons serving the Denver area perform surgical procedures involving the teeth, mouth and jaw. These include dental implants, surgery to repair damage due to injury, tumor surgery, and cleft lip and palate reconstruction.
If you are interested in learning more about these specialties, or have a concern regarding your oral health, please visit us at Almeida & Bell Aesthetic Dental Center. You will find us at 8683 E Lincoln Ave Ste 200 in Lone Tree, Colorado 80124. Please give us a call at 303-858-9000.
-Drs. Almeida & Bell, DDS