General dentists in the West Chester area are trained in a wide variety of dental procedures. However, sometimes, your West Chester general dentist will refer you to a local Cincinnati specialist, or include a specialist as part of your treatment team.
Following are some of the most common dental specialties found in the Cincinnati area:
Endodontists in West Chester specialize in root canal therapy and other procedures involving the root and surrounding parts of the tooth.
Periodontists practicing in the West Chester 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 West Chester.
Repairing damaged teeth and replacing lost teeth for West Chester patients is called ‘restorative dentistry’. Prosthodontists have advanced training in procedures involving crowns, dental implants, bridges, veneers, inlays, and partial or complete dentures.
Infants, young children and teenagers in the West Chester 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 West Chester.
Oral Surgeons serving the West Chester 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 West Chester Dental Group. You will find us at 5900 W Chester Rd Ste A in West Chester Ohio 45069. Please give us a call at 513-942-8181.
-Sanjeev Goel, DDS