General Dentistry

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General Dentistry Q&A

Would you like to receive all of your dental care under one roof with a talented, caring dentist? If so, read on to learn all about general dentistry with Massood S. Nouri, DDS, at Smiles by Nouri in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Massood S. Nouri offers general dentistry services for the whole family, from professional cleanings to oral surgery. To schedule a visit, contact his practice online or over the phone today.

What is the goal of general dentistry?

The goal of general dentistry is to prevent, diagnose, and treat all oral issues.

At Smiles by Nouri, Dr. Massood S. Nouri offers general dentistry care to children ages four and up and adults of all ages.

What types of services does general dentistry offer?

General dentistry offers services such as:

Preventive dentistry

Preventive dentistry services keep your teeth and mouth healthy and help Dr. Massood S. Nouri to catch any potential oral health issues before they become serious. Examples include:

  • Regular exams
  • X-rays
  • Professional teeth cleaning
  • Dental sealants
  • Preventive education

Preventive education varies by age but can include things like teaching a child how to brush their teeth or making sure a patient knows how often to come in for preventive care.

Restorative dentistry

Restorative dentistry services restore the health and beauty of your teeth. Common restorative dentistry services include: 

  • Dental fillings
  • Dentures
  • Crowns and bridges
  • Dental implants
  • Orthodontics
  • Root canal therapy
  • Extractions 

Cosmetic dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry focuses on improving and enhancing your smile. Dr. Massood S. Nouri can improve your smile with several cosmetic services, including: 

  • Teeth whitening
  • Crowns and bridges
  • Veneers
  • Smile makeovers
  • Invisalign® aligners

Oral disease and maxillofacial disease management

As a general dentist, Dr. Massood S. Nouri can also help you manage existing oral diseases through treatments like laser gum treatment, root canal therapy, and periodontal care.

He can also oversee your treatment plan for TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorder by designing mouth guards or performing oral surgery.

General dentistry at Smiles by Nouri also includes emergency dentistry.

How often do you need general dentistry checkups?

To maintain good oral health, it’s essential that you schedule regular general dentistry checkups with Dr. Massood S. Nouri. For the best results, come in for a cleaning and oral exam every six months.

By regularly booking appointments, you can make sure that your teeth stay healthy and bright. It also allows Dr. Massood S. Nouri to prevent or manage oral disease.

Are you looking for a new general dentist, or is it time for a checkup? If so, put yourself in the capable hands of Dr. Massood S. Nouri. To get started or to learn more, contact his practice online or over the phone today.