At Scott J. Golrich, D.M.D., P.C., you have will have access to a wide selection of dental services
that can be tailored to address your specific dental situation. We will strive to help you not only achieve better oral health but improved dental aesthetics. Our dentist and staff use a blend of science, technology and artistry to help you have healthy teeth and gums and to be confident in your smile.
The most basic and well known aspect of dentistry is "pulling a bad tooth", which is still necessary at times today. However we have a lot more to offer in keeping your smiling and chewing system in top notch condition. On occasion, we still place silver fillings, but the vast majority are done with nano-polymer composite resins, which look very natural and exhibit great durability.
Of course, GUM DISEASE, which is also called PERIODONTITIS, is an often undetected problem, as it is a rather stealth disease, somewhat like diabetes. It can go undetected for a long time, and causes bone loss around teeth and diminishes the esthetics of a healthy smile. Bacteria from GUM DISEASE can enter the blood stream and have been found to be CO-factors in other diseases such as cardiovascular.
TMJ, or temporomandibular joint disorder, refers to any problem in the mass of tissue and bone that connects your temporal bones to your lower jaw. These ailments have a variety of causes and can be very painful. We are able to provide a variety of treatment options depending on the severity and cause of the disorder. Typical treatments may include:
We use an assortment of cutting-edge dental technology that allows us to obtain a very clear and up-close picture of the condition of your teeth and gums. These tools aid us in the diagnoses and treatment of your mouth. We often use tools such as: