Services

Dr. Dennis D'Hondt DDS - Your Macomb County Dentist
Dr. Dennis D’Hondt DDS – Your Macomb County Dentist

 

extractions

Teeth may need to be extracted due to periodontal disease, fracture, decay or crowding. Some teeth require sectioning in order to be removed. We provide profound numbness, nitrous oxide (relaxing gas) and stereo head phones. We cater to cowards.

 

filling

The amalgam (silver) and composite (white) are most often used. Amalgam contains a small amount of mercury. Studies show that these low levels amalgam is safe. More people are choosing composite for esthetic and health concerns. When a tooth has a large defect or broke cusp the tooth is best served with a crown.

 

sealants

A thin composite coating that protects the biting surface from decay. Sealants are most beneficial to decay prone individuals with deep groves in the teeth. The permanent first molar erupts at age six. This is the perfect time. The procedure does not require any numbing.

 

dentures

The making of a denture brings together the art and science of dentistry. We have both natural and super white denture teeth. The upper denture is most often more secure than the lower. Should the lower denture require more retention mini dental implants can be a game changer.

 

partial dentures

Partial dentures replace some of the teeth in the upper or lower arch. These could involve a cast metal framework, or all acrylic. In any even a great impression makes a great partial.

 

veneers

Cosmetic dentistry at its best, We offer thin prep and no prep veneers to change the shade and shade of your smile.

 

bonding

Bonding composite to teeth can close spaces and shape of teeth. This painless procedure can change your smile at a minimal cost.

 

dental implants

Dental implant can replace teeth without touching the adjacent teeth. The implant is placed in the jaw bone and allowed to integrate in the mouth . After several months the abutment and crown are placed to allow the implant to function as a tooth.

 

mini dental implants

Mini implants are smaller the 3mm. They can stabilize a lower denture and this can be in one day. In most cases four mini dental implants are placed and then snaps are created in the lower denture. You can have dinner that same night with secure lower denture.

 

whiter teeth

Bleaching is the way to achieve a white youthful smile. The six week plan involves costume trays and the opalescence desensitizing gel worn for one hour a day. The results are amazing.

In office bleaching gets the same results much quicker. We offer the Boost System from ultadent and Zoom seen the ultimate make over show.

 

porcelain crowns and bridges

Porcelain crowns are the most esthetic can since it contains no metal. With skillful preparation and a great lab a natural tooth can blend beautifully in to ones smile. This can benefit people who have sensitivity to metals nitrous oxide The relaxing gas is nitrous oxide. Our office has a double fail safe system to allow you to relax in a safe enviroment. Do not let your fears stand in the way of a benefit of having a healthy beautifully smile.

 

bite and snore guards

Many people grind their teeth at night and are not aware of it. They may have sore facial muscles or with time flat worn teeth. Well bite guard can be fitted allowing for a stable bite and teeth that will not be ground down.

 

periodontal gum problems

Periodontal Disease results in the loss of bone around the teeth and can cause tooth loss. The first treatment involves scaling and root planing. The teeth are numb and the build under the gum tissue is removed. Bacteria under the gum provoke an inflammatory responds in the body. Therefor health mouth allows healthy body. Metronidazole (Flagyl) has proven beneficial in treating periodontal infections