Restorative dentistry focuses on restoring health, aesthetics and function to teeth that are broken, worn down or missing. You will have the opportunity to discuss your concerns and goals with Dr. Cavallo and be a part of the treatment planning process.
Dr. Cavallo is dedicated to continuing education and focused his post-graduate training on treating adult patients with complex problems like missing teeth, TMJ disorders and periodontal disease. Dr. Cavallo also incorporates cosmetic dentistry into customized treatment plans to ensure that patients achieve a beautiful, natural looking smile.
Restorative Dentistry: What To Expect
Dr. Cavallo believes that the best dentistry is a collaborative process between the dentist and patient. A comprehensive examination and thorough dental cleaning will help us to identify any hidden problems such as tooth decay, gum disease or occlusal (bite) disorders.
A dental exam with Dr. Cavallo typically includes:
- Digital dental x-rays
- Other diagnostic dental imaging
- Screening for gum disease, tooth decay and oral cancer
- Occlusal analysis and examination of temporomandibular joints (TMJ)