General Dentistry Scappoose, OR
Cleanings & Exams
Regular examinations, by Dr. Thenus, help detect and prevent health issues before they become serious. Consistent dental check-ups help catch problems when they are small and easier to treat.
Gum disease is an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth. Also referred to as periodontal disease, gum disease is caused by the bacteria that is constantly forming on our teeth.
Fluoride & Sealants
Applying a fluoride varnish protects a child's primary (first) teeth from decay. Fluoride is applied twice a year from ages one to six or seven when the child gets their permanent teeth.
Constant grinding wears down the surface of the tooth, exposing the soft dentin beneath the enamel. This is why it's important to protect your teeth while you sleep by wearing a bite guard.
Whitening the teeth is one of the easiest and most noticeable changes that you can make to improve the appearance of your smile. Whitening, or bleaching, is a non-invasive and simple dental treatment that will alter the color of your tooth enamel to make your smile look whiter and brighter.