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Patient Education

At Mountain View Family Dental, teaching our patients about the benefits of optimal dental health is one of our priorities. We want you to feel confident about the choices you make regarding your dental treatment.

We are always available to answer questions about any aspect of your care.

We have assembled below several helpful videos covering many of the topics we frequently teach our patients about.


Scaling and Root Planing

This video shows how excessive calculus and bacterial deposits are removed from beneath the gumline to stop the spread of periodontitis.

Prophy vs Scaling and Root Planing

This video shows you the differences between scaling and root planing and a routine dental cleaning to prevent and treat periodontal disease.

 

Prophy vs Periodontal Maintenance

This video shows you the differences between periodontal maintenance therapy and a routine dental cleaning to prevent and treat periodontal disease.

 

Periodontal Maintenance Therapy

This video shows you how periodontal maintenance therapy is crucial to prevent periodontal disease from worsening or causing additional complications for your oral and systemic health.

 

Cracked Tooth

This video shows you the serious oral health consequences of an untreated cracked tooth.

 

Crown Prep with Core Buildup

This video shows you how a doctor adds structure to a damaged tooth, so it can be successfully crowned and preserved.

 

Post-Operative Instructions for a Crown

 

Removable Partial Dentures

This video shows you how removable partial dentures can replace missing teeth and improve the overall function and appearance of your mouth.

 

Removable Complete Dentures

This video shows you how removable dentures can replace your missing teeth, while mimicking their natural appearance and restoring their overall function

 

Locator Retained Overdenture

This video shows you how a removeable overdenture can replace missing teeth using dental implants with special fittings that snap the denture in place within the mouth.

 

Fixed Hybrid Dentures

This video shows you how fixed-hybrid dentures, or screw-retained dentures, replace teeth and provide improved overall function for eating and speech.