Dental Specialties Available In North Phoenix

Dental Specialties Available In North Phoenix General dentists like our team at The Norterra Dentist in the North Phoenix area are trained in a wide variety of dental procedures. However, sometimes, your dentist will refer you to a local Phoenix specialist, or include a specialist as part of your treatment team.

Following are some of the most common dental specialties found in the Phoenix area:

Endodontists
Endodontists in North Phoenix specialize in root canal therapy and other procedures involving the root and surrounding parts of the tooth.

Periodontists
Periodontists practicing in the North Phoenix area treat the conditions affecting gum tissue and the bone surrounding the teeth. If you have gingivitis or more advanced periodontal disease, you may be referred to a periodontist in North Phoenix.

Prosthodontists
Repairing damaged teeth and replacing lost teeth for North Phoenix patients is called ‘restorative dentistry’. Prosthodontists have advanced training in procedures involving crowns, dental implants, bridges, veneers, inlays, and partial or complete dentures.

Pediatric Dentists
Infants, young children and teenagers in the North Phoenix area have different dental needs than adults. Pediatric Dentists undergo additional training in the diagnosis and treatment of dental diseases affecting the youngest population in North Phoenix.

Oral Surgeons
Oral Surgeons serving the North Phoenix area perform surgical procedures involving the teeth, mouth and jaw. These include dental implants, surgery to repair damage due to injury, tumor surgery, and cleft lip and palate reconstruction.

What is a Residency?

Dental specialty programs run from two years to six years. This type of training is called a “residency”. While a DDS or DMD is pursuing specialty training he/she can practice general dentistry. Some six-year residency programs provide a medical degree as well the certification in the chosen dental specialty.

CONTACT THE NORTERRA DENTIST:

(623) 780-3333

LOCATION (TAP TO OPEN IN GOOGLE MAPS):

2370 W Happy Valley Rd #1073
Phoenix, AZ
85085

Contact Us
footer contact form

TEXT OUR OFFICE

Text message is limited to 160 characters.

HOW IT WORKS

  1. Enter your Name.
  2. Enter your Cell Phone Number, area code first
  3. Enter your text message in the box.
  4. Click "Send Text"
  5. A copy of this text will be sent to the office and to your cell phone. The office's reply will also be sent to your cell phone where you can continue the text conversation.
Note: Mobile message and data rates from your cell phone carrier may apply.Close ClickToCall Button
NagiosCheckValue - Do not remove please