Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Do you take emergencies?
A. Yes, emergencies will be seen within 24 hours or on the same day, if possible.
Q. Do you offer dental implants?
A. Yes. Dr. Swanson specializes in Dental Implants and has achieved a Mastership in the International College of Oral Implantology. We offer traditional wide body implants as well as mini implants.
Q. Do you offer extractions and root canals?
A. Yes, we are a full service dental office, including general dentistry, extractions, root canals, ,implants, and CEREC (same day crowns).
Q. Do you offer bleaching?
A. Yes, we offer 1 hour bleaching in the office which includes take home trays for touch- ups as needed for the future.
Q. What type of crowns do you offer?
A. We offer several different types of crowns, including CEREC crowns (all-ceramic crowns with color matched restorations) which allow you to have your permanent crowns the same day. We also offer Impress crowns, veneers, and Lumineers.
Q. Do you offer dentures and partials?
A. Yes, we specialize in all phases of cosmetic and restorative dentistry.
Q. Do you offer deep cleanings?
A. Yes, we offer periodontal treatment, root planning, laser periodontal treatment, and subgingival antibiotic placement.
Q. Do I have to have x-rays when I get my teeth cleaned?
A. Yes, x-rays and perio-probing are necessary at cleaning appointments. This is the only way the doctor and the hygienist can get an accurate picture of your periodontal health. Please note that periodontal disease has been linked to heart disease.
Q. Do you take children?
A. Yes, we take children ages 3 years and up depending on the child’s tolerance for dental work. There are occasions when a child must be referred to a pediatric dentist.
Q. Do you take dental insurance?
A. Yes, we take most insurance plans and are “in-network” on many of them. However, we are not preferred providers on all insurance plans but will assist you in filing the claim. For insurance questions, please ask one of our business team members.