Dental Technology

Medical technology has been advancing at a breakneck pace for the past several decades, and dentistry hasn’t been left behind. Dental professionals are constantly looking for the newest forms of treatments and technology that will aid in providing their patients with the best possible care, and we’re going to introduce you to some of the […]

TMJ/TMD Therapy

Dentists are concerned not only with the teeth, but also with the joints and muscles that help you chew and talk. When the muscles and joints of the jaw experience increased force than normal, due to clenching, grinding, or another stimulus, they can start to feel painful and exhibit some clicking and/or popping. If you […]

Sleep Apnea Treatment

If you find yourself choking or gasping for air in the middle of the night or snoring so loudly that you wake yourself up, then you may have untreated sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea, the most common form of the condition, can be treated with oral appliance that effectively removes the blockage in your mouth […]

Laser Therapy

At Carefree Smiles, our dentists are trained and certified in the use of Sirolase, Biolase Epic 10 and the Waterlase i-Plus dental lasers to perform a wide variety of treatments. Laser dentistry is intended to increase efficiency and offer a painless approach to traditional dental treatments. Frequently Asked Questions: Am I a candidate for dental […]

Intra-Oral Camera

Dental imaging is a foundation of oral health diagnostics. Intra-oral cameras allow your dentist to detect and monitor grooves, cracks, and pits over time and compare any changes year over year. This results in more predictable and precise diagnoses, and lets you see exactly what your dentist sees inside the mouth. Intraoral digital scanners have […]

Digital X-Rays

Digital x-rays are a more streamlined way of taking dental radiographs. Like traditional x-rays, digital versions provide an in-depth view of the structures of the mouth, helping dentists detect complications and develop effective modes of treatment. Digital x-rays are capable of revealing hidden caries, bone erosion, and even tooth decay hiding beneath restorations. Requiring less […]

CT/Cone Beam Scanner

Traditional dental x-rays allow a high quality two-dimensional image, but sometimes your dentist needs more information to diagnose a dental problem. A Cone Beam CT Scanner allows your dentists to see a 3D rendering of your teeth and jaw. This also helps with accuracy of root canals, dental extractions, and placement of dental implants. The […]