J. Rivas Dental offers a full array of dental services to help you maintain healthy teeth. You can read more on this page about specific services.
Initial Oral Examination
Your initial visit is the most important of all. It includes a full mouth x-rays or a Panoramic x-ray and may include some other x-rays for accurate diagnosis. Dentists use x-rays to examine the health of your bones, teeth. Not all dental x-rays are the same, ex. Occlusal x-rays, Periapical x-rays, Bitewings x-rays, among others. X-rays needed may vary according to patient age, patient procedure request, or doctor needs. The initial examination and this set of oral pictures help your dentist to determine numerous oral issues like oral cancer, plaque, tartar, cavities, gum disease, bad habits, respiratory issues associate with your mouth, head-neck-and lymph node, tongue, jaws, swellings and abnormalities, among many others.
Implants are synthetic structures that are placed in the area of the tooth normally occupied by the root. Implants are anchored to the jawbone or metal framework on the bone and act as a foundation for an artificial tooth or permanent bridge. In some cases, implants can be used to attach dentures. Read More...
Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with uneven surfaces or are chipped, discolored, oddly shaped, unevenly spaced or crooked. Read More...
Crowns and Bridges
Crowns are synthetic caps, usually made of a material like porcelain, placed on the top of a tooth. Crowns are typically used to restore a tooth's function and appearance following a restorative procedure such as a root canal. When decay in a tooth has become so advanced that large portions of the tooth must be removed, crowns are often used to restore the tooth. Read More...
Whitening procedures have effectively restored the smile of people with stained, dull, or discolored teeth.The darker tissue of your teeth, the dentin, can become exposed as the outer layer of enamel is worn away by the effects of aging or things like caffeine and tobacco. Read More...
Invisalign's® invisible, removable, and comfortable aligners will give you the beautiful straight teeth you've always wanted. And best of all, no one can tell you're wearing them. Invisalign is great for adults and teenagers. Read More...
Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other matter. Sometimes, a toothache can be caused or aggravated by a piece of debris lodged between the tooth and another tooth. Avoid placing an aspirin between your tooth and gum to relieve pain, because the dissolving aspirin can actually harm your gum tissue. Read More...
Our goal is to help you to minimize the risk of emergency treatment. This is why we commit a generous amont of time designing a Lifetime Treatment Plan that will help you to offset the possibility of unforseen pain or tooth breakage. Read More...
Our office welcome patients with dental care emergencies on Mon-Wed-Fri from 10am to 1pm.
Same day treatment may not be granted, it varies due to tooth/patient condition. After our doctor evaluated patient, a full diagnostic will be provided, the necessary treatment will be completed or scheduled. Doubtless, emergency treatment will be given if any of this condition is observed:
Excellence in Oral Care Using the Latest Technology
Nowadays, new technology in dentistry will transform the way dentists work and patients receive treatment. Technology can enhance accuracy, precision, workflows, and deliver even better results for patients, reason why our practice has the most up-to-date technology in the world of dentistry.
Our experienced and committed team love to work with kids, adults…everyone!!!
Our entire J. Rivas Dental team is graduated from different careers in the dentistry field and have been working in a dental office for a minimum of 4 years and the maximum of 25 years. All along these years most members of our team have obtained Anesthesia certification, Expanded Duties and X-ray certifications in the State of Florida. As well, our team is fully certified as First Aid/CPR/AED, HIPPA, OSHA and more.