Dr. Nicholas Gardner provides general dentistry services in Gouverneur, NY for addressing everything from routine preventive care to complex dental problems. A highly trained dentist who dedicates many hours to continuing education in a variety of dentistry fields, Dr. Gardner seeks to offer dental care that is tailored to your unique dental health, comprehensive and personalized for your needs and goals.
Your dental health is important for both a healthy, beautiful smile as well as your overall good health and well being. In addition to a wide range of general, cosmetic and restorative dental procedures, Dr. Gardner has a special focus on treating complex dental problems such as bite or occlusal disorders, including TMJ dysfunction.
General Dentistry: What To Expect
A visit with Dr. Gardner is often unlike any other visit to the dentist you may have experienced. Dr. Gardner’s Gouverneur dentist office is a warm, family friendly environment that strives to make patients of all ages feel welcome and at ease. During your initial consultation, Dr. Gardner will discuss your medical history and give you the opportunity to address any cosmetic or dental health concerns you may have.
Dr. Gardner is a Dawson trained dentist who practices complete dentistry, performing a thorough and comprehensive evaluation of the entire occlusal system as part of your routine dental care. Taking the time to diagnose any underlying dental problems, such as a bite disorder, can ensure that any dentistry you receive supports your lasting oral health and a functional smile.
Using the Dawson Diagnostic Wizard, this comprehensive evaluation includes a physical inspection of the mouth, teeth, gums, jaw joints and other support structures. A unique digital technology and dental records evaluation tool, the Diagnostic Wizard enables Dr. Gardner to gain a holistic understanding of a patient’s oral health before recommending any dentistry, improving the patient experience through lasting dental health and a comfortable smile.
Our dental examination typically includes:
- Diagnostic x-rays
- Oral Cancer Screening
- Periodontal Screening (for gum disease)
- Dental Caries (Cavities) Screening
- Examination of the Temporomandibular Joints (TMJ) and Jaw Position
- Occlusal (Bite) Analysis
Modern dentistry has established the many benefits of maintaining a healthy smile, including a good quality of life as we age. Dr. Gardner seeks to develop a lasting relationship with his patients as a partner in their dental health care, helping them to enjoy a comfortable smile that they feel good about.
Schedule A Consultation
Looking for a local family dentist in Gouverneur, NY? Contact the office of Dr. Nicholas Gardner and schedule an appointment or use our convenient online request form. Our dental office serves patients in Gouverneur as well as Potsdam, Southern St. Lawrence, Northern Jefferson and Western Lewis counties.