General Dentistry and Hygiene

When more advanced procedures are required, a combination of agents is used to target pain both during and after the procedure, ensuring patients experience as little discomfort as possible.

UT Southwestern dentists are experts in their field, extensively trained to treat the spectrum of dental conditions as well as to recognize and diagnose complex conditions that require advanced care.

Our skilled dentists provide gentle, expert dental care in a world-class medical and research center. UT Southwestern Medical Center offers cutting-edge medical services and procedures, and the area of general dentistry and hygiene is no exception. Our skilled dentists and hygienists diagnose, treat, and manage the oral health care needs of patients.

Each patient receives a comprehensive evaluation that includes a dental examination, teeth cleaning, X-rays, and other diagnostic procedures, after which the dentist will create a personalized treatment plan.

Restorative Dental Procedures

A variety of restorative dental procedures are available to treat the effects of decay, trauma, defect, or disease of the teeth, gums, mouth, and tongue.

Procedures include:

  • Bonding
  • Dental bridges
  • Dental crowns
  • Dental fillings
  • Dentures
  • Laser procedures
  • Porcelain veneers
  • Root canals
  • Teeth whitening and bleaching

UT Southwestern’s comprehensive medical resources enable patients to have an initial consultation, testing, follow-up visits, and any needed medical procedures all in one location.