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Williamsburg, VA Dentist
Dentist Williamsburg, VA - Nancy Schumann, DDS Our patients come from in and around the surrounding communities: James City Williamsburg Norge Toano Newport News Yorktown New Town Fords Colony Kingsmill Governors Land Colonial Heritage Berkleys Green Greensprings First Colony Seasons Trace Northern Virginia Richmond New Kent New Town Some of the Dental Services that we provide include: Bridges Composite Fillings Cosmetic Dentistry Crowns Dentures Detailed Treatment Plans Emergency Dental Care Implants Root Canals Teeth Whitening Veneers Bonding Night Guard Hygiene Cleanings Periodontal Screening Oral Cancer Screening Periodontal Therapy and Treatment Atridox Site Therapy Fluoride Treatments for Children & Adults We want our patients to look forward to their visits with us so we have provided the following comforts: Flat Screen Televisions In The Treatment Rooms Headphones Relaxing Music Neck Pillows Warming Blankets Massage Chairs Protective Eyewear Convenient & Abundant Parking Easy Elevator Access Handicap Accessability Convenient New Town Location Private Treatment Rooms Spa Like Atmosphere Friendly And Courteous Staff Knowledgeable With Insurance Free Hygiene Samples at Cleaning Appointments In addition to being OSHA and HIPAA compliant, some of the state-of-the-art technologies that we feature include: Cavitron Ultrasonic Cleaning Technology Prophy Jet Cleaning Technology Dexis Digital X-Rays (promoting less radiation) Waterlase Laser Technology Zoom In Office Teeth Whitening Intraoral Camera (Digital photo for patient view of teeth) Secured Electronic Claim Filing On Your Behalf Noise Reduced High Speed Handpieces

Meet Our Team
...In her yearly credentialing, she has increased her knowledge of adhesive bonding, Waterlase application with periodontics, ZOOM chairside bleaching, infection control, and the latest in diagnostic caries detection with the Diagnadent laser...

Dental Services
... Services we offer include: Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Fillings, to make your teeth strong and healthy again Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect disease at a curable stage Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position Periodontal (Gum) Disease Therapy, to prevent tooth loss Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Professional Teeth Cleanings, to maintain good oral health Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to save an infected tooth Sealants, to protect children's teeth from decay Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMJ/TMD Treatment, for chronic jaw pain Tooth Extractions, when a tooth is hopelessly damaged or decayed Emergency Dental Treatment If you have a life-threatening or severe injury, call 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room...

Cosmetic Tooth Bonding
...One of the easiest and least expensive ways of doing this is with dental bonding...

Tooth Contouring & Reshaping
...It's also often used in conjunction with cosmetic bonding or dental veneers — both of which can be used to reshape teeth with larger imperfections...

Tooth Wear
...Depending on the situation, this can be done with bonding, veneers, or crowns...

Tooth Pain
...Depending on the cause, treatment may involve filling, bonding, root canal therapy, or other procedures...

Traumatic Dental Injuries
...Try to locate any pieces of the tooth that have come off, as it may be possible to reattach them to the crown with tooth-colored bonding material...

Air Abrasion
...Some of the uses for air abrasion tools include: removing dental caries (cavities) and filling them with composite (tooth-colored) material; preparing teeth for bonding, veneering or other procedures; and removing stains or even repairing small defects in teeth...

Cosmetic & General Dentistry
...These procedures include: Cleanings & Oral Exams, to keep your teeth and gums healthy, and catch early signs of dental disease Cosmetic Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Extractions, to remove unhealthy teeth that cannot be saved Fillings, to restore decayed teeth Inlays & Onlays, to fill teeth with larger cavities Invisalign Clear Aligners, for highly discreet orthodontic treatment Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect a dangerous disease that can be cured if caught early Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to rescue diseased teeth Sealants, to help prevent cavities Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMD Treatment, for pain in the jaw area that can interfere with biting and chewing Tooth-Colored Fillings, for a completely natural, healthy look Tooth Decay Prevention, so you keep your natural teeth as long as possible When to Visit the Dentist Many people only go to the dentist when something is wrong...

Pediatric Dentistry
...These lifelike resins made of plastic and glass can be used on baby teeth as well as permanent teeth and last until the youngster has completed facial growth (Watch Bonding Video)...

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