Dental Services In Lexington, KY

General Dentistry

General dentists are the primary dental care providers for patients of all ages. They can treat you and your entire family and care for your overall oral health. This is crucial to your total health. Your general dentist takes responsibility for the diagnosis, treatment and overall coordination of services to meet your oral health needs. If you need a specialized dental procedure performed, your general dentist may work with other dentists to make sure you get the care you need.

Cosmetic Dentistry

If you have stained, broken or uneven teeth, cosmetic dentistry can help. Cosmetic dentistry is different from General Dentistry. Our Smile Science can give you the look you have always wanted.

Cosmetic dental procedures include bleaching to make teeth whiter. We repair chips and rough spots with fillings that match your teeth. We can remove any metal from your mouth and replace it with tooth-colored materials.

Smile Science

Slone Dental utilizes the latest and greatest technology to provide you with the best smile possible. You can view your x-rays and dental photos on our television screens while our state-of-the-art laboratory designs the smile of your dreams. Your teeth will be whiter, brighter and healthier overall. Slone Dental can reshape teeth that don’t match the others and close gaps between teeth. Broken teeth can be covered with porcelain crowns for a beautiful look.

OUR SERVICES

We believe in providing our patients with a top-notch dental care experience.
Learn more about the dental services offered by Slone Dental and what makes our practice so special. 

Cosmetic and General Dentistry 

Smile Science

A NICE, BRIGHT SMILE HIDES A MULTITUDE OF SINS.

If you are looking for a smile makeover, addressing color is one of the easiest places to start.

While results vary, with professional whitening you can expect to lighten five to ten shades. Professional bleaching is a permanent change that occurs internally within the tooth. Expect that color can rebound over time requiring touch ups. Staining foods such as red wine, coffee and tea cause external discoloration to set in. Touch ups are always recommended.

Success and direction in whitening is determined by several factors including genetics, lifestyle and the condition of enamel. Slone Dental determines the source of your discoloration, the health of your gum/bone, and your potential for sensitivity. From there we choose a bleaching plan to achieve your goals.

Your options in whitening range from in office procedures to take home trays. Professional whitening is more effective than over the counter products. Slone Dental designs bleaching trays made with a seal technology to keep saliva out and the bleach in the most chemically stable form. This creates a deep penetration of the whitening solution resulting in dramatic results for most people. In contrast to over the counter strips, professional bleaching works by encasing the entire tooth including the in between surfaces. Teeth have many curves, nooks and crannies. We want to reach each area of the tooth for even whitening. Custom sealed trays also offer greater protection from irritating whitening agents burning the gum tissue. Addition of a light or laser technology is sometimes utilized to aid penetration of the bleaching into the tooth for faster results.

Slone Dental has options from take home trays, Zoom whitening and Kor Whitening to freshen your smile. In fact Kor is the most effective way to lighten stubborn stains including tetracycline staining.

Let us help you smile bright!

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Dr. Sarah Slone, DMD