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General Dentistry

General / Preventative Dentistry

Scheduling regular dental visits is an important part of keeping your teeth and gums healthy, as well as maintaining your overall health. In addition to regular oral hygiene exams, Whispering Oaks Family Dental offers several different services to help you stay as healthy as possible. Our specialists are trained not only in general dentistry, but in a variety of dental procedures that cover a full spectrum of oral health needs.

Sometimes your mouth simply has no room for incoming wisdom teeth, and if left untreated, problems such as jaw pain, tooth shifting and sinus problems may occur.  

Despite the common belief that root canals are excruciatingly painful, in actuality they cause very little pain and discomfort. In fact, root canals actually relieve tooth pain.

Recent studies suggest possible relationships between gum disease and heart disease, diabetes, cancer and increased incidence of pre-term, low-birth weight babies.

Early detection at your San Antonio dentist can minimize or eliminate the potentially disfiguring effects of oral cancer and possibly even save your life.

Migraines and headaches triggered by grinding teeth can now be prevented with night guards from your San Antonio dentist.

Mouth Guards at your San Antonio dentist offer a way to protect your teeth while competing in athletic activities.

Dental lasers are utilized for a variety of treatments and procedures, including several therapeutic applications. 

X-rays are an excellent way to diagnose oral health issues; however with the intraoral camera available at Whispering Oaks Family Dental, we can assess your dental needs to an even greater extent.

Regular dental visits are essential to maintaining healthy teeth and gums. For maximum benefit, a good home care regimen must be supplemented with an examination at least every six months.

If extraction is completely necessary, the team at Whispering Oaks Family Dental will provide a safe, painless procedure and can offer restorative dental options to replace your tooth as well.

Whispering Oaks Family Dental now offers our patients a new type of x-ray, the digital radiograph, which offers benefits beyond traditional x-rays. This new technology provides patients with approximately half the radiation associated with traditional x-rays.

We prioritize prevention above all else. We make your comprehensive exam and cleaning visits fast, gentle and fun.