Services

 

Art W. Ryder D.M.D., P.A. offers affordable dental care for the entire family in the Altamonte Springs, Florida area.

 

How do you feel about your smile?

 

When you look in the mirror do you see what you want or what you have? Today there are so many things that can help improve the appearance of your smile. From bleaching your teeth to porcelain veneers and crowns, implants can be placed in areas where you are missing teeth. Once the restorative portion of the implant is complete they will function just like your own teeth.You can spend money on everything from cosmetic surgery to redesigning your wardrobe, but it is your smile that will take center stage when it is perfect!

Our general dentistry services include:

  • Bonding

  • Cosmetic Dentistry

  • Crowns

  • Dental Cleaning

  • Fillings

  • Implants

  • Root Canals

  • Sealants

  • Veneers

  • Whitening

 

Implants & Crowns
Whitening

The procedure of securing a white composite material (shaded to match the color of the tooth) directly to the enamel or dentin. The bonding materials are extremely strong and can be polished to a very high gloss resembling enamel. They are not baked or glazed like porcelain, so they may stain eventually.

An implant is a cylindrical post placed in the bone of the upper or lower jaw on which a crown or bridge may be attached. The initial placement of the implant itself is usually done by an Oral Surgeon or a Periodontist. The final restoration of a post and crown is completed by the General Dentist.

 

A crown is a full coverage restoration (often called a cap) which protects the tooth and restores it after a root canal or structural loss due to trauma or decay.

The changing of your present tooth color by the use of a special bleaching gel which is placed in a mouthguard (which fits only your teeth) and worn over 7 - 10 days.

A thin piece of porcelain shaped like the facial or front part of your tooth. Used predominately in the anterior (front) of the mouth. They are bonded to the natural tooth to change the shade and often shape. Created in a dental lab, these restorations are baked in a high temperature oven and glazed so that once placed they do not accept stain.

Bonding
Porcelain Veneers

These procedures can be performed to:

  • Close a space between teeth

  • Replace teeth that are missing

  • Whiten teeth that have yellowed from age or other reasons

  • Repair chipped or fractured teeth

  • Replace silver fillings with a bonding material that looks like enamel

At Art W. Ryder D.M.D., P.A., we accept cash, personal checks, and debit cards, Visa, MasterCard and American Express as payment options.

 

Insurance is also accepted.