Silver Diamine Fluoride

Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) is a treatment that can be applied to baby teeth that have cavities but cannot be treated with a restoration due to your child’s behavior, medical condition, or other factors. The SDF stops the growth of the cavity until treatment can be provided in the future. Because of its chemical properties, […]

Icon Resin Infiltration

ICON resin infiltration is a minimally invasive procedure that can reverse the appearance of bright white or yellow spots on the teeth, especially those caused by poor brushing habits during orthodontic treatment. Local anesthesia is not required and the material is infiltrated into the tooth rather than placed on top, ensuring that it will not […]

Restorative Services

boy having his teeth examined by a dentist

Composite Restorations (White Fillings) For teeth with smaller areas of decay, the tooth is filled with a white composite material after the cavity is removed. In some cases the tooth will need to be numbed. The composite is a strong material and is usually guaranteed for 5-10 years. Depending on the child’s oral habits, repairs […]

Prevention Services

pretty little girl brushing teeth

Dental Prophylaxis (Cleaning) Dental cleanings are important for all children from the moment they get their first tooth. Not only does it allow the child to get comfortable with visiting the dentist at a young age, but it also gives Dr. Cook and her staff the opportunity to provide anticipatory guidance and education regarding brushing […]

Pediatric White Crowns

White crowns are the esthetic answer to baby teeth that have large decay. Caregivers now have the option to choose the white crown over a stainless steel crown if they are concerned with the appearance of silver in the mouth. They are also a great option for areas of large decay on the front baby […]

Special Needs Accommodations

cheerful boy with disability at rehabilitation center

Dr. Cook and her staff are specially trained to treat children with special healthcare needs. We make sure every patient is individually accommodated for their visit to create a comfortable and inviting experience. Our office is wheelchair accessible and our rooms are equipped with noise-canceling headphones, televisions on the ceiling, and weighted blankets if necessary. […]

Dental Sedation

Treatment of children's teeth with nitrous oxide

Nitrous Oxide: Nitrous oxide, commonly known as “laughing gas”, is inhaled by your child through their nose to help them relax during their dental visits. It will not put them to sleep, and when the dental visit is over your child can return to school or other activities right away. We ask that your child […]

Laser Frenectomies

Dr. Cook is specially trained to provide laser frenectomies to infants and children with lip and tongue ties that may be negatively affecting breastfeeding, speech, or proper swallowing. Laser treatment allows for a quick and painless procedure that does not cause bleeding or require stitches afterward. Local anesthesia is typically not required. Infants are encouraged […]