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Preventive Dental Care Washington DC

Preventive CareAn Overview

Having a solid oral healthcare plan is the best way to prevent most dental problems. For most patients, this involves daily at-home care combined with bi-annual dental visits for professional cleanings, x-rays, and routine screenings.

Dr. Andrew Cobb is a general dentist in Washington D.C. with more than 25 years experience. Our office is conveniently located in the Friendship Heights neighborhood a short drive from Chevy Chase. A majority of our focus in towards treating adult patients who have complex dental problems and cosmetic dentistry concerns. Many of these patients choose to stay with us for their ongoing preventive care and maintenance.

Gum Disease Prevention & Treatment

It is estimated that 75% of the adult population experiences some stage of gum disease. This condition is highly preventable and treatable with routine visits to the dentist. Dr. Cobb is very concerned about the health of his patient’s gums, and a periodontal screening is part of each visit. We offer a full range of periodontal therapies including laser dentistry which allows for a more comfortable experience and much faster healing time compared to traditional techniques.

Schedule An Appointment

Maintaining a healthy smile is important to your oral health. Contact Dr. Andrew Cobb to request an appointment for your preventative care visit and work your way to a healthier, brighter smile.

Preventive Care What to Expect

What To Expect From Your Dental Visit
Dental visits with Dr. Cobb are complete and comprehensive. Instead of simply taking a look at the teeth, Dr. Cobb performs and analysis of the inner workings of the masticatory system to see how the mouth, teeth, gums, jaw joints and other support structures all work together. Dr. Cobb spends considerable time with each patient to discuss their concerns and goals, guiding them to the best treatment plan for their long-term health and happiness.

Our examination includes:

  • Diagnostic x-rays
  • Oral cancer screening
  • Periodontal screening (for gum disease)
  • Dental caries (cavities) screening
  • Bite analysis and review of temporomandibular joints (TMJ) and jaw position
  • Digital imaging for analysis, diagnosis, and treatment planning
  • 2-D and 3-D models for analysis and treatment planning

Preventative care visits are vital to the health of your teeth. Dr. Cobb works with patients to educate them on the best practices for their teeth, as well as treat any dental issue that may arise during the comprehensive exam.

Dr. Cobb

Why choose Andrew C. Cobb, DDS?

Dr. Andrew Cobb is dedicated to your long term dental health and works with patients to balance the function and aesthetics of their smile for lasting beauty and comfort. Our Washington, D.C. dentist office is a warm, relaxing environment where patients are seen and treated as individuals. Your dental care is tailored to your unique needs and goals for your natural smile.

Dr. Cobb is an internationally recognized leader in his field, traveling the globe to lecture for the Dawson Academy. Our patients benefit from his longstanding commitment to advanced education and the incorporation of dental technology. The best possible patient experience, from your treatment to your results, is the foundation of our practice.