Manasquan Veneers and Implants

Manasquan Teeth Whitening, Manasquan Veneers, Manasquan Dental Implants

At Peaceful Dental Care, we perform a wide variety of services to help you get the smile you deserve. By leveraging today's advanced techniques and technology, Manasquan dentist Dr. Lei Xu can restore your beautiful smile to help you maintain your youthful appearance. Whether you need to get a tooth filled, have crooked teeth, or need a complete smile makeover, we can offer a treatment plan that's right for you. Read below to learn more about some of the procedures we offer.
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Dental Cleanings
Routine dental cleanings are important to maintaining good oral hygiene. Professional cleaning by a hygienist can remove mineralized plaque that may develop even with careful brushing and flossing, particularly in areas that are difficult to...
Dental Exams and X-Rays
Routine dental exams are important to maintaining healthy teeth and gums. Additionally, they can help to avoid the financial costs associated with large treatment plans later on. The Academy of General Dentistry recommends twice yearly checkups...
Composite Fillings
When treating a cavity, the dentist will remove the decayed portion of your tooth and fill it with another substance. This procedure is called a filling. There are multiple options for the material to be used in the filling, the most common of...
Amalgam Fillings
Amalgam fillings, also known as silver-colored fillings, are made from a combination of metals such as tin, copper, silver and mercury. This combination of metals gives amalgam its renowned strength and durability. These fillings usually last...
Root Canal Therapy
Root canal therapy is treatment used to repair and save a tooth that has been infected due to a deep cavity or cracked tooth. The treatment involves removing the pulp and the nerves of the tooth, and cleaning the infected area. A tooth's pulp and...
Scaling and Root Planing
Scaling and root planing, sometimes referred to as a deep cleaning, is done by cleaning between your gums and roots down to your roots. Depending upon the severity and your senstivity, you may receive local anesthetic to numb your gums and the...
Arestin: Periodontal Disease Treatment
Gum disease is caused by a bacterial infection of the teeth and gums. It can result in bleeding, receding gums, and sensitivity. Plus, it's the #1 cause of adult tooth loss in the US. Arestin® is an antibiotic that is added to scaling...
Tooth Extractions
A dental extraction is the procedure to remove a tooth from your mouth. A dental extraction is most commonly required if one of your teeth is damaged beyond practical repair. The most common reasons for tooth extractions include: Severe tooth...
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Invisible Braces
Does your smile reflect the real you? Invisalign is the clear alternative to braces. Developed with orthodontists, Invisalign is a virtually invisible solution, so you can smile both during treatment and after. In fact, almost no one will know...
Teeth Whitening
Our teeth can discolor through the years as our enamel wears down. The wearing down of enamel allows dentin, a yellow color substance that makes the core of our teeth, to show through. This is what gives our teeth a yellowish tint. Teeth whitening...
Snap-On Smile
After years of extensive research and development, your dentist can now provide you with a Snap-On Smile that is thin and strong with the look of natural teeth. You can eat and drink with your Snap-On Smile. It’s easy to care for and can be a...
Porcelain Crowns
Compared to fillings which just cover a small portion of a tooth, a crown (or cap) encases the entire visible portion of a tooth. In effect, the crown acts as the tooth's new outer surface.A dental crown is used when a tooth is broken or decayed...
Dental Bridges
A dental bridge is a false tooth that is used to fill the gap created by missing tooth or teeth. A gap between your teeth can be potentially dangerous to your dental health, as it can cause your teeth to shift resulting in a change in your bite...
Dental Veneers
Dental veneers are thin custom made shells that cover the front surface of your tooth to improve their appearance. They are made of tooth colored materials and can be used to improve the color of teeth that have been worn down or stained....
Lumineers
Smiling should be a happy, enjoyable experience, not stressful or embarrassing. With LUMINEERS, you no longer have to hide your smile…and you don’t have to endure lengthy, uncomfortable procedures to get the smile you enjoy sharing with the...
Dental Bonding
Dental Bonding is a restoration procedure in which a tooth-colored resin is bonded to a tooth and cured with ultraviolet light. Bonding is faster and cheaper than veneers or crowns, and can thus be a good option to make small cosmetic improvements...
Dental Inlays and Onlays
Dental inlays and onlays are a more conservative approach to tooth restoration than full crowns. The are used to repair rear teeth that have mild to moderate tooth decay, or for cracked teeth where the damage does not warrant a dental crown....
Cosmetic Periodontal Surgery
Do you suffer from any of the following? Gummy smile Uneven gum line Elongated teeth Exposed roots If so, you may be a candidate for cosmetic periodontal surgery. The surgery aims to make your gum line even...
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Dental Implants
Dental implants are becoming an increasingly popular method for replacing missing teeth. In this procedure, titanium supports are surgically fused with your jawbone, and act as an anchor for naturally looking false teeth. Dental implants are not...
Mini Implants
Mini implants are dental implants with a smaller diameter - less than three millimeters. Mini dental implants, or MDIs, are sometimes referred to as SDIs (small diameter implants), as well as NDIs (narrow body implants). Mini dental implants...
Ridge Augmentation
Sometimes when you lose one or more teeth, you can get an indention in your gums and jawbone where the tooth used to be. This happens because the jawbone recedes when it no longer is holding a tooth in place. Not only is this indentation...
Sinus Augmentation
Sinus augmentation is also referred to as sinus lift or sinus graft. It is an oral surgery procedure in which bone is added to the upper jaw in the area of the premolar and molar teeth. This is done so the jaw will be able to support the base...
Crown Lengthening
Crown lengthening is a procedure that is done to expose more of a tooth. Many people feel their smile is too "gummy" and their teeth are short. How It's Done The excess gum and bone tissue is reshaped to expose more the natural tooth. This can...
Frenectomy
A frenectomy is also referred to as a frenulectomy, frenulotomy, and frenotomy, and it is the removal of the frenulum.  In dentistry, we most commonly refer to two types of frenulum: the labial frenulum (of the lip) attaches your...
Gingival (Gum) Grafting
A gingival or gum graft is a procedure that is aimed to cover an area of exposed tooth root with grafted oral tissue. The procedure will result in: prevention of further root exposure decreased...
Occlusal Adjustment
An Occlusal Adjustment, also referred to as Equilibration, is a procedure that aims to remove the interferences that keep teeth from fitting together properly. The interferences need to be removed because they are preventing the jaw from resting...
Periodontal Splinting for Loose Teeth
Teeth can become loose for a variety of reasons: loss of gum tissue facial injury orthodontic treatment pressure caused by crooked teeth Periodontal splinting is a procedure that attaches a weak, loose tooth a stable tooth that...
Osseous Surgery, Osseous Grafting and Gum Pocket Reduction
Osseous Surgery is done so Dr. Xu can look at the root of a tooth and clean the decayed areas due to periodontal (gum) disease. Periodontal (gum) disease is a result of bacteria and plaque build-up between the teeth and gums. After the...
Endodontic (Root Canal) Retreatment
If you've had root canal therapy in the past and have maintained proper dental care, most teeth can last as long as your natural teeth. However, 5% of the time, a tooth may not heal as expected. There is an array of reasons why you may need...
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Dental Sealants
Dental sealants are ideal for application to children's teeth, particularly molars, soon after they have erupted and before they have a chance to decay. A child's first set of molars come in when he or she is around 6 years old and the second set...