Franklin Veneers and Implants

Procedures Offered by Your Franklin, TN Dentist.

Our clinic performs a wide variety of services to help you get the smile you deserve. By leveraging today's advanced techniques and technology, Franklin dentist, Dr. Lee Palmer, 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 is 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...
Tooth Extractions
A dental extraction is the procedure done 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...
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...
Dentures
Denture Basics: Information for First-Time Denture Wearers We all hope our natural teeth will last a lifetime. But when this isn’t possible, dental professionals can offer a number of options to restore oral function and appearance. Thanks to...
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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...
Dental Bridges
A dental bridge is a false tooth that is used to fill the gap created by a missing tooth or teeth. A gap between your teeth can be potentially dangerous to your dental health. It can cause your teeth to shift and result in a change in your bite...
Teeth Whitening
Our teeth can discolor throughout 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, show through. This is what gives our teeth a yellowish tint. Teeth...
Dental Veneers
Dental veneers are thin, custom made shells that cover the front surface of your teeth 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....
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...
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....
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Snoring
Snoring occurs when the soft tissue structures of the upper airway collapse during sleep. This partial collapse can occur during any stage of sleep. When the throat tissues vibrate against each other, it produces the sound known as...
Treating Snoring
Snoring without OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) can be treated in several ways. Medical factors may affect treatment, so it is important to speak with a physician.   Behavioral Therapy Because excess weight can cause or worsen...
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Treatment of TMJ Disorders
Proper diagnosis is critical to make sure you receive treatment for your particular condition. Dr. Palmer will only recommend treatment after conducting a thorough health history, clinical exam, taking appropriate X-rays, and perhaps confirming...