General Dentists in Hudson Valley

If you desire the confidence that comes with an attractive, healthy smile, the solutions to achieving this goal are as simple as maintaining good, daily dental habits and scheduling regular dental examinations and cleanings with a dedicated general dentist who shares your same goal.

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What Is A General Dentist?

A general dentist is like the dental version of a primary care physician in that the dentist provides for the basic needs of patients. General dentists address a wide range of teeth, gum and mouth analysis and treatments for patients of all ages – children to adults. A general dentist differs from a specialist whose expertise addresses more specific conditions and treatments.

How Can We Help?

Whether you are due for a regular dental exam and professional teeth cleaning or you desire cosmetic enhancements to produce a better smile, one of our general dentists in Hudson Valley can help you. Ultimately, it is their objective to ensure the lifelong health of your teeth, gums and mouth, and they accomplish this by providing the following:

  • Prevention: Professional cleaning and polishing of your teeth, advice on your daily dental hygiene, custom-made mouth guards, and sealants can help stave off dental wear, decay and disease before it begins.
  • Restoration: This covers everything from fillings to teeth replacement such as bridgework, dentures and dental implants.
  • Cosmetic procedures: Treatments that enhance your smile such as teeth whitening, bonding (for chipped or cracked teeth), and veneers.
  • Health: Taking care of your teeth can have a direct impact on issues beyond your mouth. Poor dental health has been linked to diabetes, cardiovascular disease, stroke, and other issues.

What Services Do General Dentists Offer?

Regardless of your age or dental condition, our general dentists in Hudson Valley can restore your oral health. Whether you need a cavity filled or you need your teeth replaced, aligned, removed or whitened, there is a preventative, restorative or cosmetic option available for you – and all with the emphasis of maintaining or improving your overall dental health. You can find any of the following treatments and general dentistry services at one of our Hudson Valley offices:

How Frequently Should You Visit?

On average, most patients visit their general dentist twice a year for a regular exam and thorough, professional teeth cleaning. However, depending on your age, your dental health and other individual factors, more frequent visits might be advised or required.

How Much Does A Dental Visit Cost?

Two main factors affect price:

1) What kind of services are rendered? For example, if a cavity is discovered then a filling or a crown will be needed, and that affects the cost.

2) Insurance coverage. If cost is a concern, please call one of our Hudson Valley-area offices for an estimate on the cost of your dental fees.

Our dental practices also accept DentRite, a discount dental plan that can save members hundreds of dollars. You can apply in our office or online at www.DentRite.com.

How Do You Make A Dental Appointment?

Whether you are a first-time patient or a returning patient to one of our Hudson Valley offices, scheduling an appointment is as easy as calling the friendly staff at the office nearest you and selecting the available time that is most convenient for you.

How Should You Prepare For A Dental Appointment?

To streamline your visit and shorten your stay as much as possible, it would be helpful if you:

  • Arrive for your appointment on time.
  • Have your insurance information available when you arrive.
  • Provide up-to-date medical information, including prescriptions you’re taking.
  • If you’re experiencing anxiety about the visit, please let us know so we can help relax you and make your stay as pleasant as possible.

Are Dental Visits Required?

Keeping up with your dental appointments significantly reduces the likelihood of dental decay, gum disease and any number of assorted complications. To keep your healthy, strong and wonderful smile, please call the friendly staff at one of our Hudson Valley offices today to make an appointment.

Emergency Dental Care in Hudson Valley

There is never a good time to have a dental emergency. Toothaches, lost fillings, cracked teeth, and other problems require prompt dental care. We strive to accommodate emergency dental patients with same-day appointments whenever possible.
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All the staff is extremely courteous, friendly & helpful. Especially James! Thank you :-)
Stella K.
I was very nervous about my procedure and everyone from the receptionists to Dr. Oh were very kind and comforting. Also, the wait time was very short which also eased my anxiety.
Jessica J.
they know exactly what to do … they don’t waste any time they like to help
Ruba A.
I was scheduled for an 11:15 appointment for a cleaning with Ellen. There was no wait time at all. She answered any questions I had and did an excellent job. She has a great personalty and really […]
Karen I.
I absolutely love this dental group Dr. Mila, the pediatric dentist and her assistants alway make sure my boys are comfortable and pay special attention to them during their visits. I was always […]
Shanda M.
I was very pleased with my experience at Family Dental Group. It was good to be treated with professionalism and care. Everyone was very nice, and it is nice to be treated well since you are the […]
Anonymous
Great quality in dental care, kind and informative staff and clean office. As someone who has been receiving dental care for 10+ years here, I highly recommend this office!
Noelle T.
Dr Ayuko and assistants are great.
Pablo F.
The dental office is very clean and has a kid friendly atmosphere. The dentist (Dr. Hinkle) and his assistant (Gladys) went above and beyond to make my three kids comfortable.
Carmine G.
Dr Kesselman was excellent. Did a root canal for my wife. He was caring and thoughtful to our needs and concerns.
Zhen L.
This was my first visit to Family Dental. I was greeted nicely as soon as I walked in. Filled out the new client paperwork, and was taken back to see the dentist all within 10 minutes. Dentist, […]
Anthony C.
I loved the service and treatment that I received a the facility/clinic of the Family Dental Group located in Fishkill.
Michael G.
I had a lot of fear about going to the dentist as I had a very bad experience with another dental office in CT and since then have been pretty afraid of dental work. The person I initially spoke with […]
Karine G.
Everything was great
Constance D.
I live far away and was visiting relatives when I encountered a dental emergency. FDG gave me an immediate appointment and treated me like I had been their patient for decades. This was on a […]
David S.
The BEST quality of care!!! The staff is amazing, the doctors are very caring and gentle!!! I would never trust any other dentist office with my children as well as myself!!!
Linda S.
Me and my sister makayla love Dr. joe! Everyone is friendly and my mom loves the practice
Gabriella T.
The service at the front desk is top notch, very helpful and friendly. Ellen, my hygienist, is the best. She always does a great job.
Steven P.
Two of my children go here and the staff has gone above and beyond both times! We have had horrible experiences with dentists and let me tell you…the dentists here are absolutely amazing. […]
Rae S.
My experience with Family Dental Group and Dr. Lucchese has been amazing! He truly has been understanding & has done incredible work with me. *My true SMILE has returned because of his wonderful […]
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