|At Thurston Oaks Dental, our main goal has always been to protect the health of our patients, our team and our community. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we're closing the office for all elective dental treatment until further notice from the Washington State Dental Association. We will contact you as soon as the office reopens.
If you are having a dental emergency (experiencing pain or possible infection), please contact Dr.Alan Snodgrass directly at 360-901-2406.
We wish you all good health & we will get through this all together!
Thurston Oaks Dental
Professional Cleanings & Exams
Professional cleanings are just as important to your dental health as daily brushing and flossing. Using specialized tools and training, your hygienist at Thurston Oaks Dental will:
Some patients will require a deep cleaning due to gum disease and past periodontal treatments. Our dentists will review your past dental history and identify any issues you may need treatment for.
Regular examinations, by your Vancouver dentist, help issues before they become serious. Consistent dental check-ups help catch problems when they are small. Left unattended, small treatable problems become worse and may require more extensive, expensive procedures to repair. Dental examinations generally include the following:
Regular examinations by a dentist are very important for your health. Remember, "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." - Benjamin Franklin
Dental x-rays are a primary tool for early identification of dental problems. Dr. Snodgrass can detect issues with x-rays before they become problems saving you money in the long run by preventing the need for more extensive, expensive procedures or surgeries. Learn More >
X-rays are primarily used to detect: