Dental Specialties

What is a Periodontist?

Periodontists, like Dr. Moreno, are dentists who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal (gum) disease. They have had extensive training with two or more additional years of study after dental school. As specialists they devote their time, energy and skill to helping patients care for their gums. A periodontist  is one of the eight dental specialties recognized by the American Dental Association.

Dr. S. Buda and Dr. M. Buda have determined that your gums require special attention. Dr. S. and Dr. M Buda and Dr. Moreno work together as a team to provide you with the highest level of care. They will combine their experience to recommend the best treatment available to you while keeping each other informed on your progress and  a strong commitment to your dental health.

What is an Endodontist?

The Endodontist examines, diagnoses and treats diseases and destructive processes, including injuries and abnormalities of dental pulps and periapical tissues of the teeth.

Endodontists, like Dr. Paradiso, examine patients and interpret radiographs and pulp tests to determine pulp vitality and periapical tissue condition. They evaluate their findings and prescribe a method of treatment to prevent loss of teeth.

What is a Prosthodontist?

A prosthodontist, like Dr. M. Buda, examines and diagnoses disabilities caused by loss of teeth and supporting structures. They formulate and execute treatment plans for the construction of corrective prostheses to restore proper function and esthetics of the mouth, face, and jaw.