Advanced Dental Care of Lakewood Ranch
8640 E State Road 70, Suite D, Bradenton, FL 34202

General Dentists in Lakewood Ranch

Healthy teeth and gums are an indicator of good health. Without regular care from a general dentist in Lakewood Ranch, you may become susceptible to a variety of dental health problems, including tooth loss. Fortunately, you can maintain lifetime dental health with exams and cleanings from our general family dentistry practice.

What Role Does a General Dentist Fill?

General dentists serve as primary dental caregivers for patients of all ages. These dental professionals provide a wide range of dentistry services instead of specializing in one field. A general dentist is often the person people visit most frequently for dental exams, cleanings, and routine treatments.

What Services Does a General Dental Office Offer?

There are numerous services that you and your family can receive at our dentist general practice. These general dentistry services include dental exams, routine and deep cleanings, X-rays, restorations, and more. Let us help you achieve a healthy, fabulous smile – give us a call to make an appointment.

General Dental Services

Your teeth were designed to last a lifetime – but only with regular care from a general dentist. Call our office today to book any of the general dentistry services below, including:

  • Bad Breath Treatment
  • Crowns
  • Dental Bridges
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dental Implants
  • Dental Reconstruction
  • Dental Sealants
  • Dentures
  • Fillings and Restorations
  • Root Canal Therapy
  • Snore Guards
  • Softline Dentures
  • Tooth Extractions

How Frequently Should I Go to a Dentist?

Many patients ask us, “How often should I see a general dentist near me?” People with ongoing dental health problems may require several appointments to resolve their symptoms. However, those with healthy teeth and gums should typically see a dentist every six months.

What Will a Dental Visit Cost?

Many people have concerns about cost when visiting the dentist. Your unique dental situation and whether you have dental insurance will determine your total charges.

Why Is Dental Health Care Important to Maintain?

Maintaining healthy teeth and gums can help you achieve overall wellness. Not only does regular dental care prevent cavities and gum disease, it also reduces the risk of other medical conditions that are caused by inflammation. Let us help you care for your smile – call us today to see one of our skilled general dentists.

How Long Does a Tooth Cleaning Last?

Professional tooth cleanings are the best way to prevent harmful gum disease and tooth decay. Most routine cleanings take approximately 30 minutes. However, your time slot may be longer if your teeth and gums need extensive cleaning.

Getting Ready for Your Dental Appointment

Does the thought of visiting the dentist cause you stress? If so, preparing ahead of time may ease your anxiety. Be sure to compile as much medical and insurance information as you can, as this can help when filling out paperwork. Please call us if you have any questions about your upcoming appointment.

What Happens When You Don’t Go to the Dentist Every Year?

Tooth decay and gum disease often strike without warning – only regular dental treatment can stop them from becoming severe. Failure to see the dentist can result in costly dental work and even tooth loss. Give your teeth and gums the care they deserve – call us now to set up a dental exam and cleaning.

Bad Breath Treatment

Causes of bad breath include the breakdown of food particles in your mouth, bacteria buildup, mouth dryness, and tooth decay. In Lakewood Ranch, your dentist will work with you to help identify the underlying causes of chronic bad breath and […]

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Crowns

If you have broken, chipped, discolored or damaged teeth, you may be in search of the right provider to apply a tooth crown in Lakewood Ranch. Our office provides cost-effective options that can help you look your best while ensuring […]

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Dental Bridges

If you are missing one or more of your teeth, our doctors in Lakewood Ranch may be able to restore your smile using a dental bridge. Bridges are composed of a replacement tooth or teeth supported on either side by […]

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Dental Implants

If you’re like the majority of adults in America, you’ve lost at least one of your permanent teeth. Teeth lost to gum disease or dental decay can leave unsightly gaps that make you want to avoid smiling. They can even […]

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Dental Reconstruction

As part of a carefully planned combination of general, cosmetic, and orthodontic dentistry, dental reconstruction is a comprehensive treatment approach for patients with mild to chronic pain from severe dental problems, such as tooth loss, facial muscle distortion, gum disease […]

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Dental Sealants

Dental sealants act as a barrier to prevent cavities. The treatment entails applying a thin, safe plastic coating to the molars, which are the most commonly used teeth for chewing, protecting them from plaque and acids. The process of applying […]

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Dentures

Tooth loss can greatly affect your lifestyle, making it difficult to speak or enjoy your favorite foods. If you’re looking for an affordable way to restore your smile, it may be time to visit our office for dentures in Lakewood […]

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Fillings and Restorations

Our dentists in Lakewood Ranch offer dental fillings to treat cavities. Dental fillings can also be also used to repair cracked or broken teeth. Ask about tooth-colored fillings that make your mouth look more natural and attractive.

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Oral Hygiene

If you and your family need a proven provider for oral hygiene in Lakewood Ranch, our office can deliver the right options for your schedule and your ongoing needs. We offer care for patients of all ages. From babies just […]

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Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy or a root canal procedure can relieve the pain caused by diseased or injured pulp tissue in the center of the tooth. Many times, this tissue cannot repair itself and root canal therapy is required to save […]

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Snore Guards

Clinically proven to reduce snoring, the Snore Guard® is a small oral appliance worn while sleeping. The custom-fit device our Lakewood Ranch dentists create, helps to prevent your tongue and jaw from slipping when your muscles relax, therefore blocking your […]

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Softline Dentures

Soft-lined dentures help our Lakewood Ranch patients achieve a new level of comfort. They also help improve the health of your gum tissue by absorbing pressure caused by chewing. With the same great benefits of standard hard-lined dentures, soft-lined dentures […]

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Tooth Extractions

Unfortunately, teeth can become diseased, damaged, or injured over time, and in some cases, may need to be removed (extracted). If this should happen to you, one of our highly experienced dentists in Lakewood Ranch will make the tooth extraction […]

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Patient Reviews
The hygenist was on time – I didn’t have to wait. Everything went well.
Kay T.
Joy is the best hygenist ever. She has cleaned my teeth for over 15 years and always has my best interest in mind. Keep it up Joy. Your awesome.
Captain G.
10 Stars! Dr. Purcell and Alex took care of me during two really rough procedures. I’ll never let another dentist treat me. Excellent experience from start to finish. Thank you all!
Karen H.
Everyone was polite and caring the whole time. Real good office staff, been impressed since day 1.
Shaun M.
Miguel my hygienist was so nice and friendly
Payfang L.
Friendly staff and fast, thorough service
Patrick J.
Took me in on time. Thorough exam. Very professional and caring. Highly recommend.
David K.
Joy is professional and really concerned for your dental hygiene
Gregory M.
Staff is extremely helpful and very very kind and caring. Always a pleasure dealing with them.
Darlene M.
As a dental patient for 60+ years (not ADC) I can happily testify that Advanced Dental Care of Lakewood Ranch has been a heart warming experience. From the time we entered the facility to meeting the […]
Crouse H.
Wonderful caring staff. My dental emergencies as well as my regular check- ups have been addressed quickly and efficiently by Dr. Purcell and staff. Thanks to everyone at the LWR office.
Lucy C.
Great care
Aree M.
I feel that I get a thorough cleaning every time I come in. Keverly is the best.
Marguerite R.
So far I get in on time do not have to sit out in waiting for more than 5 min past time schelduled
Brenda G.
wonderful office & wonderful staff. the place is nice & very clean. my hygienist, Danielle, is very gentle & kind. so important to floss daily!!!
Kim S.
I’ve had extremely good care from the dental staff and good service from the office staff. I would not hesitate to recommend Advanced Dental Care. Byron Greenlaw
Byron G.
Have been going here for almost a year and the staff if wonderful. All of the staff is great and personable. Lisa in ortho is always a pleasure to be around and Joy does a wonderful job making sure […]
Angela
Dr Purcel and staff are excellent.
Ann K.
On time appointment, efficient and friendly staff!
Lori B.
Dr Purcell is great! Patience above and beyond..very good with teenagers and great at making the dentist a good experience and talking to you to calm you while he is working on you. Also his […]
Taylor T.
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Tue. – 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Wed. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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