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

Oral Hygiene in Lakewood Ranch, FL

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 cutting their first teeth to grandparents and great-grandparents, our office delivers the right solutions for the best dental care possible. We can even provide detailed oral hygiene instructions that can improve the way you care for your teeth at home.

Basics of Dental Hygiene

Brushing your teeth after every meal and snack can prevent food from sticking to your teeth and can protect your gums against gingivitis and other diseases. Regular brushing is one of the most important tools in your at-home dental care arsenal. Flossing is also important and can allow you to remove plaque and food particles that may sometimes get stuck between your teeth. One of the best ways to protect the health of your teeth and gums, however, is to make regular appointments for professional cleanings and exams with our dental office.

Oral Hygiene Tips for Healthier Teeth and Gums

Between regular cleanings and dental examinations, we recommend flossing at least twice daily. Waxed dental floss is less likely to injure gums and can provide greater comfort for you and your family members. Flossing before you brush can allow you to remove a greater percentage of plaque and food to help keep your gums and your teeth cleaner and healthier. Of course, these at-home solutions cannot substitute for regular visits to our office. We can provide you with the professional oral hygiene treatments needed to enhance the dental health of every member of your family.

Three Keys to Healthy Teeth

Healthier teeth and gums can be achieved with just a few steps. Brushing and flossing every day is one major component of your dental health plan. Maintaining a healthy diet rich in vitamins and minerals and with plenty of calcium can also help you build stronger teeth and bones. Finally, making regular trips to our office for check-ups and cleanings is critical to ensuring the healthiest teeth for yourself and your entire family.

Oral Hygiene for Kids

The importance of dental hygiene during the early years of your children’s lives cannot be overstated. Making sure children get the right start maintaining their dental health can pay off in stronger teeth, fewer cavities and improved overall physical condition. By investing time and effort in teaching your children the right strategies for flossing, brushing and caring for their teeth and gums, you can enjoy the best results for your children’s future.

Instituting a Regular Dental Hygiene Routine

Incorporating oral hygiene into your everyday activities can help you feel healthier and more confident. Regular teeth cleaning visits can freshen your breath and reduce the risk of cavities and tooth decay, allowing you to enjoy the benefits of cleaner teeth and a more brilliant smile. Call us today to schedule an initial consultation. We look forward to the opportunity to provide you and your family with the best in dental care.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Great service, great care!
Ansley M.
Efficient, thorough, friendly. I feel comfortable and confident I’m in good hands.
Vickie S.
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.
Friendly staff and fast, thorough service
Patrick J.
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.
Everyone was polite and caring the whole time. Real good office staff, been impressed since day 1.
Shaun M.
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
I have been going to this office for about 10 years. They have taken such great care and most all of them know me by name. Joy keeps my teeth healthy every visit and the office staff get me in and […]
Brandee W.
Keverly is a great hygentist. She gives me good dental hygiene advice and keeps my teeth is good shape. She has been there a long time. I like that there isn’t a constant turnover in staff. The […]
Amy N.
At Advanced Dental you can tell they care about the patients. They all make sure you get the best dental care every time you go. Thanks Joy for doing a great job.
Jack H.
I was made to feel so comfortable by both the staff and the doctor as well. Awesome experience, thank you.
James M.
Joy is always very professional, on time and does a great job explaining exactly what is going on.
Donald B.
I feel that I get a thorough cleaning every time I come in. Keverly is the best.
Marguerite R.
Because Dr. Purcell did such a good job of explaining the condition of my teeth and practical options. He explained what would happen with different options as well as what outcomes would be. Keverly […]
Marcia D.
Staff really listens to your needs. Excellent quality care
Toni D.
Great service and never had any issues! Wonderful staff and always helpful.
Susanna S.
Joy did a great job handling the teeth cleanings for both my wife and I. Very considerate, thoughtful, knowledgeable and professional. I would highly recommend Joy and the entire staff at Advanced […]
Terri
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.
They are friendly and work with you help you anyway they can and help get you in the right direction for a happy smile
Sarah M.
Staff is extremely helpful and very very kind and caring. Always a pleasure dealing with them.
Darlene M.
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (941) 462-3706
Fax: (941) 727-0374
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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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