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Procedures
Cosmetic Dentistry
AcceleDent®
Bonding
CEREC
Cosmetic Fillings
Crowns and Bridges
Specialty Dentures
Gum Recontouring
Dental Implants and Mini-implants
GALILEOS® 3D X-RAY
Dental Veneers
Teeth Whitening
Sedation Dentistry
Preventative Dentistry
Dental Problems
General Dentistry
Treatment
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Procedures
Machias Dental Procedures Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Professionalism and the highest quality of service have been the goals of this practice for years. We provide exceptional sedation and cosmetic dentistry along with general dentistry services.
Cosmetic Dentistry
Machias Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Everyone wants a beautiful smile. Today’s dentistry lets us have the smile we choose, not just the smile we were born with. Cosmetic dentistry is all about getting the smile that you want. It goes beyond the procedures that a person needs for a healthy mouth, and provides choices for all of us to improve the appearance of our smiles. Some services are whitening, veneers, bonding, fillings, crowns, bridges, implants, dentures, and braces.
AcceleDent®
AcceleDent®
Bonding
Machias Bonding Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -Dental Bonding is a wonderful and safe technique for fixing cosmetic flaws in teeth and even replacing damaged tooth structure.
CEREC
Machias CEREC Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - CEREC is a dental technology developed by Sirona Dental Systems designed to restore damaged teeth by creating all ceramic crowns, onlays and veneers in one single visit.
Cosmetic Fillings
Machias Fillings Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Cosmetic fillings are a tooth colored alternative to traditional amalgam fillings, and are used to replace areas of decay in a tooth. Cosmetic fillings, also known as composite fillings or tooth-colored fillings are less noticeable and improve the appearance of your smile.
Crowns and Bridges
Machias Crowns Bridges Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Crowns are restorations that replace the entire visible structure of a severely damaged tooth. A bridge is a replacement tooth anchored by crowns or existing teeth on either side.
Specialty Dentures
Machias Dentures Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Dentures are removable replacement teeth.
Gum Recontouring
Machias Gum Recontouring Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Gum recontouring procedures change the shape and appearance of gums to improve the overall look of a smile.
Dental Implants and Mini-implants
Machias Implants Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Dental implants are designed to provide a foundation for replacement teeth which look, feel, and function like natural teeth.
GALILEOS® 3D X-RAY
GALILEOS® 3D X-RAY - For better imaging and information to help your dental care experience and you.
Dental Veneers
Machias Veneers Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Veneers are thin shells of plastic or porcelain that cover just the visible portion of your teeth. They can fix most cosmetic problems and totally transform a smile in just two appointments.
Sedation Dentistry
Machias Sedation Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Sedation dentistry uses medications to relax patients and the make the dental experience totally comfortable.
Teeth Whitening
Machias Teeth Whitening Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Tooth whitening is extremely popular cosmetic dentistry procedure that delivers beautiful results quickly and easily. With the latest advanced whitening techniques, Dr. Sparaga can give you a dazzling, long-lasting white smile in almost no time.
Nitrous Oxide
Machias Sedation Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Nitrous Oxide Sedation is a very effective way for Dr. Sparaga to help you stay relaxed and comfortable during a dental procedure. It is a very light form of sedation, which works fast and wears off quickly.
Preventative Dentistry
Machias ME Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist 207.255.8601 - Dr. Sparaga recommends that certain procedures be performed at regular dental visits as part of your proper dental hygiene. This preventative dentistry prevents problems before they start, corrects routine problems before they worsen, and identifies serious oral problems so they can be properly treated.
Cleaning
Machias Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -Regular dental cleanings by Dr. Sparaga or a dental hygienist of Machias Dental are part of a proper oral hygiene program. Cleanings help fight plaque, the major cause of tooth decay, gingivitis and serious gum disease.
Oral Sedation
Machias Sedation Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Oral sedation is a wonderful option for patients who need more than just nitrous oxide, but don’t need or want IV Sedation or general anesthesia. It allows many people to be comfortably sedated through an entire dental visit using just a small pill.
Dental Exams
Machias Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -Regular dental exams are a crucial part of preventative dentistry because they allow Dr. Sparaga to address dental problems in their early stages, and to identify serious problems. Most people need an exam every six months, but Dr. Sparaga of Machias Dental may recommend more frequent visits depending upon your circumstances.
Scaling
Machias ME Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist 207.255.8601 - Plaque that remains on teeth eventually hardens into tartar, which is virtually impossible to remove with brushing and flossing alone. Scaling is the deep-cleaning procedure Dr. Sparaga or hygienist uses to scrape the tartar off your teeth at and below the gumline.
Polishing
Machias ME Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist 207.255.8601 - Polishing is often the last step of a dental cleaning, a prophylaxis (deep-cleaning), and some restorative procedures. It smoothes and polishes the tooth or restoration surface and removes some stains.
Digital Radiography
Machias Dental Radiography Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Digital Radiography take pictures called radiographs that show Dr. Sparaga the interior of dental structures and tissues. These allow Dr. Sparaga to make a more thorough examination than is possible with the naked eye and can help spot problems that would otherwise go undetected and untreated.
X-Rays
Machias ME Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist 207.255.8601 - X-rays take pictures called radiographs that show Dr. Sparaga the interior of dental structures and tissues. These allow Dr. Sparaga to make a more thorough examination than is possible with the naked eye and can help spot problems that would otherwisego undetected and untreated.
Dental Problems
Machias Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -Everyone has dental problems at one time or another. We provide many services that will keep your teeth healthy and your smile beautiful.
Abscessed Tooth
Machias Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - An abscessed tooth, or periapical abscess, is a painful condition caused by infection in a badly damaged or decayed tooth.
Bad Breath
Machias Bad Breath Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Halitosis, or “bad breath” is a common, but embarrassing condition that often has a dental cause.
Cavities and Tooth Decay
Machias Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Tooth decay is the process of a tooth’s mineral content being dissolved. A cavity, or caries, is a hole in a tooth that is caused by tooth decay.
Dry Mouth
Machias Dry Mouth Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Dry mouth, or xerostomia, is caused by an inadequate supply of saliva. Very common in older adults, dry mouth is usually due to medication side effects, but may have other causes.
Fluorosis
Machias Fluorosis Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -Fluorosis is a defect in tooth enamel caused by excessive fluoride in young children. It typically looks like white streaks or spots in teeth.
Gum Disease
Machias Gum Disease Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Gingivitis is an inflammation of the gums that is usually caused by plaque. It is the earliest and most easily treated from of gum disease, as it only affects the gums, but it must be treated to avoid more serious gum disease.
Impacted Wisdom Teeth
Machias Wisdom Teeth Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - An impacted tooth is one that fails to properly emerge through the gums. Dr. Sparaga of Machias Dental will recommend extraction of impacted wisdom teeth if they pose a problem for your mouth and other teeth.
Jaw Disorders
Machias Jaw Disorders Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Most problems with the jaw come from the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and the muscles that help you chew. Dr. Sparaga has treatments that can ease this pain and discomfort.
Oral Cancer
Machias Implants Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Early detection is the key to successful treatment of oral cancers, so Dr. Sparaga of Machias Dental is the first line of defense. Ask Dr. Sparaga about oral cancer screening at your next regular visit.
Periodontal Disease
Machias Periodontal Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Periodontitis is advanced gum disease. While gingivitis, the earlier stage, affects only the gums, periodontitis is inflammation and infection that has spread to surrounding tissue, including tooth and bone.
Plaque
Machias ME Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist 207.255.8601 - Plaque is a sticky film of bacteria that coats teeth. When we eat, plaque reacts with the food in our mouth and releases acids that eat away at teeth enamel, causing tooth decay.
Sensitive Teeth
Machias Tooth Sensitivity Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Tooth Sensitivity is a very common problem that can be treated effectively by Dr. Sparaga with different products and techniques. It occurs when gums have receded or tooth enamel is worn down to reveal the sensitive parts of the tooth.
Sleep Apnea
Machias Sleep Apnea Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Sleep apnea is a problem that can be treated effectively by Dr. Sparaga with different products and techniques. It is when you briefly stop breathing while sleeping.
Teeth Grinding
Machias Teeth Grinding Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Bruxism is either the clenching or grinding of teeth, or both of them together. Dr. Sparaga will often recommend a mouth appliance to prevent damage to your teeth, and stress reduction to change the behavior.
General Dentistry
Machias General Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -Dr. Sparaga has designed Machias Dental for people like you, so that you and your family can get state of the art care, from an office that cares. We always welcome new patients, so feel free to call our office to make an appointment or just to introduce yourself.
Toothaches
Machias ME Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist 207.255.8601 - There are many possible causes for a toothache. Two of the most common dental causes are the presence of a cavity or an abscess. Some of the other causes of toothache are quite serious, so you should certainly consult Dr. Sparaga for a proper diagnosis
Adult Care and Prevention
Machias Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -Proper oral hygiene and regular visits to Dr. Sparaga of Machias Dental are the two best defenses against plaque, the root of most dental problems. Dr. Sparaga encourages adult care and prevention that is focused on fight against plaque, the preservation of natural tooth.
Advanced Dental Technology
Machias Dental Technology Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -Dr. Sparaga of Machias Dental uses advanced dental technology and state-of-the-art equipment to serve you and your family. Every year, Dr. Sparaga continues his education with additional training on the latest in dentistry to better serve our community.
Children Care and Prevention
Machias Childrens Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -In addition to the primary goals of preventing tooth decay and gum disease, children have special needs for their developing teeth. Dr. Sparaga of Machias Dental will discuss a care and prevention plan that addresses these special needs and promotes good dental hygiene for the whole family.
Laser Dentistry
Machias Laser Dentistry Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Dr. Sparaga is always looking for ways to make your experience more comfortable and more convenient. Laser dentistry can do both of these, making it one of the most exciting new advances in dentistry. Ask Dr. Sparaga how lasers can help you get a healthy mouth and a beautiful smile.
Same Day Care
Machias Emergency Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Dr. Sparaga of Machias Dental understands that emergencies don’t always wait for appointments. That’s why Dr. Sparaga offers same day emergency dental care. Just call the office number and make sure we understand that you case is an emergency. We will do our best to make time for you that same day.
Treatment
Machias ME Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist 207.255.8601 - A dentist, when you really think about it, is a doctor of the mouth. When most people think of dentistry, they think of the most common procedures that are most familiar, like exams, filling cavities, or even cosmetic procedures like whitening. Dr. Sparaga also has a number of specialized treatment options, each designed for a specific component of your overall oral health.
Braces and Invisalign
Machias Orthodontist Braces Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 -Orthodontic treatment corrects a “bad bite” by exerting a gentle pressure over time to straighten teeth. Modern braces are much less noticeable, and some patients can even be treated with practically invisible braces, called Invisalign.
Extractions
Machias Extractions Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - A tooth extraction is the removal of a tooth, a safe and routine procedure that is no cause for worry. If extraction is recommended, for a wisdom tooth or any other tooth, Dr. Sparaga will explain why this is the best course of action for the health of your mouth.
Jaw TMJ
Machias TMJ Jaw Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - The term TMJ refers to a variety of conditions that affect the TMJ, the hinge that connects the jaw and the muscles one uses to chew. While usually temporary and recurring, these conditions can be painful. Dr. Sparaga has treatments available that may give you relief from TMJ symptoms.
Root Canal
Machias Root Canal Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - An abscessed tooth has an infection that can only be removed by extracting the tooth or performing root canal treatment. Root canal treatment is a dental procedure designed to remove infection from the soft center of a tooth and save the rest of the tooth.
Sealants
Machias Sealants Dentist Dr. Sparaga Family & Cosmetic Dentist in ME 207.255.8601 - Sealants protect teeth from tooth decay by adding a protective layer to keep out plaque. Ask Dr. Sparaga how this wonderful technology can, quickly and easily, help you and your children fight cavities.

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