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A healthy smile is the key to overall wellness! Keep your smile healthy with regular dental checkups at Smiles Dental Center.

Maintaining a regular preventive care schedule is essential to enjoying the benefits of lasting oral health and wellness! Choose Smiles Dental Center for your next checkup, cleaning, or other preventive appointment. We offer preventive dental care for the entire family, so take advantage of our convenient scheduling options and affordable prices today!

What Can I Expect During My Cleaning?

During your cleaning, a member of our hygiene team will use special tools to remove any plaque and tartar. This process is called scaling. After your teeth are scaled, we will polish them to remove any surface staining and reveal your bright enamel underneath. The final step is flossing. Your hygienist will use floss to make sure the areas between your teeth are clean and free of any tartar or debris.

Do Teeth Cleanings Hurt?

No, cleanings are not painful. You may experience some discomfort if you don’t regularly floss or have sensitive teeth, but our hygiene team will make sure you’re comfortable throughout your cleaning.

How Often Should I Go To The Dentist?

The American Dental Association recommends seeing your primary dentist twice a year for routine preventative care and checkups. You and your children should expect to visit our office every six months, or as recommended by your dentist to help keep your smiles healthy and bright!

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Your Experienced Children’s Dentist

Smiles Dental Center is your home for pediatric dental care in Lawrence! Our fun-loving team welcomes kids and teens to our comfortable, family-friendly practice.

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Your Trusted Oral Surgery Experts

Our knowledgeable doctors offer a full range of oral surgery procedures to meet your dental needs! We perform implant dentistry services, extractions, and more.

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Your First Choice In Affordable Dentures

We are proud to provide the best dentures modern dentistry has to offer! Our dentures look natural, feel comfortable, and will restore your confident smile!

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Do You Take Walk-ins And Emergency Appointments?

Yes, we do! Smiles Dental Center welcomes new and returning patients on a walk-in basis. We will do everything we can to see you as promptly as scheduling permits. If you experience a dental emergency or injury, be sure to call us right away. Emergency appointments are available now!

Do You Take Insurance?

Yes, we do! Our team strives to provide affordable, accessible dental care with our worry-free insurance and billing policies. We accept most major dental insurance plans, including MassHealth, Delta Dental, BlueCross BlueShield, Altus, United Healthcare, and Cigna. For more information, please ask a friendly member of our front desk staff! We are here to help you make the most of your insurance benefits and assist you in any way we can.

Why Choose Smiles Dental Center

Since 2003, Smiles Dental Center has provided gentle, expert dentistry to our friends and neighbors of the Lawrence community. Dr. James Katib and his associates will make you and your whole family comfortable visiting the dentist! We are a caring, family-friendly dental practice. Our team speaks English and Spanish to serve the diverse needs of our community.

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