PHILOSOPHY

Creating Healthy Smiles for Life

At the office of Dr. Mapp, we want to make sure you understand the reasons why we have developed this unique practice. After all, if you don’t know what we believe and how we approach dentistry, how can you truly decide if we are the right dental practice for you? At your initial visit, we will take the necessary time to listen to your needs and discuss what you are looking for in a dental office. We will also explain to you how we approach providing care and the reasoning behind our philosophy.Our number one goal is to help you maintain a healthy smile for life.

Our philosophy covers four basic areas:

Health

The medical community is now convinced that there is a direct link between dental health and overall health. Modern dentistry is developing at warp speed. The advancements in dental knowledge are teaching us any disease present in your teeth and gums is not isolated to your mouth, but is also traveling throughout your bloodstream into your major organs. We believe that you deserve to know the implications of dental disease on your overall health and reduce the risk of many chronic or even fatal diseases.

Beauty

With the dramatic developments in modern dental technology, there is no reason why you shouldn’t have a beautiful smile that fits your unique character. Cosmetic dentistry has become one of the most requested services in our field. We feel that you have the right to know how to enhance your beauty, build self confidence and increase self esteem with the best aesthetic dentistry available today. We will continue to stay current with the most recent advancements in aesthetic dentistry to be able to provide you with a healthy, beautiful and affordable smile that will last a lifetime.

Comfort

Our goal is to make dental care as comfortable as possible. We believe that you should be able to receive care in a comfortable setting by providing effective and safe ways to help you relax and even enjoy dental care. We also provide the highest quality dental care, utilizing the latest in technology and materials.

Investment

High-quality dental care is an investment of time and money. When we design treatment, we do it such a way as to avoid more extensive problems in the future. Preventive dentistry is the most valuable care you can receive. We will recommend treatment that will protect your oral health and take care of problems before they require more of your time and money.