Our hygiene visits are very unique. For new patients, our Tulsa, OK dental office offers a LumiSmile consultation at no charge. For existing patients, Dr. Hinkle and our team begin every hygiene appointment with a thorough analysis of your smile. This includes a complete Velscope oral cancer screening, and digital x-rays.
To remove the layer of hard tartar and calculus bacteria from below the gum line, scaling and root planing is required. During the process, Dr. Hinkle goes deep below the gum line with high-tech scaling instruments to remove bacterial growth around the tooth.
As a sleep apnea patient himself, Tulsa, OK dentist Dr. Hinkle understands how scary it can be to suffer from sleep apnea. For this reason, he has dedicated himself to years of continuing education and specialized training surrounding the condition, helping many of our patients’ lives.
At Utica Dental, root canals by Dr. Hinkle will make you feel better — not worse! We know all too well that root canal therapy has a bad reputation. However, when in the right hands, this standard treatment is both easy and painless. We refer very little out and work as quickly as possible to set up our next available appointment at a time that meets your needs. In fact, we are often able to find a time for your root canal within 24 hours!
For sufferers of Temporomandibular Joint disorders (TMJ), headaches, fatigue, and chronic pain are frequent occurrences. Dr. Hinkle offers a safe, non-surgical solution that will allow you to live your life comfortably.
Gum contouring uses a gentle laser system to improve the appearance of gum tissue. If you have a “gummy smile”, an uneven gum line, or gums that look unhealthy, our laser gum contouring is a safe, effective treatment to bring your smile perfect harmony.