Dr. Altieri and his team are committed to providing you and your family with the dental care you need to achieve a healthy, functional smile. Dr. Altieri is proud to offer general and family dentistry in Fort Worth, Texas. General and family dentistry includes a number of dental treatments whose purpose is to help you and your family reach and maintain optimal oral health. Depending on your dental needs, Dr. Altieri may recommend one or more of our general dental services. We are also pleased to announce the we now make our crowns in office. This elimates the patient wearing a temporary for two to three weeks. The Crown is milled and bonded into place.
Dr. Altieri recommends that you come in for a routine dental appointment at least once every six months. This appointment includes a professional dental cleaning, fluoride, X-rays, and a dental exam. If you experience dental pain or any kind of dental emergency, we urge you to schedule an appointment as soon as possible. The following symptoms are problematic and need to be checked by our dentist immediately:
• Tooth sensitivity to hot and cold temperatures
• Gums that bleed easily when you brush and floss
• Red, tender, or swollen gums
• Chipped, cracked, or broken teeth
• The loss of a permanent tooth
• A loose permanent tooth
We are excited to serve you and your smile!