Tooth loss as an adult is not the exciting milestone it is as a child. In fact, it can be pretty devastating. Functionally and aesthetically, it changes your smile. You have a gap in your teeth which can lead to problems with eating or bone loss. Your dental team may recommend a dental implant procedure […]
There is nothing like the feeling of freshly cleaned and polished teeth. A professional teeth cleaning by a dentist or hygienist is the only way to remove tartar (hardened plaque) and plaque in the areas brushing and floss cannot reach. Many people think of a teeth cleaning as just the polishing of the tooth enamel above the […]
At My time Dental Centers, you can relax while you get the dental care you need. It begins with receiving the time needed to fully understand your dental conditions, treatment options, and having all your questions answered. We want you to feel at ease. Small touches such as pillows, blankets, headphones, Netflix on TV, and having […]
The short answer is Yes! The more important question is how often you need to have dental cleanings. How often you should go to the dentist depends on your teeth, gums, health conditions, medications, and your dental homecare. When it comes to frequency, there is no one size fits all. The goal is to have your teeth and gums […]
Reasons for Dental Bone Graft Bone resorption or bone loss of the jawbone can be rebuilt with a surgical procedure know as bone grafting. Bone resorption will affect your oral health and change your facial appearance. Bone grafts are used in these situations: To build up the jawbone so it can support dental implants To restore a collapsed […]
This is Our Mission Statement: “The partnership we enter into with our patients to achieve the optimum in dental and overall health, by pursuing excellence through continuing education and leading-edge technology, is one of privilege and respect. Our mission is to consistently provide a safe, comfortable, and efficient dental experience with empathy and compassion for […]
When considering tooth replacement there are several important factors to understand. To make the best decision for your individual needs requires asking the following questions for each option: How long will the replacement last? How will the replacement affect your other teeth? What is the cost of the replacement? The most popular tooth replacement options […]
When deciding to replace natural teeth, there are some important differences between traditional dentures and implant supported dentures. Having all the facts about both options can help you decide on which option fits best with your individual situation regarding lifestyle and budget. Unlike traditional dentures, implant-supported dentures do not rest on the gums. Implant-supported dentures are attached […]
What is a Root Canal and Crown Procedure? When a tooth has decay that has reached the pulp chamber the tooth can no longer be restored with a simple filling. Decay is a progressive bacterial infection that is not self-correcting. The only way to stop decay is to remove the infected part of the tooth. […]
Dr. Jeffrey Schmelter and his dedicated team welcome you to experience dentistry with a difference at My Time Dental Centers in Meza, Arizona. We believe in quality services over quantity of patients, and your comfort and wellbeing is our top priority.
Dr. Schmelter graduated at Rutgers University in New Jersey, and obtained his Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree at Midwestern University-Illinois. He is a Fellow of both the California Implant Institute and the International Dental Implant Association, a Master of the International Dental Implant Association and a Diplomate of the International Dental Implant Association.