Menu
MENU

FAQ

At Uptown Dental Associates, we have extensive knowledge of dentistry and your teeth so you don’t have to! If you don’t see your question listed below, call our Albuquerque, NM dentist office at 505-407-8781. Or use our online form to chat with one of our friendly team members.

  • Q: Q: What Can You Do To Relieve My Dental Anxiety?
    A:

    If the dentist makes you nervous or even frightened, our compassionate team can help relieve your dental anxiety with dental sedation and comfort options like soft pillows, blankets, and headphones. For added comfort, we also give you the option of a private care room or one with a pleasant view of our courtyard and fountain. We can even provide extended appointments by request so you won’t feel rushed.

  • Q: Q: What Are Dental Implants?
    A:

    Dental implants are a restorative dentistry  treatment that can be used to replace one or even all of your teeth. Because they literally fuse with your jawbone, dental implants provide a strong foundation for a variety of dental restorations, including dental crowns, dental bridges, and dentures.

  • Q: Q: What Can You Do To Relieve My TMJ Disorder?
    A:

    If you are suffering from jaw pain caused by a TMJ disorder, we can help with a TMJ treatment! Because every case is unique, Dr. Shepherd can use several different approaches, including Botox, a custom mouthguard to prevent teeth grinding, and trigger point jaw massages.

  • Q: Q: How Can You Improve My Smile?
    A:

    We offer several types of cosmetic dentistry treatments to help you achieve your smile goals, including teeth whitening, dental veneers, Lumineers, Invisalign, Six Month Smiles, gum reshaping, and more! You can even combine services for a custom smile makeover!