Ask A Dentist Bluff City | Dental Questions Answered | FAQs


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As the premier dental offices in the area, our Kingsport and Bluff City practices are available for all of your dental needs.

Who Is the Dentist?

The Center for Family & Implant Dentistry is the dental practice of Dr. Andrew Monteith MacConnell, DDS, MIIF, DABO/ID. He has extensive education in general dentistry as well as in dental implants. He has been in practice for 35 years.

Do You Offer Preventative Dental Services?

Yes! Our dentist provides several important preventative dental services. Fluoride treatments, dental fillings, and comprehensive oral exams are just some of the preventative dental services offered. The goal is always to help you to have stronger, healthier teeth.

Do You Offer Restorative Dental Services?

Yes, if you have lost a tooth, part of a tooth, or many teeth, we have services to help you to restore your smile. It can be difficult to go with one or more teeth missing. As an expert in dental implants, Dr. MacConnell offers this as a restorative choice to patients who are good candidates for it. Other services include inlays and onlays, bridges, crowns, dentures, root canals, and more to keep your teeth and mouth healthy.

Do You Offer Cosmetic Dentistry?

Our smile is often the first thing that people notice about us. Everyone wants to have a smile that looks great, and we can help our patients have one. We offer a wide range of cosmetic dentistry services for dental problems or aesthetic reasons. From bonding to teeth whitening to veneers and more, we offer our cosmetic dentistry services to patients who want to be happier with their smiles.

Do You Offer Periodontal Services?

Our dentist is well-trained in periodontics and offers many important periodontal services so that you won’t have to go to multiple offices to get the care you need for gum disease. Our Kingsport and Bluff City offices offer scaling and root planing, bone grafting, gum grafting, treatment for periodontal disease, and ridge augmentation.

Are You Open for Emergency Care?

We do offer emergency dental care when it’s needed. Give one of our offices a call if you have a dental emergency.

Do You Offer Sedation Dentistry?

Yes, we have a variety of choices available for those who require sedation or those nervous about getting dental care. Many people experience fear and nervousness at the dentist, and we want to make sure you are comfortable during your procedure. Talk to us about your sedation needs. We’re here to listen and make sure you are well cared for.

What Kind of Dental Implants Do You Offer?

Dr. MacConnell is board certified in oral implantology and implant dentistry, and he offers several types of dental implants. These include single implants, implant-supported dentures, mini implants, remote-anchored implants, pterygoid implants, and all-on-six implants. Dental implants are a great way to replace teeth, and our office is well-equipped and ready to give you the implants you need.

For the best dental care around, call the Center for Family & Implant Dentistry or contact us through the website to make your dental appointment.