American Dental Center
1441 Morris Ave, Union, NJ 07083

General Dentists in Union

For a bright, beautiful, healthy smile, you need to practice proper oral hygiene, develop healthy dental habits, and make regular visits to a general dentist. For a better understanding of why these dentists are so important to the health of your smile, below are some answers to our patients’ most common questions about these dental experts.

What Does a General Dentist Do for Dental Patients?

These dentists perform a variety of general dentistry services to keep your teeth and gums healthy. While other dentists specialize in different areas of dentistry, these dental professionals provide a variety of general services to improve overall dental health for children, teens, and adults.

How Will These Dental Professionals Help Me?

A general dentist is dedicated to protecting and maintaining the health of your teeth and gums. These dentists perform all the procedures you need to maintain a healthy smile, such as cleanings, fillings, damage repair, and many treatments from routine to advanced.

Are There Many General Dentistry Services Available?

Yes, there are a variety of dental procedures designed to prevent and treat all kinds of dental problems for every age. Our practice offers this wide range of dental services.

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dentures
  • Extractions
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Root Canal Therapy

When Do I Need to Visit a General Dentist Near Me?

Dental experts generally recommend going to a general dental office twice a year for cleanings and checkups. But every patient is different and how often you need to see a dentist is based on personal factors, such as your age and dental condition.

Is a Dental Visit Expensive?

Your cost is determined by any insurance coverage you have and the treatments performed by the dentist. At our practice, we understand that costs can be a concern, so please call us for more information about the price of your dental visit.

How Do I Schedule an Appointment at a General Family Dentistry Practice?

It’s as easy as one, two, three. One, call our office. Two, ask for an appointment. And three, tell us the times and dates you’re available so our staff can provide an appointment that suits your needs.

Will My Dentist Appointment Take a Lot of Time?

This depends on the procedures being performed. Appointments are usually over in an hour, but may be done in 30 minutes or may last for part of the day. Contact our office if your time is limited on the day of your appointment so we can try to accommodate your schedule.

How Should I Prepare Before Visiting a Dentist?

Going to a dentist general practice should be a calm and comfortable experience, as such little preparation is required. When you come to our office for your appointment, all we ask is that you arrive on time, have your insurance details handy, and be ready to inform us about your medical status. For patients that get nervous about the dentist, just make sure to tell our office staff right away so we can help ease any discomfort.

Do I Really Need Dental Visits?

Dental visits are essential for healthy teeth and gums. If you avoid seeing a dentist, you’re endangering your dental health and may pay the price in extensive, costly treatments required to repair the damage in the future. It’s smarter and simpler to simply protect your smile by seeing a dentist regularly. Please call our office to arrange an appointment right away.

Dentures

While your teeth can last a lifetime, the truth is that many people experience the loss of teeth because of decay or a mouth injury. When this happens, it is important to replace the lost teeth so that the remaining […]

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Extractions

Having a tooth pulled may not be pleasant, but it’s often necessary–either to make way for a permanent tooth, or when a tooth becomes infected, decayed, or otherwise jeopardizes your health. Our Union American Dental Center dentists provide affordable and […]

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Oral Cancer Screening

The National Cancer Institute estimates more than 40,000 new cases of oral cancer within the year. The sooner cancer is found, the better the odds of overcoming the disease become. Your Union dentist will perform the screening during your routine […]

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Oral Hygiene

Do you want to achieve optimal dental health? Your best course of action is to have great dental hygiene. However, there’s more to oral health than just caring for your teeth and gums at home. You must also visit your […]

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Root Canal Therapy

In many cases, a root canal, more appropriately called endodontic treatment, is the most effective way to save a tooth that has become decayed, infected, or traumatized in some way. Rather than extract the offending tooth, a root canal treatment […]

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Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Keisha made my x-ray experience wonderful, especially first thing in the morning. Would definitely recommend American Dental to friends and family.
JAF 9.
Very beautiful and clean office. Friendly, knowledgeable and concerned. Very flexible with scheduling. Good with reminding of upcoming appointments. Dr.Peters, Maxine, Jessica, Maria,and Tanha are […]
Jess
I was able to get an appointment in a reasonable amount of time. There was very little wait time and each person I encountered was courteous and professional.
Edith B.
Utterly Amazing. My whole family has gotten work done here and they’ve done nothing but treat us with great bedside manner, kindness, and great work. Dr. Ramasway is the best orthodontist […]
Karyne B.
I was very impressed with ALL aspects of American Dental Center.
Joseph L.
This place makes me feel at home. I love coming here whether it is a cleaning, check up or even seeing the orthodontist. Everyone here is friendly and welcoming. I’m glad I chose this place as […]
Bernithe D.
First time here and the way the staff treats you is great.
Jorge H.
Great dentist, remind you of you appointments. barely any wait. All staff are super nice
Keira S.
Very helpful
Farry D.
It was awesome
Maya P.
Great Customer Service and Overall Service
Faheem A.
Quick, friendly, and thorough!!!
Linea J.
Usually I don’t like going to the dentist (who does). However, the staff here is very friendly and they are very quick too. I had a cleaning and x rays in under an hour. For years I dreaded the […]
Anonymous
Dr. Ponquinette was amazing!!! I was terrified about getting my tooth extracted and was worried that it would be painful. But with his caring and humorous personality, he made the whole process quick […]
Fedeline F.
Great doctors and and late and wkend hours
Jahon B.
These people are the best ever. Very nice and extra competent. You’ll love them.
Wayne M.
Great Team at American Dental Always professional
Virginia W.
I love American Dental Center. Not only are the doctors and staff friendly and helpful, but they also work with you when it comes to paying your bill. They also calculate future cosmetic procedures, […]
Shakira L.
I came in after having had substantial pain over the weekend. I was frustrated – and probably not easy to deal with. The front desk, together with Lily, and the dentist, were incredibly patient […]
Achilles V.
Personnel was great
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Mon. – 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tue. – 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wed. – 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thu. – 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sat. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Phone: (908) 279-0623
Fax: (908) 851-9079
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  • Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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