Rochester Dentist Answers FAQs About Family Dentistry


Maintaining the health and beauty of your smile requires regular dental care. Thankfully, your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, provides quality dentistry for the entire family. In today’s blog, Dr. Calcagno answers frequently asked questions about our approach to providing the latest in family dentistry.

Family Dentistry Frequently Asked Questions

Question: When should I see Dr. Calcagno for a checkup?

Answer: The American Dental Association recommends adults and children over the age of three undergo a routine checkup once every six months. Using digital x-rays and intraoral cameras, Dr. Calcagno will provide an in depth analysis of your teeth and gums, watching for any signs of burgeoning dental issues. From there, Dr. Calcagno can provide early treatment before your dental problems require costly and invasive treatment.

Question: Does Dr. Calcagno offer pediatric dentistry?

Answer: Your Rochester MN family dentist provides caring children’s dentistry. Dr. Calcagno will work with your children to ensure they meet their proper dental milestones and maintain a bright and healthy smile.

Question: Can Dr. Calcagno provide clear smile correction?

Answer: Yes. Instead of the metal brackets and wires typically used to correct misalignment, Dr. Calcagno offers Invisalign. This breakthrough system employs a series of clear and comfortable plastic aligners to straighten teeth. This means no more unsightly metal braces

Question: What happens if I lose a permanent tooth?

Answer: In order to return your smile to full function and appearance, Dr. Calcagno provides dental implants. Inserted directly into the jaw, the bone tissue will bond with the implants, securing them for decades to come. Dental implants look natural and can be used to replace a single tooth or provide a full set of dentures.

Schedule an Appointment with Your Rochester, MN Family Dentist

Do you need to schedule a checkup or a cleaning for you or a member of your family? Then talk to you Rochester, MN family dentist, Dr. Calcagno, today. To schedule an appointment, call our 55902 dentist office at (507) 281-3659. Also, visit our website for services, before and after photos, and testimonials. Dr. Calcagno offers patients the latest in general, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry. We are proud to serve the residents of Red Wing, St. Charles, Winona, Farmington and surrounding communities.