The best defense against dental problems is a good offense. Specifically, Dr. Whittle and his team focus on preventive checkups and treatments designed to keep dental problems from starting. This means focusing on comprehensive care. At each visit with Dr. Whittle, you will receive several evaluations designed to locate any problem areas that could turn into long-term issues like gum disease or oral cancer. You will also receive specific home care instructions, which will help you maintain your dental health between visits. Our goal is always to preserve your health, keeping invasive treatments less likely in your future.