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Skowhegan dental center focus on oral protection not oral procedures

focus on oral protection not oral procedures

Thousands of people suffer from anxiety about the dentist. Thousands more worry about what is going into their bodies. Maine Center for Dental Medicine, in Skowhegan, understands this. Dr. Mohammed Imam and Dr. Shafiulla Khan have decades of experience practicing dentistry. This has led them to focus on holistic mercury free dentistry with a commitment towards educating patients on oral protection to minimize the need for dental work.   Why we choose to be mercury-free:   For over 100 years, mercury has been used in tooth fillings. Mercury is a neurotoxin and has been eliminated from most products. The two … Continue reading

With an advanced approach, root canals do not hurt

root canals do not hurt

The short answer to the question of “Do root canals hurt?” is “No.” Root canal therapy is recommended to resolve pain caused by dental infection. The more involved answer to this important question comes down to how the procedure is performed. Maine Center for Dental Medicine uses advanced diagnostic technologies and surgical techniques to accurately pinpoint numerous, tiny tubules. With traditional methods, they may be overlooked and improperly sterilized, leaving destructive bacteria behind. Our dentists have another ally in their fight against harmful bacteria – ozone therapy. This powerful antimicrobial agent effectively destroys infection-causing microorganisms, and prevents re-infection. Wiping out … Continue reading

Myobrace Orthodontics: A natural way to straighten teeth without braces

Myobrace Orthodontics: A natural way to straighten teeth without braces

There is an alternative to effectively straighten your child’s teeth without braces at the Maine Center for Dental Medicine: Myobrace® Orthodontics. How it works Also known as Myobrace® pre-orthodontic treatment, this approach consists of: A series of removable dental appliances, worn for one to two hours each day and overnight while sleeping Myobrace Activities™, daily exercises to improve breathing, muscular function, and tongue posture Dental appliances and exercises treat the actual cause of crooked teeth: incorrect myofunctional habits. Habits like mouth-breathing, thumb-sucking, and tongue-thrusting can cause incorrect jaw development. Benefits Braces are based on the belief that crowding and incorrectly-developed … Continue reading

World’s First BPA-free restorative/filling material – Admira Fusion by VOCO

World’s First BPA-free restorative/filling material

What is Admira Fusion by VOCO? Admira Fusion by VOCO is a great all-ceramic based material used to restore the natural teeth. It is fabricated with material that does not incorporate classic resin monomers, which contain BPA, and eliminates the risks associated with silver amalgam fillings. Drs. Imam and Khan, and their team at the Maine Center for Dental Medicine will often suggest restoring the smile with this material. This treatment is done in the dental office in one appointment. The material is handled in the same way as a composite resin material, but with an all-ceramic base. It is … Continue reading

Dentists beautify smiles in Maine with safe, modern cosmetic dentistry

Cosmetic options for the life of your smile

Dr. Imam, Dr Khan and their team understand how dental health influences overall health, and are aware of its link to many serious medical conditions. Likewise, they want to maintain your emotional wellness with beautiful restorative or cosmetic procedures. They understand the vital role your smile plays in overall appearance and in how you feel about yourself. The team also gets great joy from maintaining holistic health for the entire family. It’s strongly encouraged that children accompany you during your scheduled visits, so they become familiar with the dentist and know what it takes to keep smiles beautiful and healthy … Continue reading

Patients of our Maine Dental Center consider the benefits of zirconia dental implants

benefits of zirconia dental implants

At the center of our practice is a commitment to wellness. It is our intent to help each of our patients enjoy the highest quality of life possible. We promote wellness by addressing dental needs with the most conservative procedures and the most appropriate materials. Our methods of treating patients are based on biological principles. When a tooth requires repair, our goal is to restore structure in a way that closely resembles what nature intended. Drs. Imam and Khan work with patients on an individual basis, getting to know their unique needs and formulating a plan to meet them without … Continue reading

Skowhegan dentist relieves concerns about cost of Invisalign treatment

cost of Invisalign treatment

For many patients, Invisalign is an effective way to straighten teeth. In the past, adults sometimes avoided orthodontics due the appearance of metal braces, and the expense of treatment. Modern alternatives to conventional orthodontia are not visible, and the cost of Invisalign need not be prohibitive. Maine Center for Cosmetic Dentistry utilizes advanced techniques, and offers flexible payment options. Save time and money Instead of metal wires and brackets, Invisalign repositions teeth with a series of lightweight, clear plastic dental appliances. The number of trays worn and the time it takes to straighten teeth depends on your unique needs. Many … Continue reading

Attractive, comfortable features make Invisalign a perfect complement with holistic practice in Maine

Invisalign a perfect complement with holistic practice in Maine

Misaligned teeth pose more than cosmetic concerns. It can negatively affect how you chew food, speak, and even breathe. Misalignment and problems with bite, may also be to blame for bad breath, receding gums, sensitivity, and chipping. The Maine Center for Dental Medicine restores the beauty of your smile, and your ability to eat and speak comfortably and confidently. Invisalign The many aesthetic and health benefits of Invisalign make this modern alternative to conventional braces a perfect fit with The Maine Center for Dental Medicine’s focus on holistic wellness. Instead of using a system of hard, silver-colored wires and brackets … Continue reading

Patients in Skowhegan ask, “What is periodontics?”

What is periodontics

The Maine Center for Dental Medicine combines nutritional and periodontal therapy with advanced technologies to prevent, diagnose, and treat a significant threat to your overall health: periodontal disease. Periodontics for your health and beauty Periodontics is focused on the health of the structures that support your teeth. Periodontics is derived from periodontium, the scientific term for these structures. As a holistic practice, the Maine Center for Dental Medicine understands there is no better approach than prevention. Drs. Imam and Khan emphasize the importance of exams and professional cleanings at intervals customized to your needs. Since early-stage disease or gingivitis is … Continue reading

Go holistic when you ask, “What dentist is near me in Skowhegan?”

What dentist is near me in Skowhegan

Maine Center for Dental Medicine is popular for the comprehensive range of its services. When you ask yourself, “What Dentist is Near Me in Skowhegan?” you deserve more than a conveniently-located office with procedures you’ve come to expect from all dentists. Drs. Imam and Khan are not only conveniently located on Pleasant Street, but they also offer many alternatives to conventional dentistry that aren’t available at area general dentists’ offices. As a holistic practice, these proven alternatives ensure you have a uniquely effective and pleasant experience at the dentist’s office. Options you can really live with A treatment may be … Continue reading


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What our patients say
Reviewed by Kathy J

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I have been going to see Drs. Khan and Imman for several years now. I am thoroughly impressed with their advanced education and attention to the patient's pain. They always explain, in advance of doing any work, the intricacies, pros and cons of different approaches. I have total faith in both of their professional abilities and also have recommended them to everyone I know who is looking for dentists. They are both immensely kind people, tremendous dentists and all their support staff is exceptionally pleasant and helpful.
Reviewed by April G

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I have been with this practice for a number of years now and I appreciate their approach to dental medicine. Dr. Kahn explains any recommendations thoroughly so I can make clear decisions about my dental health. Mary Lynne is an award winning hygienist and the best in the business. I look forward to my visits with her! Overall, everyone that I come into contact there is professional and friendly and you are always greeted with a smile! Thank you!
Reviewed by Marlene A

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The team at this dental office is superb. My amalgams were removed with great ease and all precautions for mercury removal were taken. They are such a caring bunch of professionals. I will definitely continue taking the 5 hour drive to this office and continue being a patient at this dental office.

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