Dear Patient:

We hope this letter finds you and your family in good health. Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to resuming our normal habits and routines. While many things have changed, one thing has remained the same: our commitment to your safety.

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Residents in Skowhegan, Maine wonder, “How can cosmetic dentistry help me?”

How can Cosmetic Dentistry Help

When most people think about cosmetic dentistry, they may first think about removing stains or discoloration. But cosmetic dentistry can do much more than whiten a smile. Cosmetic dentistry solutions can correct cracked or chipped teeth, missing teeth, and even fix alignment. If you’re in Maine, and are considering improving the appearance of your smile, cosmetic dentistry from Maine Center for Dental Medicine can do a lot for you. What is cosmetic dentistry? Cosmetic dentistry includes any service that improves the appearance of your teeth, gums, and bite. While some people may just seek one treatment, cosmetic dentistry often involves … Continue reading

Sleep disorder clinic in Maine offers a solution for snoring

Sleep disorder clinic in Maine offers a solution for snoring

A good night’s sleep is important. Getting enough sleep is integral to overall health, can lower stress, and can allow you to be more effective during the day. Many people are going through their day without the sleep they need, and in some cases, the reason can be because of a disorder such as sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a condition in which the patient experiences recurrent pauses in breathing. These apneic episodes can last for 10 or more seconds at a time before normal breathing resumes. Apneic episodes can occur upwards of 40-50 times per hour. Many patients with … Continue reading

Transform your smile with orthodontic braces in Maine

Orthodontic Braces in Maine Invisalign Aligners

Are you ready to improve your confidence and self-image? If so, you can have the smile of your dreams with orthodontic treatment at the Maine Center for Dental Medicine. Dr. Khan offers the Invisalign treatment to address misalignment and give patients a straighter smile. What is Invisalign? Invisalign helps patients achieve the smile of their dreams with a series of comfortable, clear, and removable aligner trays. The custom set of trays works to gradually move teeth into proper alignment for a better bite and a straighter smile. Aligners are worn for about 22-23 hour each day and can be removed … Continue reading

Skowhegan, ME residents ask, “What causes sleep apnea?”

What causes sleep apnea skowhegan Me - Man snoring and his wife covering ears

Drs. Imam and Khan in Skowhegan, ME offer dental appliances for patients who suffer from sleep apnea. As a disorder that affects over 22 million Americans, many patients wonder what causes sleep apnea and what treatment options are available. What is sleep apnea? An individual who has pauses in breathing while asleep may have sleep apnea. The breaks in breathing last more than 10 seconds and may happen multiple times per hour. The individual does not get enough oxygen while sleeping. Typically, the person snorts or makes a choking sound when breathing resumes. Snoring is a common symptom of sleep … Continue reading

The advantages of using ozone therapy in root canals in Skowhegan, Maine

Ozone therapy skowhegan Maine for root canal treatment

Located in Skowhegan, Maine, Drs. Imam and Khan of Maine Center for Dental Medicine practice biological dentistry that first does no harm. Biological Dentists focus on the health of the whole patient, beginning with the oral cavity and how its health impacts the rest of the body. Technology and procedures are chosen for their effects on patient health and safety. One such method includes the use of ozone therapy to safely cleanse and disinfect root canals during dental treatments. What is ozone? Ozone is a naturally occurring gas already produced by our bodies’ immune systems. When used in low doses, … Continue reading

Skowhegan dentist explains the cost and considerations of dental crowns

Dental Crowns treatment for damaged teeth from Dr. Mohammed Imam in Skowhegan

When a tooth is damaged, it is important to get it fixed quickly and effectively. Not only can a damaged tooth cause pain, it can continue to weaken a person’s overall oral health. Drs. Imam and Kahn of the Maine Center for Dental Medicine in Skowhegan have helped countless patients restore their tooth and their confidence with dental crown restorations. He helps patients understand the cost, benefits, and other considerations of this treatment. What is a dental crown? A dental crown is a tooth cap that is custom made to fit over the entire tooth. Because it is created according … Continue reading

Skowhegan dentist helps patients choose the best way to whiten their teeth

teeth whitening solution from Dr. Mohammed Imam in Skowhegan, Maine

Often, the fastest and most effective way to improve the appearance of your smile is with a whitening treatment. Many adults find that coffee, red wine, and pasta sauce has left their teeth discolored, and lifting those stains can dramatically improve their smile and confidence. Drs. Imam and Kahn of the Maine Center for Dental Medicine in Skowhegan helps his patients determine which whitening treatment is best. In office teeth whitening For patients who are looking for speed, in-office teeth whitening is often the best choice. With this treatment, patients achieve dramatic results in a single appointment while they relax … Continue reading

Experienced dentists in Skowhegan believe a holistic philosophy and holistic oral care serves patients’ needs best

holistic philosophy and holistic oral care serves patients’ needs best

If you have had dental problems in the past, gone to a dentist and experienced health issues afterwards, it could be because the dentist was only considering your mouth, not the entire body. Maine Center for Dental Medicine, in Skowhegan, believes that a holistic philosophy and the holistic oral care that come from that philosophy consider the entire body, leading to overall better health. We will help guide you towards the healthiest you can be, while giving you a beautiful smile.   Definition of holistic dentistry:   Holistic dentistry is dental health care that uses a whole-body approach to treat … Continue reading

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


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What our patients say
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 Corrie M

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I truly feel that my dental health is in the most knowledgeable and holistically oriented hands possible. Always a pleasure to visit this office, which you can’t say about many dentists!!
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.
Reviewed by Kenneth D

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I was welcomed and made very comfortable The Dr. is wonderful and the assistants are pleasant I was informed of everything pertaining to my health and my teeth I felt very comfortable and trusting in this professional excellent Dental Office.

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