Though they hail from different corners of the world, Drs. Chuan Li, DMD, and Gerald F. Eagan, DDS, both pursue the universal goal of bright, healthy smiles. Doctors and staff—all members of professional dental associations and the Toothbrush of the Month club⎯stay up-to-date by taking continuing-education courses.
Inside treatment rooms equipped with digital sensors and intraoral cameras, patients can look out at Wauwatosa from ninth-floor windows as technicians perform gum treatments or place crowns on power-hungry teeth.
Mouth master Dr. Roberto Monteagudo brings more than 15 years of advanced dental experience to the task of dental maintenance and food-cruncher cleaning. Dental experiences at Monteagudo are as comfortable and nonthreatening as lounging on a tame lion skin—a previsit phone call gives Dr. Monteagudo's office the opportunity to learn tooth history and tailor the appointment to the needs of each individual mouth, followed by a visit with personalized care. The office's earth toned colors, soft lighting, and homey feel exude a calming influence, putting patients at ease. Teeth and gums are given the once-over, searched for evidence of gum disease, plaque, and mouth gnomes chipping away at enamel with tiny pickaxes, and then x-rayed to check for impacted molars and hidden tooth decay. With a clean bill of tooth health, the plaque-wrecking cleaning begins delicately devastating tartar buildup and brushing teeth to a blinding sheen.
Wisconsin's only American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry accredited cosmetic dentist, Dr. Thomas Tang leads a talented staff of hygienists in sprucing up mouths with an array of surgical and nonsurgical dental procedures. During more than 20 years of practice, Dr. Tang has continued to utilize the latest advances in dental technology, such as Zoom! teeth whitening, 3-D CGI models of mouths, same-day dental crowns, and pictures of orangutan smiles to scare human teeth straight and sparkly. Dr. Tang prides himself on putting his patients first, choosing to use oral conscious sedation and tooth-colored fillings for the safest smile enhancements.
Backed by a tag team of dental doctors, Brookfield Dental Care's mouthy services will spelunk deep into your cavity caverns to figure out the root of your pain or stains. Once the thorough exam ($102) is complete, perpendicular bitewing x-rays ($61) will be taken to determine if there is any undetected bone loss. An oral cancer screening ($26) will be administered via Velscope technology, a handheld device that uses fluorescent light to detect early signs of diseases and cancerous corndogs. Finally, a full mouth cleaning ($88) picks and pushes plaque off teeth, removing tartar buildup and other dental dilemmas to prevent cavities and other mouth-bone-related woes.
With hundreds of locations across the country, Right Dental Group represents a collection of oral-healthcare professionals who deliver a variety of quality dental services. The collective places an emphasis on relationship building—meaning patients can confess their most egregious toffee-apple trespasses while receiving a teeth scrubbing delivered with precision and understanding. Each of the dentists is prescreened for a consistent record of excellence and the ability to efficiently locate a cavity in a toothstack. A skilled doctor and staff will skillfully probe forgotten mouth corners, eradicating tartar and expunging plaque from bacterial lairs. The included x-rays will help uncover any oral problem areas that cannot be seen with the shamelessly naked eye. After treatment, clients will be privy to tips that explain the proper brushing and flossing techniques to ward off gum disease and tooth loss, ensuring tongue-stoppers remain firmly rooted to the rest of the skeletal system.
• For $49, you get a Six Months Smiles exam, x-rays, and impressions (a $200 value) plus $500 off the braces system. • For $99, you get an in-office Whiter Image teeth-whitening treatment (a $300 value) plus 50% off take-home whitening trays.