FAQs on Dental Services

Questions? Our Dentists in Lincoln, NE are Here to Help.

We understand you may have many questions about dental services in Lincoln, NE, procedures, and overall dental health. Below you will find a list of frequently asked questions (faqs) about dental services and their answers that our dentist in Lincoln, NE often hears. For immediate dental help, please contact Preserve Family Dentistry at 402-413-7000. If you are seeking reduced cost dental care, UNMC College of Dentistry offers comprehensive dental care you can count on.

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Appointment Questions
Where is your office?
Preserve is located in East Lincoln at 4303 S 84th St, Lincoln, NE 68516
How do I book an appointment for dental services?
Call us at 402-413-7000 or click here.
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We offer after hours dental care on weeknights and weekends. You can call our emergency dental line at 402-840-9783 to get in as soon as possible.
What are your office hours?
We are open Monday through Thursday from 8 am to 5 pm and Friday from 8 am to 12 pm. For emergency appointments, call 402-840-9783.
Dental Services/Procedure Questions
Do you work with kids?
We work with adults and children alike! Read more about our children dental services.
How do I know if I need a root canal?
When cavities get bigger and reach the pulp space of a tooth, the tooth can become sensitive to cold and hot. At this point, the cavity will create a sharp toothache and cause severe dental discomfort. An excellent option here is either a root canal or taking a tooth out.
How long does a root canal procedure take?
Under normal circumstances, we can likely get your root canal completed in just about one hour.
I have metal fillings. Do you offer tooth-colored fillings instead?
Yes, we can replace your metal fillings with tooth-colored fillings.
What's the difference between teeth cleaning and deep teeth cleaning?
Most people require teeth cleaning every six months. But if a person has developed periodontal disease, we recommend coming in for deep teeth cleaning every three months.
What's a dental bridge?
A dental bridge is a permanent set of crowns that bridges the gap made by a missing tooth or teeth.
Financial Questions
How much does a root canal cost?
The cost of a root canal can vary depending on many factors. Please call us at 402-413-4000 to get more information on the cost.
How much do veneers cost?
The cost of dental veneers can vary depending on a few different factors. An average price for a dental veneer in Lincoln, NE is about $800-$1400 per tooth. For an accurate estimate, we recommend scheduling a consultation.
What insurances do you accept?
We accept: Aetna, Ameritas, BlueCross, BlueShield, Cigna, Delta Dental, MetLife, United Concordia, United Healthcare We also have dental discount plans available. Read more about all payment options here.
Dental Health Questions
I have bleeding gums--what causes them?
Periodontal disease is often associated with bleeding gums. However, there are a handful of things that can cause your gums to bleed. Read on here.
Why are my gums swollen or sore?
You may have a dental abscess. Please read this page to learn more.
My filling/crown fell out--what do I do?
Follow the steps here to learn what to do if you’ve lost your crown or filling.
What is a cavity?
A cavity is a damaged area in the tooth that most of the time does not have any symptoms.
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This gentle Lincoln, NE dentists says: “I want each patient to feel valued and respected. Your comfort is my top priority. I will make sure to always check your comfort level throughout treatment and will try hard to provide effective distraction, compassion, and gentle touch during the administration of a local anesthetic. I would love to see you in my chair and would be honored to provide your dental care.”

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