Merrill Smiles offers a wide range of services with the highest quality of care in a welcoming, family-friendly environment. Whatever your dental needs, our experienced dentists and team will provide you with full transparency as we diagnose, plan, and treat on the way to your healthiest possible smile. From delivering regular hygiene services to dentures to dental implants, we can get you from where you are to where you want to be with your oral health.
Please contact our office at 715-536-7104 for more information about comprehensive dentistry in Merrill, Wisconsin, and its surrounding areas and to set up your appointment with Dr. Charles Sowieja. We look forward to having you as a new member of our patient family!
General & Family Dentistry
General and family dentistry forms the cornerstone of oral healthcare, catering to patients of all ages. These dental professionals focus on a comprehensive array of services, from routine check-ups and cleanings to restorative procedures like fillings and crowns. They also play a pivotal role in preventive care, educating patients about proper oral hygiene practices and dietary choices to maintain optimal oral health. With a commitment to promoting healthy smiles and addressing a wide range of dental concerns, general and family dentists serve as trusted partners in ensuring the longevity and well-being of their patients’ teeth and gums. Their expertise extends beyond just treating existing issues; it encompasses the vital role of prevention, fostering the foundation for lifelong dental health within families and communities.
Orthodontics is a specialized branch of dentistry that focuses on the diagnosis, prevention, and correction of misaligned teeth and jaws. It plays a crucial role in enhancing both the aesthetic appearance and functional health of an individual’s smile. Orthodontists are highly trained professionals who use various orthodontic appliances, such as braces, aligners, and retainers, to correct dental irregularities, including crooked teeth, overbites, underbites, and crowded or spaced teeth. The goal of orthodontic treatment is not only to create a beautiful smile but also to improve oral health, as misaligned teeth can lead to issues like gum disease, tooth decay, and even jaw pain.
Restorative dentistry is a branch of dental practice dedicated to repairing and restoring damaged or missing teeth, ultimately aiming to enhance both the function and aesthetics of a patient’s smile. This field plays a crucial role in addressing a wide range of dental issues, including cavities, tooth decay, chipped or cracked teeth, and tooth loss. One of the primary objectives of restorative dentistry is to help patients regain their oral health and maintain proper dental function, which is essential for chewing, speaking, and overall well-being. Dentists specializing in restorative dentistry utilize a variety of techniques and materials, such as dental fillings, crowns, bridges, dentures, and dental implants, to rejuvenate patients’ smiles while ensuring that they can eat, speak, and smile with confidence.