General DentistryBeing a general dentist, Dr. Shankland and his staff provide dental care for patients of all ages. Your oral health is crucial to your overall health and truly, your mouth is a barometer of your body’s health.
General dentistry includes all phases of dentistry, and Dr. Shankland provides dental services of all types: restorative treatment, oral surgery, certain types of orthodontic therapy, implants, TMJ treatment, treatment of various types of orofacial or craniofacial pain and even treatment for certain types of sleep disordered breathing. More specifically, Dr. Shankland his staff can provide you and your family dental services such as:
- Cosmetic procedures
- Crowns and bridges
- Oral surgery
- Oral sedation
- Nitrous oxide sedation
- Treatment for facial and headache pain
- Partial dentures
- Complete dentures
- Periodontal therapy
- Oral implants
- Teeth cleaning
- TMJ/TMD therapies
- Athlete mouthguards
- Treatment for obstructive sleep apnea
- Treatment for burning mouth or dry mouth
We would love to have your family be part of our dental family. If you need any of the above listed services or if you just have some questions about dentistry, make an appointment to see Dr. Shankland. You’ll be glad that you did!
Preventive dentistry is a practice of maintaining your oral hygiene by caring for your teeth to keep them healthy. It teach the patient how to prevent dental problems like cavities, gum disease, enamel wear etc.
Invisible orthodontic therapy is simple alternative to braces. Aligners are almost invisible and you can eat & clean your teeth normally.
Sedation dentistry means using the medication to help patient to get calm & relax during dental procedure. We can provide you with safe and effective sedation so that your appointment will be pleasant and comfortable as possible.
Restorative Dental Care
Restorative dentistry is the diagnosis and integrated management of diseases of oral health problems and restoring mouth to functional and aesthetic requirements of the individual.
Dental implants are used to replace missing teeth. When a fracture or decayed tooth is removed, a dental implant is placed in the jawbone to replace the missing tooth or teeth.
Obstructive sleep apnea is snoring with quiet pauses in breathing ending in gasping, snoring or choking sounds. Have you or your spouse awakened suddenly in a panic, not being able to breathe? If this continues, the diagnosis may very well be obstructive sleep apnea.
TMD, commonly known as TMJ, are a group of musculoskeletal disorders that involve the temporomandibular joint.
Facial pain is a pain disorder of the face. It is mostly experienced by patient to one side of the face and can be described as sharp, dull, crushing, aching or burning.
About Dr. Shankland
Dr. Wesley Shankland is highly trained in general dentistry, restorative dentistry, and the treatment of TMD (TMJ) and other facial pain disorders. He has been in practice since 1978 in Central Ohio.
Read more… about his education, training, and professional associations.
The staff at Dr. Shankland’s office in Westerville are dedicated to providing the best possible service to our patients. They are very knowledgeable in their fields, and most have been with him for many years.
Dr. Wesley Shankland
158-A Commerce Park Drive
Westerville, Ohio 43082
Phone: 614 794 0033
Fax: 614 794 2291
Services : Preventative Dentistry | Restorative Dental Care | Invisible Orthodontics | Sedation Dentistry | Dental Implants | Mini Implants | Conventional Implants | Snoring / Sleep Apnea | TMD | Facial Pain | Botox | Juvederm