Dental hygiene services and recommendations 

At Family Dental Center, Drs. Mircea Mitu and George D’Louhy of Manteca, California, are dedicated to helping patients in their community achieve oral health and wellness. In addition to visiting the dentist regularly, as advised by the American Dental Association, patients should also take steps at home to keep their teeth and gums clean. We encourage patients to practice good oral hygiene habits between visits to keep their smiles clean and healthy! If you are interested in learning more about our dental hygiene services and recommendations, continue reading! 

What dental hygiene services are available at Family Dental Center? 

Manteca, California area patients who need dental care may find that visiting a dentist at least every six months is an excellent step in the right direction. Our team believes in proactive dental health and provides a wide range of services for patients at any point in their oral health journey. We proudly offer the following treatments:

  • Dental examinations
  • Deep oral cleanings
  • Scaling and root planing
  • Dental fillings
  • Dental crowns
  • Oral hygiene education

How can I maintain good dental hygiene? 

Taking care of the smile is more than just visiting the dentist every six months. Below are some of the recommendations our team at Family Dental Center provide for patients who are interested in educating themselves further on oral health habits:

  • Regular brushing and flossing
  • Use a mouthwash to kill bacteria and freshen your breath
  • Eat a healthy diet with plenty of fruits and vegetables
  • See your dentist for regular checkups and cleanings
  • Avoid sugary drinks and snacks
  • Use a dental guard while sleeping to protect your teeth from grinding 

Call Family Dental Center of Manteca, California 

Our dental practice provides a wide range of dental services to patients throughout the greater Manteca area. If you are looking to find a high-quality dentist or hygienist, we can help! Call our office today at (209) 420-1205 to request an appointment with Drs. Mircea Mitu and George D’Louhy. We are conveniently located at 521 East Center Street and welcome new and returning patients and families into our state-of-the-art dental facility.

Dr. Mircea Mitu

Mircea Mitu DDS, FICOI

Dr. Mircea Mitu has almost three decades of dental experience, including nine years of associateship and managing clinical practices in the East Bay Area and several years of practice and academic positions in prosthodontics. Before setting up his practice, he completed hundreds of hours in postgraduate dentistry. He has attended prestigious organizations like the UCLA Center for Aesthetic Program and Misch International Implant Institute.

Dr. Mitu is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and San Joaquin County Dental Association and is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. George D’Louhy DDS, MS

George D’Louhy DDS, MS

Dr. George D’Louhy is a respected orthodontist who has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. D’Louhy earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from St. Louis University and completed further advanced training to receive his Speciality in Orthodontics MS degree from St. Louis University School of Orthodontics.

As a specialist in Orthodontics, Dr. D’Louhy applies his three decades of experience and his expertise using Full Banded Orthodontics and other treatments to help patients achieve stunning smiles. Dr. D’Louhy is trusted for his technical skills and ability to work with patients and their parents to create beautiful, healthy smiles.