Lexington, North Carolina

Jerry A. Laws, DDS

Jerry A. Laws, DDS

803 E. Center St.
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 249-7708
Jerry A. Laws, DDS, Family Dentists, Health and Beauty, Lexington, North Carolina

For complete dental care in Lexington, NC, visit the office of Caitlin Miller, DMD and Jerry A. Laws, DDS. Since 1980, this family dentist’s office has provided the Lexington community with all forms of general and cosmetic dentistry, as well as restorative dental care. Whether you’re looking for routine teeth cleaning or you’re in urgent need of a root canal, Dr. Laws or Dr. Miller are here to help.

Dr. Jerry A. Laws has practiced dentistry in Lexington since 1977. During that time, he built the trust and loyalty of his patients (ages two through 90). As a family dentist, he can provide patients with the care they need at any stage of life, from teaching small children basic brushing and dental hygiene to providing older children and teens with orthodontic treatments to improve their confidence and smiles. Dr. Laws and Dr. Miller work help families of all ages to maintain their dental health with oral cancer screenings, routine cleanings, filling cavities, and performing extractions as needed.

Because your oral health needs are more than cleanings and teeth whitening, the office of Jerry A. Laws, DDS and Caitlin Miller, DMD offers a variety of other services. For patients suffering from sleep apnea and snoring, Drs. Laws and Miller can provide a screening and device to help minimize the symptoms. If you have an oral infection, this dental office can perform a root canal to relieve your pain and help you feel normal again.

If you are insecure about the state of your smile, Dr. Laws, Dr. Miller, and their team will fit you with dental crowns, bridges, and dental veneers, in addition to improving the way your teeth look and feel. To receive outstanding dental care for your entire family, call (336) 249-7708 to schedule an appointment. For information on the services offered by Jerry A. Laws, DDS and Caitlin Miller, DMD, visit the website to learn more.

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