Monday - Thursday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Water's Edge
James Hanchett, D.D.S.
Family & Cosmetic Dentistry
(231) 627-4301
11404 N Straits Hwy
Cheboygan, MI 49721
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James Hanchett, D.D.S. is rated 5 out of 5 based on 181 reviews from around the Web.
  • 01/24/2020
         
    your office, in particular Kasi, has Always done a wonderful job
  • 10/11/2020
         
    I am thoroughly pleased with the dental care at Dr. Hanchett's office. The people are warm and friendly, from the office staff to the hygienists to the...
  • 09/30/2020
         
    As usual, my experience was perfect! All employees were kind and considerate. The office was very clean. Absolutely no complaints.
  • 09/30/2020
         
    Always pleasant, professional dentistry with a personal touch.
  • 10/25/2019
         
    My hygienist was new and I found her to be very good and helpful. I highly recommend this office.
  • 07/02/2020
         
    Dr. Hanchett's office is a beautiful place to visit - the view of the Cheboygan River is spectacular!
  • 06/08/2020
         
    All the staff very friendly. Dr. Hanchett is top notch.
  • 10/25/2019
         
    My hygienist was new and I found her to be very good and helpful. I highly recommend this office.
  • 11/22/2019
         
    Friendly and informative is all aspects of my treatment on my first initial consultation.
  • 07/16/2019
         
    Great place to get your dental needs addressed! Wonderful smiling people to get you behind the desk and amazing dental staff!
  • 07/26/2019
         
    Great people, great work...
  • 06/26/2020
         
    Very pleasant experience from beginning to end.
  • 08/18/2020
         
    The office got me in on a days notice, and were amazingly caring and helpful. I couldn't be more pleased as a patient who is not a regular.
  • 11/12/2019
         
    Kasi does a great job too!
  • 12/13/2019
         
    Thorough cleaning and examination done professionally and with upbeat staff.
  • 08/01/2020
         
    Dr Hanchett and company came highly recommended from family and friends.
  • 07/31/2019
         
    Great people, great work...
  • 06/12/2019
         
    Efficient, expert, and friendly service.
  • 06/21/2019
         
    I can honestly say that in all the years I've been going to Dr. Hanchette practice, I have never experienced pain during any of my procedures.

Cosmetic & Restorative Dentistry
Inlays and Onlays

When more than half of a tooth is damaged, Dr. Hanchett may advise replacing the damaged structure with an inlay or onlay. Many times these are conservative alternatives to crowns and fillings.

If the damage is minimal, inlays are appropriate. When the damage is more extensive (but not enough to warrant replacement with a crown) onlays may be best.

Inlays and onlays are made from porcelain, gold or composite resins that are bonded directly to the teeth. These materials are much stronger than traditional blended-metal fillings and can help prevent further decay or damage.

Procedure

First, Dr. Hanchett will remove the damaged areas (or old fillings). He then takes an impression, which is sent to a dental lab where the restoration is constructed.

After the inlay is completed, Dr. Hanchett will check for proper fit, then bond the well-fitted onlay or inlay to your tooth with a strong resin.