What does family dentistry mean? Well, at Lifetime Dental we think it should mean that every member of your family
come to our dental office and have the treatment they need for a smile that is healthy and beautiful. As a family
Dr. Michitti is trained and experienced in providing care that ranges from your child’s very first appointment
to your need for tooth replacement or enhancement. Everything a smile needs is available from your family dentist
Agawam and the surrounding area.
What You Get with Your Agawam Family Dentist
Our quality of care goes well beyond our highly trained staff and advanced technology. Treating you
doesn’t have to be complicated. We’ll greet you at the door, make sure you see the doctor as soon as
and he’ll make you feel like you’re his only patient of the day. He’ll always take the time to
answer all of
your questions and explain your treatment.
All Ages Welcome
Taking care of your family’s oral health is important, and we’re here to help you do just that. From
children to wise seniors and everyone in-between, we can help them get the exact care that they
matter who comes through our door, you can know their smile is in good hands.
Everyone in your family, especially you, is busier than ever. The last thing you want to do is make
multiple trips to different dental offices to get the dental services everyone needs. We help make
your life just a
little bit simpler by offering an entire range of care that can take care of their teeth in every
Nothing is too small or too complicated for us, and we’ll be sure your time with us is well spent.
Meet Your Agawam Family Dentist
Dr. Frank A. Michitti
Dr. Frank A. Michitti is passionate about the field of dentistry and is committed to
optimal health and preventive care to Agawam families. He was born and raised in Ohio, and received his
bachelor's degree from Xavier University in Cincinnati. He then went on to graduate from the Ohio State
University College of Dentistry in Columbus
Dedicated to remaining a leader in the field of dentistry, Dr. Michitti devotes much of his spare time to
expanding his professional knowledge and skills through continuing education courses. He frequently
in extensive dental education training programs in cosmetic and restorative dentistry, such as the
for Advanced Dental Study and the New England Master Track program. This devotion led to him being
Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry in 2012. In 2016, he was given the award of Master of
Academy of General Dentistry, which is an honor only 1% of dentists ever achieve.
Helping Kids Look Forward to Visiting the Dentist
The health of your child’s teeth is important for their development when learning how to chew and speak.
Although the baby teeth eventually fall out, they still require care because they act as place holders for their
permanent ones. In addition to their home oral hygiene habits, they also require care from their
children’s dentist in Agawam. At Lifetime Dental, we provide the services young children need to set the right
foundation for a lifetime of oral health.
Promote a Healthy Smile
It is recommended that your child sees their dentist before their first birthday for preventive care. Although
they will only have a few teeth, it provides us with the opportunity to build a trusted relationship with your
child to make going to the dentist easy and stress-free while teaching them the importance of dental care from a
With a healthy smile early on, it allows the adult teeth to develop properly while we can detect potential areas
of concern sooner. With early intervention, we can provide less invasive treatments to correct the issue while
it is still small.
Your Child’s First Appointment
During your child’s first visit, it may not seem like much is being done as we will only look at their
teeth and may attempt to clean them; however, it is actually a very important visit. It allows us to begin to
build trust with your child. As they age, their appointments will become more involved.
As they allow us, we will clean their teeth and provide certain preventive treatments, such as a fluoride varnish
or dental sealants. We will begin to take x-rays to see the full picture of your child’s dental health
while we also perform a comprehensive checkup. In addition to the health of their teeth, we will also look at
their developing adult teeth, alignment of their jaw, and several other issues that can influence their dental
We will take the time to discuss your child’s oral health and hygiene habits to help you foster a healthy
smile at home. If you have questions or concerns, such as thumb sucking, we will help you address the issue to
protect their teeth from damage.
Dental Insurance and Financing Options
Our team works hard to help make the payment process smooth at Lifetime Dental. We’re in-network providers
Delta Dental and BlueCross BlueShield, and we’ll file paperwork on your
ensure that you receive the benefits you’re entitled to. Even if we are out-of-network for your insurance,
work with your provider to get the most out of your coverage. Low-interest financing through CareCredit is
available, allowing you to break down the overall cost of your family’s treatment into much smaller and more
convenient chunks that can fit into any budget with ease. All in all, no matter your situation, we can work