Prevention includes regular dental exams, cleaning and x-rays. Fissure Sealants and fluoride are also a great preventive treatment that helps protect the teeth. Preventing dental disease starts at home with good oral hygiene and a balanced diet…
With increase patient awareness the incidences of tooth decay has decreased. However, should your teeth require restorative treatment we will discuss the options for restoring the tooth back to its normal shape, appearance and function.
Cosmetic dentistry is generally used to refer to any dental work that improves the appearance (though not necessarily the function) of a person’s teeth, gums and/or bite. It primarily focuses on improving dental aesthetics in color, position, shape, size, alignment and overall smile appearance.
This is needed when the nerve of the tooth is affected by decay or trauma in order to retain the tooth. The pulp, the living tissues inside the tooth are removed and the space filled with special dental material which restores the tooth.
It is important that you bring your child to the dentist before they are 2 years of age. This allows advice about tooth brushing, tooth paste, advice on diet. It also allows assessment of children with early dental decay and helps the dentist look at developing dentition.
When a tooth is damaged beyond repair or is badly positioned causing damage to adjacent teeth it can be necessary to remove. Wisdom teeth are an example of teeth which can be difficult to clean and are at risk of decaying.
This is a removal appliance for missing teeth. They are made to resemble your natural teeth. The process of getting dentures requires several appointments as impressions or molds are taken and used to create your custom appliance.
Conscious Sedation is a safe administration of a medicine that relieves anxiety, increases relaxation and makes the patient comfortable. Should a dental emergency occur, we make every effort to see and care for you as soon as possible.