Implants are the best possible options for replacing missing teeth. They are coated with titanium and placed into bone that mimic the natural roots of teeth. These implants support different kinds of prostheses individual tooth crowns, bridges, partials, dentures etc.
Partials are terms used for prostheses that replace multiple or single missing teeth. There are various kinds of partials that could be made and are usually supported by the existing teeth in the mouth. Complete dentures on the other hand replace all the teeth in the mouth and are supported by the ridges.
A root canal is a treatment used to repair and save a tooth that is badly decayed or becomes infected. During a root canal procedure, the nerve and pulp are removed and the inside of the tooth is cleaned and sealed. Without treatment, the tissue surrounding the tooth will become infected and abscesses may form.
A tooth filling is a type of restorative dentistry treatment used to replace or repair minimal tooth fractures, tooth decay or otherwise damaged surfaces of the teeth. The fillings replace enamel that has been lost in your tooth.
Extraction is a term used to take damaged teeth out of their sockets that are beyond the stage of repair. There could be many reasons like decay, infection, severe bone loss around the teeth.
Cleaning & Whitening
Dental Cleaning is a generic term used for dental prophylaxis. The procedure is required to clean and remove plaque from the teeth surfaces to promote better gingival health. This is recommended twice a year for individuals with healthy gum health.
In the past decade there has been a dramatic interest in Cosmetic Dentistry. Veneers can completely reshape your teeth and smile. Veneers are very thin pieces of durable, tooth shaped porcelain that are custom made (for shape and color) by a professional dental laboratory. They are bonded onto the front of teeth to create a beautiful and attractive smile.
Periodontal Disease attacks the gums and the bone that support the teeth. Periodontal disease is characterized by red, swollen, and bleeding gums. Most people are not aware of it because the disease is usually painless in the early stages. The treatment is Scaling and Root Planning more commonly known as "Deep cleaning".
Crowns and Bridges
A Dental Bridge is a fixed (non-removable) appliance and is an excellent way to replace missing teeth. A Porcelain Crown (or cap) is a covering that encases the entire tooth surface restoring it to its original shape and size. A crown protects and strengthens tooth structure that cannot be restored with fillings or other types of restorations.
Like adults, Prevention is best cure for your little ones! We offer a variety of dental treatments that can help prevent decay and protect your child's smile which includes but not limited to oral exam, cleanings, fluoride, sealants and emergencies.
We understand dental emergencies can be painful. We always accept dental emergency walk-ins at our office. We can address problems such as Toothache, chipped teeth, dislodged teeth, and broken fillings.
Oral Cancer Screening
Our doctor and team are trained to do oral cancer screening. It includes examination of your entire oral cavity to detect any signs of cancer or precancerous symptoms.