Nitrous oxide sedation is the lightest form of dental sedation, but it can provide adequate level of anesthesia and relaxation for most people and for the majority of dental procedures. It involves breathing a mixture of nitrous oxide gas in combination with oxygen which can help anxious patients to become more relaxed and co-operative during treatment without experiencing pain.
Porcelain crowns serve a restorative purpose and a cosmetic purpose. If the structure of your natural tooth is compromised enough that it jeopardizes the health of your tooth roots, a porcelain crown may be placed on top of the tooth. This will create elegant teeth as well as protect the function of the bite surface. CEREC crowns are made in one visit, saving you considerable time
Sports guards are an important piece of athletic equipment for anyone participating in a sport that involves falls, body contact or flying equipment. This includes football, basketball, baseball, soccer, hockey, skateboarding, gymnastics, mountain biking — any activity that might result in an injury to the mouth.
A dental implant (also known as an endosseous implant or fixture) is a surgical component that interfaces with the bone of the jaw or skull to support a dental prosthesis such as a crown, bridge, denture, facial prosthesis or to act as an orthodontic anchor.
Beautiful, healthy smile is about confidence, youth and appearance. Cosmetic dentistry is the best way to improve your smile, whether you’ve missing or damaged teeth, gaps between your teeth, or your teeth have been discolored or stained.
Gum Disease is caused by toxins secreted by bacteria in "plaque" that accumulate over time along the gum line. This plaque is a mixture of food, saliva, and bacteria. ... Pain is a symptom of more advanced gum disease as the loss of bone around the teeth leads to the formation of gum pockets.
Fracture of one or more teeth with displacement or partial extrusions infection with abscesses and / or swelling of the face. Severe pain of dental origin. A visible loss of filling in the front teeth.
Oral sedation dentistry is a medical procedure involving the administration of oral sedative drugs, generally to facilitate a dental procedure and reduce patients fear and anxiety related to the experience. Drugs which can be used for sedation include diazepam, triazolam, zaleplon, lorazepam, and hydroxyzine.
A compound of fluorine with another element or radical. Fluoride containing compounds are used topical and systemic in the prevention of tooth decay
Fluoride ions replace hydroxyl ions in hydroxyapatite in teeth, forming fluorapatite, which leads to fewer cavities.
Wisdom tooth extraction is a surgical procedure to remove one or more wisdom teeth — the four permanent adult teeth located at the back corners of your mouth on the top and bottom.
At our clinic, we utilize the latest technological advances, such as self-ligating braces, ceramic braces, clear braces, and invisalign braces to ensure that you receive the most advanced and effective care for your smile.
Our office offers Digital x-ray system and the radiation exposure from this system is much less than the conventional x-ray system. We ensure we keep you and your family safe from unnecessary radiation exposures.