During the first appointment, the abutment teeth are prepared by reducing their size to make room for the crowns. Impressions of the teeth are then taken so a tailor-made bridge can be designed.
Composite fillings offer a natural looking alternative to more obvious metal amalgam fillings and can even be used to reshape disfigured teeth.
A denture is a removable prosthesis used to replace missing teeth that is usually made from acrylic or a combination of acrylic and metal.
Your hygienist is specially trained to prevent and treat gum disease and to help you maintain healthy bright teeth.
Root Canal Treatment
Root canal treatment (or endodontics) removes damaged or infected pulp, which is the innermost part of the tooth and consists of nerves, blood vessels and connective tissue.
Oral Cancer Screening
Studies show that mouth cancer is on the increase and that early detection dramatically improves the chances of recovery.
Oral surgery is a speciality that deals with the treatment and ongoing management of irregularities and pathology of the jaw and mouth that require surgical intervention.
The main risk factors for gum disease are poor oral hygiene (plaque and tartar build-up), smoking, diabetes, dental appliances that fit poorly, stress, genetic factors, compromised immunity and consuming certain medications.
To stop teeth or gum problems from occurring or getting any worse, our highly qualified dentists place great emphasis on preventive care, helping to avoid more extensive treatment in the future.
Your teeth can become discoloured by stains on the surface or by changes inside the tooth. There are three main types of tooth discoloration.
Orthodontics (Six Month Smiles)
Some of our adult patients had their teeth straightened in childhood, but have been disappointed to find their smile has relapsed.
Dental implants are an effective, long-lasting way to replace one or more missing teeth, and can offer an alternative to traditional dentures or bridges.