The traditional dental crown procedure requires at least two appointments, and it usually takes at least a week to restore a damaged tooth. With CEREC, or same day crowns, this restoration can be done within one day, and you’ll leave your dentist with your tooth and smile fully restored in just a few hours.
A dental implant 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 or to act as an orthodontic anchor.
Digital radiography is a form of radiography that uses x-ray–sensitive plates to directly capture data during the patient examination, immediately transferring it to a computer system without the use of an intermediate cassette.
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.
A composite (tooth-colored) filing is used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures, etc. The decayed or affected portion of the tooth will be removed an then filled with a composite filling.
A dental bridge is a fixed (non-removable) appliance and is an excellent way to replace missing teeth.
A denture is a removable dental appliance and a replacement for missing teeth and surrounding tissue. They are made to closely resemble your natural teeth and may even enhance your smile.
Invisalign is an orthodontic device that is a transparent, plastic form of dental braces used to adjust teeth.
Teeth whitening (or bleaching) is a simple, non-invasive dental treatment used to change the color of natural tooth enamel and is an ideal way to enhance the beauty of your smile.
Professional dental cleanings (dental prophylaxis) are usually performed by Registered Dental Hygienists. Your cleaning appointment will inculde a dental exam, removal of tartar and plaque build up and teeth polishing.
A comprehensive dental exam will be performed by your dentist at your initial dental visit. At regular check-up exams, your dentist and hygienist will perform an examination of x-rays, oral cancer screening, gum disease evaluation and more.