6 monthly active maintenance’s will guarantee you’ll have your teeth for your lifetime.
Small holes are easier and more economical to fix and they will last longer. A dentist will check for these little holes before they turn into big ones.
If teeth have deep grooves they are more susceptible to decay. Sealing these deep grooves or fissures is called fissure seal and is a simple and quick procedure to reduce the chances of decay.
If the centre of the tooth which is called the pulp becomes infected the tooth will need root canal therapy.
Infection of the pulp can be caused due to deep decay, cracks, trauma or repeated dental procedures.
The dentist will use local anesthesia and remove the injured pulp, clean and seal the canals of the tooth. The treatment may take 2-4 visits.
Extractions and wisdom teeth removal:
We always try to provide options to save a tooth, but sometimes extraction is the only option available.
Our dentists have been trained to remove teeth safely under Local Anesthesia and strive to minimise discomfort during and after extractions.
If you grind or clench during the night, you might benefit from a slim hard acrylic guard called an occlusal splint which is fitted on top teeth. This can help to prevent damage to your teeth and TMJ.
There are different types of veneers, porcelain and composite. Depending on the tooth either one can be used.
These fillings bond to the tooth after the decay has been removed and have a very natural look.
Proper diagnosis involves taking photographs, x-rays, and dental impressions, which enable our practice to make informative decisions about the form of treatment necessary.
Treatment typically lasts from 6 to 30 months, depending on age and the severity of the orthodontic problem.
Invisalign is a clear and removable alternative to braces.
Teeth can be whitened at home or in the office. Teeth whitening is a simple and safe procedure and will last a long time if you follow some easy post whitening instructions.
Crowns can be made from Porcelain, metal or both.
Missing teeth can be replaced with fixed dental bridges, this can be an alternative to dentures which are removable.
They are a permanent replacement option for missing teeth.
If you would like to know more about implants, please call our friendly staff for more info.
we understand that a child’s first visit can be frightening and daunting, our team endeavours to make every child’s experience enjoyable and relaxed.
We also Bulk Bill Medicare Child Dental Benefit Scheme. Call our friendly staff to see if your child is eligible.