Dental Treatments and Surgery

/Dental Treatments and Surgery

Dental surgeries and other procedures are quite common and involve, perhaps, an hour or two in the dental chair and some local anesthetic. Please read our informative section on the various treatment and surgical options that are available. These pages will, hopefully, take some of the mystery and misconceptions out of the prospect of having dental surgery.

Braces Removal: What Happens

Orthodontics is the dental specialty where misaligned teeth are moved into their correct place in the mouth by way of dental braces. Malocclusion is the technical name for a [...]

Braces Removal: What Happens2017-11-08T22:49:31+00:00

What is Dental Bonding?

Bonding is a dental treatment in which dental resins are used to repair teeth that may be chipped or cracked, change the shape or size of teeth, fill [...]

What is Dental Bonding?2017-11-08T22:49:35+00:00

What are Dental Crowns?

One of the marvels of modern dentistry is the dental crown. They can be made from a variety of materials and can be used to treat several different [...]

What are Dental Crowns?2017-11-08T22:52:42+00:00

How Dental Sealants Can Prevent Tooth Decay

Tooth decay can be painful and it can also lead to many hours spent lying in a dentist’s chair having fillings, root canal treatments and dental crowns done [...]

How Dental Sealants Can Prevent Tooth Decay2017-11-08T22:52:38+00:00

Dental Treatment Options for a Cleft Lip

Cleft lip is a developmental or birth defect that can affect the upper or lower lip of a child, which is extremely rare in the lower lip. A [...]

Dental Treatment Options for a Cleft Lip2017-11-08T22:52:23+00:00

What Happens During a Root Canal?

Technically a root canal is a section in our tooth that contains the nerves. The inner section of a tooth is basically composed of a pulp chamber, the [...]

What Happens During a Root Canal?2017-11-08T22:53:14+00:00

What is a Root Canal?

The root canal is a naturally occurring space within the tooth that runs from the base to the middle. Root canal carries pulp, which consists of nerves and [...]

What is a Root Canal?2017-11-08T22:53:01+00:00

What are Ultrasonic Cleanings?

Most people try to avoid trips to the dentist's office like the plague. However, having your teeth cleaned isn't as bad as you think it is, and it's [...]

What are Ultrasonic Cleanings?2017-11-08T22:52:12+00:00

Myths About X-Rays and Your Health

For some reason, people have a slight fear when it comes to visiting the dentist. This is probably due to many reasons, such as the relative pain of [...]

Myths About X-Rays and Your Health2017-11-08T22:56:24+00:00

Treatment Options for a Damaged Pulp

Pulp is the inner, softer part of a tooth that extends from the core of the root right to the crown. This inner core is protected by the [...]

Treatment Options for a Damaged Pulp2017-11-09T19:28:26+00:00