Services

Fillings

More than half of children over age six have some degree of tooth decay. When cavities are left untreated, they can lead to pain, infection and even tooth loss. Fortunately, pediatric dentists can fill cavities to prevent them from worsening or causing complications. Modern dentistry has made it possible to fill cavities discreetly using tooth-colored fillings, also…

Immediate Dentures

What is an immediate denture? An immediate denture is a complete denture or partial denture inserted on the same day, immediately following the removal of natural teeth. Will this be my permanent Denture? In some cases, the immediate denture will indeed be the final denture, although in most cases it will require modification several months…

Partial Dentures

Like a bridge, partial dentures rest on surrounding teeth to fill in the gaps where one or more teeth are missing. But unlike a bridge, partial dentures are fully removable by the wearer. Partials are affordable alternatives to other types of dental prosthetics and are custom-made to blend in with each patient’s natural teeth. It takes…

Crowns & Bridges

Damaged and missing teeth are not only cosmetic problems, but they can also spell trouble for your oral health. According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, the average adult ages 20-64 have fewer than 25 remaining teeth. Fortunately, losing or breaking a tooth does not have to mean living with a gaping…

Six Month Smiles®

Imagine straighter teeth in minimal time without the blatancy and expense of traditional metal braces. It sounds like a dream, right? Thanks to Six Month Smiles®, more and more people are experiencing life with the smile they’ve always wanted – all in just a few short months of inconspicuous treatment. How Does It Work? As…

Space Maintainers

Why Your Child May Need a Space Maintainer A space maintainer is an appliance that is custom-made by a dentist in acrylic or metal material. It can be either removable or cemented in a child’s mouth. Children may need space maintainers if they lose a tooth early or have a baby (primary) tooth extracted due…

Veneers/Laminates

Dental veneers – also known as laminates – are used to cosmetically enhance the appearance of one or more teeth. Veneers are very thin, porcelain or resin shells that are customized for a desirable color and shape. They are bonded to the surface of the teeth to reshape broken, misshapen or irregular teeth, as well…

Pulpotomy (Root Canals on Baby Teeth)

Pulpal therapy is a pediatric dental treatment used to treat and preserve a child’s natural tooth that has been affected by an injury or tooth decay. The pulp is soft tissue located inside the teeth. When a tooth becomes damaged or decayed, the pulp may be exposed to bacteria, causing infection and pain. Rather than…