Dentistry involves the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of conditions, disorders and diseases affecting the teeth, gums and maxillofacial (associated with the jaw and face) region of the body.
General dentists provide services related to the general maintenance of oral hygiene and tooth health.
CHECK UP EXAMINATIONS— Consultation and discussion of treatment plan.
X-RAYS AND I-CAT SCANS — Detect decay, tumors, cysts, bone loss.
FILLINGS — Tooth coloured fillings for chipped, cracked or decayed teeth.
RESTORATIONS — INLAY AND ONLAY - A composite filling known as a partial crown to repair damaged teeth.
CROWNS — A porcelain ‘cap’ to protect and strengthen tooth.
BRIDGES — Dental appliance as a solution for missing teeth.
VENEERS — Thin layers of porcelain fitted over teeth giving a perfect smile.
IMPLANTS — Roots and teeth surgically placed into jawbone to replace missing teeth.
TMG (TEMPRO-MANDIBULAR JOINT DISFUNCTION) — Tempro-mandibular Joint disfunction can be misalignment of teeth or ‘bad bite’.