Periodontal Scaling and Root Planing

What is scaling and root planing? Scaling and Root Planing is a gum therapy that removes contaminated debris, calculus (tartar), pus, and bacteria deep below the gum line in periodontal pockets. We follow the most effective protocol of soft tissue management which...

Sealants

What is a sealant? A dental sealant (also called a pit and fissure sealant) is a plastic, professionally-applied material that is placed on the chewing surfaces of the back teeth (molars and some premolars) to prevent cavities. Sealants can provide a physical barrier...

Fluoride Treatments

What is fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral that occurs naturally in many foods and water. Every day, minerals are lost from and added to a tooth’s enamel layer through two processes, demineralization and remineralization. Minerals are lost (demineralization) from a...

Dentures

What is a denture? A denture is a removable replacement for missing teeth and adjacent tissues. It is made of acrylic resin, sometimes in combination with various metals. Complete dentures replace all the teeth, while a partial denture fills in the spaces created by...

TMJ Therapy

TMJ DISORDERS What is TMJ? The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is a small joint located in front of the ear where the skull and lower jaw meet. The temporomandibular joint allows the lower jaw (mandible) to move. Occasionally damage associated with the joint can occur...