Other Services

Orthodontics

Crown Exposure – Bond Brackets

This is a surgical procedure used to expose a tooth that is hidden under the gums. A bracket with a chain is then cemented onto the exposed tooth so that the orthodontist or dentist can pull the tooth into the correct position in the mouth Go back to Patient...

Fiberotomy

A fiberotomy is a procedure designed to aid in the retention of teeth that have been moved with orthodontic treatment. This is done by detaching fibers from the teeth. The fibers will quickly reattach to the teeth; but because the teeth are in the correct position,...

Temporary Anchorage Devices (TADS)

TADS stand for Temporary Anchorage Devices and are a system of mini screws and attachments that dentists place to provide temporary anchorage for the orthodontist to move teeth.

Wilckodontics

Over 15 years of research has culminated in the development of a new procedure by which teeth can be moved approximately 4 times faster than ever before possible with conventional orthodontics. As a result, the treatment time for most orthodontic cases can be reduced...

Sedation Dentistry

Nitrous Gas

Most patients feel comfortable when visiting the dentist. Early exposure to the dentist helps patients to associate the dental office with feeling of relaxation. Some patients however, may feel nervous before their visit or while sitting in the dental chair. Sometimes...

Sedation Dentistry

Who should use sedation dentistry? It is no secret that most of us do not like going to the dentist. In fact, many people go years without even a check-up or cleaning. Some reasons for avoiding the dentist include: Fear of needles, drills, or other dental instruments...

Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom teeth extraction surgery is often performed to prevent future dental issues or to correct an existing problem. Around the age of 18, adults have 32 teeth, 16 on top and 16 on bottom and yet the average mouth can only hold 28 teeth. Dental complications can...

Oral Surgeries

Biopsies

Removal of suspect tissue in the oral cavity and possibly submitting for microscopic examination at an offsite oral pathology laboratory. Go back to Patient Education

Tooth Extractions

An extraction is the removal of a tooth or tooth parts. Go back to Patient Education

Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom teeth extraction surgery is often performed to prevent future dental issues or to correct an existing problem. Around the age of 18, adults have 32 teeth, 16 on top and 16 on bottom and yet the average mouth can only hold 28 teeth. Dental complications can...