Checks & Cleans- Preventive Dentistry
Mouthguards - Preventive Dentistry
A mouthguard is a soft plastic or laminate device used in sports to prevent oral injuries. Custom-fitted mouthguards can be tailored to the demands of the athlete for varying degrees of protection.
Bruxism Therapy - Preventive Dentistry
Bruxism (TMJ dysfunction) can cause- jaw & ear pain, damage to the jaw joint, headaches & damage to the teeth. Custom occlusal splints can relieve pain & help prevent teeth damage caused by grinding.
Wisdom Teeth Advice & Referrals
Wisdom teeth can often cause pain and discomfort for people. Not only can impacted wisdom teeth cause infection they can also impact on nearby molars necessitating the removal of both teeth.
While your dentist may recommend the removal of your impacted wisdom teeth, some may turn out to never cause trouble and may not need to be removed. Remember, the decision to have wisdom teeth removed is always yours to make.
Periodontal (Gum) Disease Care & Advice
Swollen & bleeding gums are early signs that your gums are infected with bacteria. If nothing is done, the infection can spread & destroy the structures that support your teeth in your jawbone.