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General Dentistry

General dentistry is the evaluation, diagnosis, prevention and/or treatment of a person’s oral health.

Within these dental services are:

  • Routine cleanings
  • Decay detection and restoration
  • Tooth replacement – implants, removable dentures and/or fixed bridges
  • Screen for cancer and other diseases
  • Assess the integrity of existing dental restorations

Common Symptoms

  • Pain (acute and chronic)
  • Sensitivity to temperature
  • Inability to bite down or chew
  • Bleeding gums

Common Treatment

  • Resin or porcelain fillings
  • Fractured or decayed teeth – crowns, fillings or extractions
  • Periodontics; Gum therapy
  • Root Canal (we refer our patients to a specialist)