Lavington Dental Services

Month: August 2021

Braces

Dental braces are a way of straightening or moving your teeth, to improve how they look and how they work. Braces can also help you look after the long-term health of your teeth and gums and make eating more comfortable, by spreading the biting pressure across all your teeth. Braces work by putting pressure on …

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Periodontology

Gum-disease Periodontal diseases are serious bacterial infections which destroy the attachment fibres and supporting bone that hold your teeth in your mouth. Left untreated, these diseases can and do lead to tooth loss. Periodontal disease is the number one reason why people over the age of 50 ¬†lose teeth. Periodontal infection can affect your general …

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Root Canal Treatment

Root canal treatment is designed to eliminate bacteria from the infected root canal, prevent reinfection of the tooth and save the natural tooth. When oneundergoes a root canal, the inflamed or infected pulp is removed and theinside of the tooth is carefully cleaned and disinfected, then filled and seal. What happens during root canal treatment? …

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Pediatric dentistry

Pediatric dentistry is the branch of dentistry which specializes in diagnosis, treatment and prevention of teeth in children who are under the age of 16. In this age bracket we concentrate mostly on prevention, which includes instruction in proper diet, use of fluoride if necessary, and practice of good oral hygiene. Treatment deals basically with …

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