Gingival tissue refers to the gums surrounding the teeth. A gingivectomy is the professional contouring of this tissue. Gingival sculpting is a minimally invasive procedure performed by nameThunder Bay (Thunder Bay Dentist) at clinicThunder Bay with a specialized laser to reshape and remove excess gum tissue for a more esthetically pleasing smile.
Endodontics, more commonly called root canal treatment, is a dentistry specialty dealing with tooth pulp (the center of a tooth) abnormalities and issues surrounding the root of a tooth.
Once the tooth's pulp is inflamed or has become infected, it can be painful. nameThunder Bay at clinicThunder Bay will make sure your teeth remain healthy and strong.
Mouth ulcers are caused by many disorders. These include:
Do you find yourself often covering your mouth when your smile? Do you feel self conscious about stains or discoloration in your teeth? Do you wish your teeth were more aligned? Very few of us are born with perfect smiles yet having a beautiful smile that you feel confident about is still attainable with clinicThunder Bay.
The smile makeover process may include one or a combination of the following procedures: composite bonding, dental veneers, teeth whitening and dental implants. Smile makeovers are generally elective and for esthetic purposes.
In the unfortunate event that you experience a dental emergency in Thunder Bay, you can contact nameThunder Bay your Thunder Bay emergency dentist. We have accommodating schedules for emergency dental services. Make sure that you have nameThunder Bays emergency contact information readily accessible. Continue reading about several scenarios that may happen in a dental emergency.
The cause of these infections is direct growth of the bacteria from an existing tooth cavity into the soft tissues and bones of the face and neck.
Porcelain veneers generally cost between $ veneersThunder Bay per tooth at clinicThunder Bay in Thunder Bay. Some cases will require the placement of only one or two veneers to close a gap for example. Other cases may require a full set of veneers to alter the size, shape and overall appearance of the patient’s smile.
Porcelain veneers are customized shell-like enhancements usually made of ceramic material and are used to conceal worn down tooth enamel, spacing, poor alignment, or simply cracks and chips. nameThunder Bay at clinicThunder Bay has the expertise and artistic ability to enhance your natural smile.
Veneers are generally categorized into cosmetic dentistry as they are used mostly for esthetic purposes to improve and perfect smiles while maintaining a natural appearance. Porcelain veneers are a great way to repair the appearance of your teeth without the need for extensive dental work.
Invisalign has become one of clinicThunder Bay's most popular treatments here in Thunder Bay. It's no secret that the leading form of clear braces is invisalign. Thunder Bay is full of beautiful smiles, why not make yours one of them?
nameThunder Bay, your Thunder Bay invisalign dentist, will ensure that your treatment is smooth and successful; getting you on your way to a radiant aligned smile as soon as possible.
Professional teeth whitening is performed by a dental professional is because the whitening formula is much stronger than what is available over the counter. In-office teeth whitening has the power to remove deep set stains in the fastest amount of time possible, without damaging the tooth enamel or gums.
Orthodontic braces are a device used to align teeth in their ideal position as well as correcting the bite for maximum esthetic appeal and function. Straighten your teeth with nameThunder Bay at clinicThunder Bay and enjoy a more confident smile today.
Tooth discoloration is largely caused by drinking dark colored beverages such as cola, tea, coffee, red wine etc. Discoloration is also caused by smoking and aging. As we age, so do our enamel. It develops tiny microscopic cracks that trap food and drink particles which cause staining. Learn more about Zoom Whitening at clinicThunder Bay.
Teeth Whitening and teeth bleaching are different terms referring to the same procedure. The treatment uses a safe concentration of peroxide gel which is applied to the teeth in order to remove stains that have accumulated in just 45 minutes!
A Cosmetic Dentist is primarily concerned with the esthetic appearance of teeth.
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One of the first questions people tend to have when considering Invisalign is, "How much will it cost?" The good news is most individuals can afford the monthly payment options at clinicThunder Bay, made to fit your budget. Call to schedule your Free consult with nameThunder Bay.
Your intial consultation with nameThunder Bay is a great opportunity for you to learn more about our family dental practice and get comfortable with your surroundings. You will become familiar with our talented and friendly family dentistry staff in addition to your one on one discussion with nameThunder Bay your family dentist.
Check out how these patients got the smiles they've always wanted without hassel of traditional brackets and wires. Straighten your smile without sacrificing the one you have in the process!
Dental crowns are fabricated caps that are used to protect and restore teeth which are damaged by excessive decay. Dental crowns are a full coverage restoration, so nameThunder Bay, your Thunder Bay dentist, will likely advise an alternative option such as one of the more conservative treatments available if possible before deciding upon dental crown as a procedure.
In a large study, people who had their teeth professionally scaled were 24% less likely to have a heart attack, compared with those who skipped the hygienist. Scaling cleans between the gums and the teeth. nameThunder Bay at clinicThunder Bay recommends a dental cleaning about every 6 months to maintain oral health.
Welcome to clinicThunder Bay! My name is nameThunder Bay. Sometimes we don't realize how much our teeth truly affect our health and appearance. Taking our teeth for granted can lead to tooth loss, which can ultimately lead to bone loss. At clinicThunder Bay we offer solutions to restore tooth loss and bone loss.
Dental composites are tooth colored restorative materials made to blend in with your natural smile. Composites are used to fill cavities, restore chips and cracks, or seal gaps between teeth and build up teeth edges that are worn-down where necessary. Patients can even replace old metal fillings with more esthetic looking tooth colored filings at clinicThunder Bay in Thunder Bay for a more natural looking smile.
Also known as gum diseaseand usually a result of poor hygiene, gingivitis is a chronic inflammation of the gingival tissue. Early detection by nameThunder Bay (Thunder Bay Dentist) can help treat the condition before it evolves into periodontitis or even reverse the inflammatory process altogether. Regular dental check-ups and cleanings with nameThunder Bay at clinicThunder Bay can help to detect gingivitis before it escalates into gum disease.
All-on-4 dental implants are a way to best restore the full arches of the upper and lower jaws. The procedure uses only four implants to secure all teeth in place hence, the name All-on-4. The All-on-4 procedure provides especially effective restoration in both the upper and lower jaw. Permanently restore your smile today with clinicThunder Bay in Thunder Bay.
When one or more teeth are missing from your smile, your appearance and daily functions may be significantly impacted. Missing teeth can resulting in the shifting of teeth, speech impediments, change in bite, TMJ, decay, and gum disease.
Oral cancer, also known as oral cavity cancer, is a subtype of head and neck cancer consisting of cancerous tissue growth in the oral cavity. The condition may arise from a cancerous lesion in any part of the oral tissue. clinicThunder Bay in Thunder Bay provides oral cancer screening with every dental examination.
Depending upon the conditions of your teeth and requirements of each individual case, a single dental implant can cost around $1,000 to $5,000. For patients without dental insurance or whose dental insurance does not cover the cost of treatment, clinicThunder Bay in Thunder Bay offers dental implant financing and affordable dental implant payment plans so you can achieve the smile you deserve.
At clinicThunder Bay, you can recieve quality cosmetic dental care at an affordable price. nameThunder Bay, your Thunder Bay dentist, offers patients dental financing along with our affordable dental payment plans to help you achieve the smile you deserve at a reasonable price.
Periodontitis or periodontal disease, is an oral health condition in which the gum tissue becomes infected and inflamed. Periodontitis is the number one cause of tooth loss seen in dental patients. Gingivitis, a term often heard alongside gum disease, is simply the bacterial infection that precedes periodontal disease. If left untreated, gingivitis will progress into periodontal disease. Gum disease can be easily prevented with regular dental check-ups and cleanings with nameThunder Bay at clinicThunder Bay.
Dental Implants are artificial replacements which are used in cases of tooth loss. The implant procedure falls under both prosthetic dentistry and cosmetic dentistry. If you suffer from tooth loss, clinicThunder Bay in Thunder Bay can permanently restore your smile with our dental implants procedure.
A. As we age, so does the enamel in our teeth and so it may dull, stain, or lose some of its shine. There are other contributing factors to discoloration of course. Tobacco products, dark colored beverages such as cola, coffee, tea, red wine, and even some medications can cause the teeth to dull in color. Genetics and excessive fluoride consumption may also be influential factors to tooth discoloration. teeth whitening is a fast and easy solution to removing stains and discoloration within the teeth. Check out our teeth whitening section to learn more about what options are available to you.
Halitosis, also known as bad breath, is a common oral issue. Halitosis is a condition in which noticeably unpleasant odors are exhaled while breathing. Whether or not the source of the bad smell is from bacteria, bad breath negatively affects many individuals both personally and socially. With regular dental cleanings at clinicThunder Bay in Thunder Bay, bad breath can be prevented.