Dental Restoration Services

  • Air Abrasion

    Air abrasion is a new micro-dentistry technique that is used to treat tooth decay and prepare teeth for restorations. Air abrasion is similar to sandblasting, in that tiny particles are propelled toward small areas of decay to remove them. A filling is then applied to seal the tooth from further harm. The goal of air abrasion is to pinpoint and remove early areas of decay, while preserving more of the natural tooth. The comb...
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  • Dental Bridges

    A dental bridge is a fixed appliance and is an excellent way to replace missing teeth. There are several types of bridges. The “traditional bridge” is the most popular type and is usually made of porcelain fused to metal. This type of bridge consists to two crowns that go over two anchoring teeth and are attached to artificial teeth, filling the gap created by one or more missing teeth. Reasons for a fixed bridge: Fill...
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  • Dental Crowns

    At Elgin Corners Dental, we offer dental crowns to patients. A crown is a covering that encases the entire tooth surface restoring it to its original shape and size. A crown protects and strengthens tooth structure that cannot be restored with fillings or other types of restorations. Although there are several types of crowns, porcelain are the most popular. Porcelain crowns are made to match the shape, size, and colour...
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  • Dental Fillings

    A composite (tooth colored) filling is used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures, etc. The decayed or affected portion of the tooth will be removed and then filled with a composite filling. There are many types of filling materials available, each with their own advantages and disadvantages. You and your dentist can discuss the best options for restoring your teeth. Because composite fillings are tooth...
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  • Dentures

    Dentures are a removable dental appliance replacement for missing teeth and surrounding tissue. A complete denture may be either “conventional” or “immediate.” A conventional type is made after the teeth have been removed and the gum tissue has healed, usually taking 4 to 6 weeks. During this time the patient will go without teeth. Immediate dentures are made in advance and immediately placed after the teeth are removed, thu...
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  • Endodontics (Root Canals)

    Endodontics involves the maintenance and treatment of the soft inner tissues of the teeth, called the pulp. They most well known endodontic procedure is a root canal. Root Canal Therapy Root canal therapy is needed when the nerve of a tooth is affected by decay or infection. In order to save the tooth, the pulp (the living tissue inside the tooth), nerves, bacteria, and any decay are removed and the resulting space is filled...
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  • Inlays & Onlays

    Inlays and onlays are dental restorations that fall between regular dental fillings and dental crowns in terms of size and invasiveness. Inlay Restoration An inlay restoration is a custom made filling made of composite material, gold, or tooth-colored porcelain. Inlays can be utilized to conservatively repair teeth that have large defective fillings or have been damaged by decay or trauma. Inlays are an ideal alternative ...
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Will I Need a Bone Graft for My Dental Implant?

Will I Need a Bone Graft for My Dental Implant?

Posted Dec 8th, 2017

Dental implants are a permanent replacement option for missing teeth that look and feel like natural teeth. They are also, however, the most invasive replacement option, and sometimes require supplementary procedures, including bone grafts.

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CPAP Treatment for Sleep Apnea

CPAP Treatment for Sleep Apnea

Posted Nov 24th, 2017

CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) is among the most effective therapies for sleep apnea. Here, our Surrey dentists describe how CPAP works, and how it can help you get a better night’s sleep.

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