Bad breath can be caused by a number of factors: Poorly adjusted restorations, cavities caused by caries and other deposits of dentobacteria plaque and the accumulation of tartar in areas difficult to access for an adequate hygiene can cause bad breath.
Normally a whitening procedure lasts two years, but depending on the patient it can be donde once a year.
Dental whitening does not damage the teeth's enamel, however some patients may experience increased sensibility temporarily.
It is necessary to make an aesthetic assessment according to the position, arrangement, shape and color of the teeth to choose the correct treatment.
When a tooth's integrity is compromised a crown is used to restore its form and function. A crown can be made out of metal, ceramic or ziriconia.
Depending on the fracture you can either restore it with different materials and treatments or replace it entirely with a dental implant.
In adults, teeth can begin to move because of bone loss which can be caused by infections such as periodontitis.
The main causes are trauma, fractures, advanced caries or gum disease.
An implant is a titanium screw that is placed in the bone. It is used to replace the tooth's root. You must also used a abutment and a crown to fully substitute a tooth's functionality and appearance.
Gaps can be closed with a wide range of treatments, we choose them on a case by case basis so as to offer the best solution to each of our patients.
Grinding your teeth during sleep is very common. This can cause discomfort in the joint or in the muscles. After a muscular and joint exam we can determine the best treatment to control teeth grinding and clenching and prevent further damage of the teeth and joints.
This is known as "Gummy Smile" which can be caused by many factors. First we must determine the cause, and then choose the best treatment.