Treatments & services: Mouth and dental

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Orthodontics is the dental specialty that focuses on the development, prevention, and correction of irregularities of the teeth, bite, and jaws. Orthodontists also have specialized training in facial abnormalities and disorders of the jaw...


The single best way to remove harmful plaque ?" a thin, sticky film loaded with bacteria ?" from teeth and gums is to brush teeth regularly and properly...


As a state-of-the-art facility, we offer superior diagnostic, medical and surgical care for infants and children with cleft lip. Our expert multidisciplinary team features pediatric plastic surgeons, oral surgeons, dentists, orthodontists, prosthetic specialists, ear/nose/throat specialists, geneticists, social workers, speech and hearing professionals and dedicated cleft coordinator nurses.


As a state-of-the-art facility, we offer superior diagnostic, medical and surgical care for infants and children with cleft palate. Our expert multidisciplinary team features pediatric plastic surgeons, oral surgeons, dentists, orthodontists, prosthetic specialists, ear/nose/throat specialists, geneticists, social workers, speech and hearing professionals and dedicated cleft coordinator nurses.


A dental bridge is an appliance used to replace one or more missing teeth. It is made out of three pieces that fit into the open space in the mouth “bridging” the gap...


Most pediatric dentists will agree that regular dental care should begin by one year of age, with a dental check-up at least twice each year for most children...


Regular dental cleanings are an important component of your overall health. Professional cleaning by a dentist or dental hygienist involves the removal of dental plaque and tartar from the teeth with the intention of preventing cavities, gingivitis and other forms of periodontal disease...


Dental crowns are tooth-shaped caps that are placed on top of a tooth to restore its size, shape or strength or to improve its appearance. Crowns can be made out of metal, porcelain, resin or ceramic...


A dental extraction is a procedure that involves the pulling of one or more teeth. Extractions are sometimes required as treatment when a tooth is severely damaged beyond repair because it is broken, cracked or extensively decayed...


Teeth that have been affected by tooth decay (caries or cavities) might require a filling. There are many types of fillings, including: Direct restorations, which require a single visit to place a filling directly into a prepared cavity...