Dental Restorations

Sedation

If the thought of seeing your dentist gives you chills, an anesthetic may be the solution. Sedation dentistry uses a combination of techniques, ranging from nitrous oxide or “laughing gas” to general anesthesia, to relax a patient during surgeries or otherwise uncomfortable appointments. For even the most severe dental phobias, there is no longer a …

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Bone Grafting

A bone graft procedure attempts to correct a deficiency or defect in a patient’s bone.  This correction can be performed by using bone originating from the patient himself, or by using specific materials, called “bone substitutes”. Why are bone graft procedures needed ? Untreated gum (periodontal) diseases, extraction of a tooth, trauma, and various inflammations …

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