Crowns
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A crown is a type of dental restoration used to fix teeth that have been broken, weakened by decay or have a very large filling. The crown fits over the remaining part of a prepared tooth, making it strong and giving it the shape of a natural tooth. It will also be tooth coloured, giving…

Dental Prosthetic Procedures
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A mouth is the initial part of our gastrointestinal tract. When teeth are missing, a food is not completely chewed and later this results in gastrointestinal disorders. This also has negative impact on a jaw joint – crunching and pain of joint develops. Joint deformities lead to formation of folds, loss of molars results in…

Fillings
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The filling is used to restore the tooth structure by sealing the cavity, which occurs due to the tooth decay caused by bacteria. To fix cavity, your dentist will remove the decayed part of the tooth and then “fill” the area. Fillings are also used to repair cracked or broken teeth and teeth that have…

Gum Disease
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Here at Denta Clinic, we take gum disease very seriously. So much so, that it is the first thing we assess with all our new and existing patients. It’s a fact that controlling gum disease can save your teeth – a very good reason to take care of your teeth and gums. What causes gum…

Inlays & Onlays
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When over 1/2 of the tooth’s biting surface is damaged a dentist will often use an inlay or onlay. What are inlays and onlays? Inlays and onlays can be made of porcelain, gold, or composite resin. These pieces are bonded to the damaged area of the tooth. An inlay, which is similar to a filling,…

Root Canal Treatment
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What is a root canal treatment? This is a simple treatment that can save your natural teeth and prevent the need of dental implants or bridges. Why is root canal treatment needed? It is needed, if the pulp (nerves and blood supply ‘chamber’) becomes infected. Infection of the pulp can be caused by trauma to…