General dentistry in Knysna Garden Route South Africa
Dentistry, Teeth, General Dentistry
| ||General dentistry is the term given to the field of dentistry that focuses on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of conditions, disorders and diseases affecting the teeth, gums and the maxillofacial (associated with the jaw and face) region of the body.We offer:
- General examination
Digital X-rays, Panoramic X-rays, Treatment planning.
- Restorative Dentistry
Mercury-free dentistry including ceramic restorations (Cerec®) and composite ( White fillings), Replacement of Amalgam fillings.
Removable dentures such as full upper and lower dentures and all types of partial dentures; Including Acrylic dentures (plastic) and Chrome-Cobalt dentures (Metal frame).
Root canal treatments; Root canal therapy refers to the removal of the inner aspects of a tooth followed by a complete seal of that area inside a tooth that is occupied by its "pulp tissue." Most people would probably refer to a tooth's pulp tissue as its "nerve." While a tooth's pulp tissue does contain nerve fibres it is also composed of arteries, veins, lymph vessels, and connective tissue.
Both conservative and minor surgical corrections of supportive tooth tissue (periodontium); including the use of state-of the-art radio surgery.
- Oral Hygiene and Preventative Dentistry
Education, oral hygiene instruction, scaling and polishing as part of all dental procedures, Fissure sealing and fluoride treatments.
- Minor Oral Surgery
Extractions and surgical removal of teeth.
, General Dentistry