Bleeding gums and bad breath may mean the presence of gum disease. The treatment involves education as to the causes as well as instruction on home management and therapy involving professional teeth cleaning to remove the infection from your gums. Contact us today to arrange an examination of your mouth.
The very mention of these words can cause unwanted images to conjure up in the mind. At Spring Dental your dentist will investigate the cause of your pain and present a variety of options to tackle the problem so that you ultimately arrive at an informed decision about what to do next and most importantly are pain-free.
Believe it or not but a sizeable proportion of us grind our teeth in our sleep. This nocturnal habit, otherwise known as bruxism has consequences in terms of tooth wear, cracked teeth, tooth sensitivity and even headaches. The solution can sometimes be to have a night-guard or splint fitted which can help stop this process and minimise its consequences.
Or are you disturbed by a partner who snores. We may have a solution. Dentistry can now help by providing appliances which may help certain patients. Our dentists can also help uncover other diseases such as sleep apnoea which may be the underlying problem.
We care for people who are nervous or have a fear of the dentist. Our treatment is personalised so we take the time to listen to your concerns and address them. We endeavour to be gentle and give explanation as required. Adjunctive aids include nitrous oxide sedation, oral sedation and intra-venous sedation which can be deployed as needed to increase comfort.
In order to strengthen and restore teeth which have sizeable cavities porcelain fillings and crowns can now be made in one visit using state of the art CAD CAM technology. Digital dentistry with the use of the Cerec machine makes this possible, and has applications in areas such as replacing old amalgam fillings and restoring new larger cavities with the strength and beauty of porcelain.
Porcelain fillings and crowns are now possible in one visit and look and feel like your natural teeth. You can now confidently replace those old amalgams with strong and beautiful ceramic.
CEREC is an amazing state of the art machine which uses Computer Aided Design and Computer Aided Manufacture (CAD CAM) technologies to fabricate your porcelain restoration in one visit. No more multiple trips to the dentist means you get your new crown, inlay or onlay quicker than before.