Cleaning and Prevention
Regular dental visit is a proven way to a healthy and beautiful smile. The American Dental Association recommends that you visit your dentist twice a year.
A healthy relationship between you and Off Island Dentist is key to optimal dental health. We provide the critical support you will need.
Your teeth and gums will be checked for signs of tooth decay, gum disease, and other health problems during a dental examination.
Not all dental problems are visible naked eye. This is why x-rays are also necessary for dental professionals. X-rays allow dentist to see beneath the surface of the teeth and gums.
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Composite fillings provide excellent durability and resistance to tooth fracture. They are designed to resemble natural tooth color, and is often used as filler for dental cavities or for tooth restoration.
Same Day Crowns
Same-day crowns are done in just a day. The process is similar to 3D printing and milling, with your crown being produced the exact specifications as it would be in the lab.
Dentures are used as replacement for missing teeth. Dentures help improve the look of your smile while giving you the confidence that you deserve. Aside from aesthetics, it also helps to correct eating and speaking problems.
Fixed bridges are permanent replacement for missing teeth. Bridges can be made from gold, alloys, porcelain or a combination of these materials and are attached to surrounding teeth for support. Unlike a removable bridge, which you can take out and clean, a fixed bridge can only be removed by a dentist.
When a tooth infection gets too deep into the roots, nerves, and blood vessels of a tooth, the last resort would be extraction. It is the only way to prevent the spread of the infection.
Root Canal Therapy
Root canal treatment is a dental procedure used to treat infection or inflammation at the center of a tooth. During the procedure, dentist removes the infected pulp and nerve in the root of the tooth. The dentist then clean and seal the area from bacteria.
Dental implants are replacement tooth roots and provide a strong foundation. The implant is made of titanium (a strong, lightweight metal) and other materials suited for the patient. The primary use of dental implants is to support dental prosthetics.