FAQ > Dental Treatments (5 entries)

questions and answers about common dental treatments
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  • A stainless steel crown is a prefabricated crown, or tooth cap. It is a thin shell of surgical grade stainless steel which covers the tooth like armor and seals the ...
  • A pulpotomy is a nerve treatment done for baby teeth when the tooth decay has grown into the nerve. Part of the nerve is removed to clean bacteria out, a ...
  • We can do three main types of fillings, or restorations. 1) Composite resin - the standard white plastic filling. We use a few different types of this material, depending ...
  • "Dental sealants are thin plastic coatings placed over the chewing surfaces of back teeth to protect them from developing caries (tooth decay). Sealants cover the bumpy surfaces and crevices called “pits ...
  • Information about Nitrous Oxide / Oxygen Sedation Nitrous oxide / oxygen sedation (laughing gas, happy air) is used to relieve anxiety, mild pain control, and sensitive gag ...