Dental procedures

The best teeth are your own teeth, simple. modern dental procedures ensure that you keep your teeth.

Your dentist may recommend a procedure for one of several reasons:
  • Prevention - to keep your teeth and gums as healthy as they are now
  • Restoration - to treat damaged teeth and gums and replace lost teeth
  • Cosmetic - to improve the appearance of your teeth
Some of these procedures are straightforward, while others are more involved. The information in this section has been provided to help you understand the different procedures available to keep your smile healthy. Only your dentist has the skills, training and expertise to identify and address all your oral health care needs. The information on this section is intended for informational use only and does not substitute the professional care of your dentist. If you have a question or concern that is not covered in this section, please click here to contact

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