These bonded fillings can be easily matched to your natural teeth color.
Crown or Caps:
When a filling is not effective a crown can restore your tooth's original function.
When infection is present or a tooth has been traumatized, a root canal can save teeth.
The following are symptoms that may be associated to nerve damage:
lingering sensation to hot and cold liquids
pain with biting pressure
constant intermittent pain
sensitivity to sweets
pain that occurs with postural changes (going from a standing position to a reclining position)
pain when there's a sudden atmospheric pressure changes, like flying.
If you experience any of these symptoms, please call us. You may have a root canal problem or a different dental problem.
Dentures and Partials:
We can give you back the confidence of a complete set of teeth.
When appropriate, veneers can be a great alternative to crowns. Taking only a small portion of your tooth to make a dramatic change in the appearance of your teeth and smile.
Periodontal (gum) therapy:
Some signs of period-disease are heavy plaque build-up, swollen, or bleeding gums. This disease is a major cause of tooth loss in adults. Treatment will depend on the type of periodontal disease and how far the condition has progressed. We can work together to restore your gums to their healthy state. Remember, the key to protecting against periodontal disease is to prevent plaque build-up, so maintain your regular schedule of professional cleanings in addition to brushing and flossing.
Sealants can help to prevent cavities before they happen.
Implants can be used to replace missing teeth without having to shave down adjacent teeth in your mouth. Dental implants are the standard of care and should be considered when replacing missing teeth.
Sometimes teeth need to be extracted, and we provide this service for you without having to refer you to another doctor. Dr. Branko Smida is also trained in extracting wisdom teeth as well as placing dental implants.