Ever wondered what dental procedures you may experience in your lifetime? Everyone’s teeth and needs are unique. Some procedures are a chosen cosmetic and some are necessary. There’s a long list of procedures you can experience at the dentist but there are ones that are much more common. Let’s go over the top 3 dental procedures.
1. Teeth Whitening
This is a fan favorite as many people strive to achieve whiter teeth. At our office, we offer Phillips Zoom teeth whitening. The Philips Zoom Blue LED light-accelerated technology and hydrogen peroxide gel whitens quickly. During this time, Amorphous Calcium Phosphate (ACP) is helping by offering enamel protection, reducing the chance of sensitivity, and even improving the luster of your teeth.
2. Tooth Extraction
People get their teeth, or tooth, extracted for many reasons. the most common reason is the negative effects of wisdom teeth growing in. Most wisdom teeth grow in by a person’s early 20’s and it is advised that they are removed as soon as possible. they can cause shifts in your jaw and possibly lifetime pain. Extraction is comfortable during the procedure. Your dentist will make sure to apply proper numbing agents before the procedure.
3. Dental Fillings
Cavities are very common among all ages. The instant solution for this is a dental filling. Dental fillings are needed to restore the shape and function of a patient’s tooth or teeth. It also prevents further damage and even decay. Remember, once enamel is broken down and chipped off, it doesn’t exactly grow back.
This is only a list of the 3 most common dental procedures. There are many more, not included here, that you may experience. If you need any of these procedures done, it is best to speak with a professional. Make an appointment with a trusted and experienced dentist. Regain confidence in your smile and contact us today to set up a life-changing appointment.