General Dentistry Services

Family DentistryCavities

Cavities occur when tooth decay creates a hole in the tooth. Deep cavities allow bacteria to get into the pulp chamber of the tooth, which can cause infection. Almost everyone has experienced a cavity at some point in their life. Although they are very common, they are 100% preventable with daily brushing and flossing.

Fillings

It’s important that cavities are treated promptly to avoid infection, toothache and root canals. Once a filling has lost its seal, a cavity will quickly form.

Wisdom Teeth

Through the course of evolution, the human jaw has decreased in size, but the number of teeth remains the same. When wisdom teeth make their appearance, there’s often not enough room to accommodate them. Removal of wisdom teeth is recommended when there is an opportunity for infection to arise or when they create discomfort.

Root Canal

Do I need A Root Canal? The whole purpose of a root canal is to save your tooth from an infected tooth and/or tooth decay. A root canal is required when the nerve of the tooth has been infected. A root canal removes the infected nerve area of the tooth before it is cleaned and sealed to prevent tooth decay from reoccurring. The only alternative is to remove the tooth and then replace it with an artificial one (bridge or implant).

Braces (orthodontics)

Braces are the effective for straightening teeth – especially when teeth are severely crowded. The investment in braces can give you the smile you’ve always dreamed of. However, having a beautiful smile isn’t just about aesthetics, having properly aligned teeth can positively affect your dental health. It’s a lot easier to clean straight teeth which is essential for keeping your teeth and gums healthy.

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4 Dangers Of DIY Dentistry Posted on 19 May 2017 by

Going DIY when it comes to home improvement may be fine and good, but not so much for issues with your teeth. Broken tooth repair is a fine example. Best leave that to the professionals. We are bombarded with online help and videos, TV shows that share "do it yourself" tips, and well meaning friends giving us advice on any number of subjects. Read More

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How long has Oakville Place Dental Office been in existence and how long have Dr. Solomon and Dr....

Dr. Solomon and Dr. Kazdan both grew up in Toronto and were classmates who graduated from the University of Toronto Dental school in 1990. After this, they each associated in the Greater Toronto Area for three years before establishing Oakville Place Dental Office in 1993. They’ve enjoyed practicing in the Oakville area for almost 25 years, and have had some patients for well over 20 years!

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