General Dentistry

We offer a variety of general dentistry options for our patients

We offer a variety of general dentistry options for our patients.

The dentists at York Lanes Dental are here for you. Whether you require extensive, or routine dentistry treatments, we can create a customized treatment plan for your dental needs. Ask the team how they can help you through your dental appointment.

York Lanes Dental in York Lanes Mall offers general dentistry services for patients including bridges, root canals, and crowns.

We also offer cosmetic services, orthodontics, and surgical services in more complex cases.

General Dentistry:

  • Bridges

    What are dental bridges? Dental bridges literally bridge the gap created by one or more missing teeth. A bridge is made up of two crowns for the teeth on either side of the gap – these two anchoring teeth are called abutment teeth – and a false tooth/teeth in between. These false teeth are called […]

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  • Root Canal Treatment

    Our dentists at York Lanes Dental can perform endodontics, also known as root canals. When the area of the tooth containing the nerves and blood supply becomes damaged or infected, you know it by the excruciating pain you feel in the diseased tooth. At our dental centre, endodontics is used to repair teeth damaged or […]

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  • Customized Gum Treatment

    Periodontal (Gum) Therapies Almost 75% of adults may suffer from some degree of gum disease (periodontitis). Because it often goes unnoticed until the later stages. It has often been called a “silent epidemic” in North American culture. Periodontal Disease affects the structures in the mouth that support the teeth. It’s sometimes called “gum disease” but […]

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  • All Porcelain Crowns (Caps)

    If your tooth is damaged but not lost, a crown (also called a cap) can be used to cover the damaged part of your tooth. A crown protects your tooth from further damage. Crowns can be made of different kinds of metals, porcelain or porcelain fused to metal. They are strong and last for about […]

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FAQ

What is a Comprehensive Oral Exam?

A COE is like a physical for your head and neck. It is a thorough evaluation and documentation of your teeth, gums, jaw bones, lymph nodes, and jaw joints. It is the foundation of the routine check-up. Your course of treatment is determined as a result of this exam.

What is a Recare Exam?

A recare is exam is the check-up which determines any changes since the previous COE.

Why do I need to have x-rays?

Digital x-rays show areas not visible to the eye.

How often do I need to have a COE?

A COE is recommended every 3-5 years depending on your history. Your dentist will determine what is right for you.

Can I just have a cleaning without a exam?

Yes, it is possible to have your teeth cleaned without having a check-up, but it is recommended that you see the dentist for a check-up every 6-9 months to catch problems early.