Invisalign also known as clear-aligner treatment, are Orthodontic devices that uses incremental transparent aligners to adjust teeth as an alternative to Dental Braces.
Cosmetic dentistry is generally used to refer to any dental work that improves the appearance (though not necessarily the functionality) of teeth, gums and/or bite. It primarily focuses on improvement dental aesthetics in color, position, shape, size, alignment and overall smile appearance.
Dental implants are replacement tooth roots. Implants provide a strong foundation for fixed (permanent) or removable replacement teeth that are made to match your natural teeth.
We specializes in treating many diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral (mouth) and maxillofacial (jaws and face) region.
Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that corrects teeth and jaws that are positioned improperly. Crooked teeth and teeth that do not fit together correctly are harder to keep clean, are at risk of being lost early due to tooth decay and periodontal disease, and cause extra stress on the chewing muscles that can lead to headaches, TMJ syndrome and neck, shoulder and back pain. Teeth that are crooked or not in the right place can also detract from one's appearance.
Your temporomandibular joint is a hinge that connects your jaw to the temporal bones of your skull, which are in front of each ear. It lets you move your jaw up and down and side to side, so you can talk, chew, and yawn.Problems with your jaw and the muscles in your face that control it are known as temporomandibular disorders (TMD). But you may hear it wrongly called TMJ, after the joint.
Prosthodontists provide multi-disciplinary levels of care, including repairing failed treatments that negatively affect the mouth and smile, treatment of maxillofacial (jaw and face) abnormalities, treatment of cases stemming from congenital disorders as well as cases stemming from oral/maxillofacial trauma or neglect and advanced dental care for complex anatomical features of the teeth, gums and supporting bone structure.
Root canal therapy, also known as endodontic therapy, is a dental treatment for removing infection from inside a tooth. It can also protect the tooth from future infections.
This area of dentistry focuses intimately on growth and development from birth to adolescence, disease causality and prevention, child psychology and management, and all aspects of the highly specialized pediatric restorative techniques and modalities.
Fluoride is a mineral that is beneficial to our teeth. It is one of the main components of toothpaste that is used to prevent tooth decay. This treatment is done once a year to make teeth and gums stronger.
This is a plastic material applied to sections most prone to cavities such as the grooves and deep surfaces of the back teeth. Sealants act as shield from plaque and food debris that cause tooth decay.
Dental sleep medicine is an area of dental practice that focuses on the use of oral appliance therapy to treat sleep-disordered breathing, including snoring and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). N. TAN DENTAL OFFICE Dentists work together with sleep physicians to identify the best treatment for each patient.
Oral Appliance Therapy is for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea and snoring in adults. An oral appliance is a device worn in the mouth only during sleep. It fits like a sports mouth guard or orthodontic retainer. A custom-fit oral sleep appliance is an effective treatment that prevents the airway from collapsing by supporting the jaw in a forward position.
Laser dentistry is an innovative and effective way to perform dental procedures. Lasers work by delivering energy in the form of light. When used for surgical and dental procedures, the laser acts as a cutting instrument or a vaporizer of tissue that it comes in contact with. Services available includes cosmetic preparation such as gum recontouring, gum depigmentation, and teeth whitening. This can also be used for surgical procedures including periimplantitis, periodontal surgery, frenectomy, implant uncovering, pain reduction after surgery, to name a few. A special feature of laser also includes snoring treatment. Laser use in dentistry is known make patients more comfortable and less anxious during the treatment.