At Flossy Dental Group, we understand the importance of a healthy, fully functional smile. Our experienced team is dedicated to providing the highest quality restorative dental care in Harbor City, CA. Whether you’re dealing with a minor cavity or more complex dental issues, we’re here to help you regain your optimal oral health and confidence in your smile. We blend advanced dental technology with a compassionate approach to treat a wide range of dental problems effectively and comfortably.
For over 30 years, Flossy Dental Group has been a cornerstone of the Harbor City community. Our commitment goes beyond just treating patients; we believe in nurturing a healthy community, which is evident in our dedication to volunteering and serving those in need around the area. When you choose us for your restorative dental needs, you’re not just a patient but part of a community that values health and well-being.
What Is Restorative Dentistry?
Restorative dentistry encompasses a range of dental treatments designed to repair or replace damaged or missing teeth. From simple fillings to complex restorations, these procedures aim to restore your teeth’ function, integrity, and aesthetics, improving your oral health and quality of life.
The Importance Of Restorative Dentistry
Restorative dental treatments are crucial not just for the appearance of your smile but also for your overall dental health. Untreated dental issues can lead to more significant problems, including pain, infection, and even further tooth loss. By addressing these issues promptly, we can help maintain your natural teeth, ensure proper jaw alignment, and prevent future complications.
Our Restorative Solutions
Our comprehensive restorative services are designed to meet each patient’s individual needs. We use the latest techniques and materials to ensure your restorations are effective and aesthetically pleasing.
Dental fillings are a common and effective way to treat cavities. We use high-quality materials to create fillings that blend seamlessly with your natural teeth, restoring the functionality and appearance of the affected tooth.
Root Canal Therapy
The Process: Precision & Care At Every Step
- Diagnosis and planning: Before the procedure, we use state-of-the-art imaging technology to accurately assess the condition of your tooth. This step is crucial for planning a precise and effective treatment.
- Anesthesia and comfort: Your comfort is our top priority. We administer local anesthesia to ensure a pain-free experience. Our team is also trained to provide additional comfort measures, such as neck pillows and gentle reassurance, to ease any anxiety.
- Removing the infected pulp: The root canal process involves removing the infected or damaged pulp from the tooth. Our experienced dentists use specialized tools to gently and effectively clean out the tooth’s inner chamber, removing all traces of infection and decay.
- Cleaning and shaping the canal: The canal is meticulously cleaned and shaped after the pulp is removed. This step is vital to prepare the tooth for the filling material and ensure no bacteria or debris is left behind.
- Filling and sealing the tooth: Once the canal is prepared, it’s filled with a biocompatible material called gutta-percha. This material seals the canal, preventing future infections. The tooth is then sealed with a temporary filling, followed by a permanent restoration like a crown for additional protection and stability.
- Advanced technology for enhanced precision: We employ the latest in dental technology, including digital X-rays and specialized endodontic instruments. These tools enhance the precision of the procedure and contribute to a quicker, more comfortable experience.
- Follow-up care: We provide detailed aftercare instructions to ensure a smooth recovery after your root canal therapy. Our team is always available to address any post-procedure concerns or questions.
Same-Day Dental Crowns
With our same-day dental crowns, you don’t have to wait for weeks to restore your damaged teeth. Using advanced technology, we can design, create, and place high-quality crowns in just one visit, restoring your tooth’s strength, function, and aesthetics quickly and efficiently.
When a tooth cannot be saved, extraction may be necessary. An extraction is a relatively straightforward procedure that helps to preserve your overall oral health. Our skilled dental team performs extractions with the utmost care and precision, ensuring your comfort and well-being throughout the process.
Dental bridges are an excellent solution for replacing one or more missing teeth in a sequence. They help maintain the shape of your face, alleviate stress on your bite, and restore the ability to chew and speak properly. Our experienced dentists can design and place a custom bridge to help you regain your perfect smile.
We offer full and partial dentures to replace missing teeth, improving your ability to eat and speak while restoring your smile’s natural appearance. Our dentures are custom-made to fit comfortably and look natural.
Restoring Health & Beauty To Your Smile
At Flossy Dental Group, we’re not just restoring teeth—we’re restoring smiles and confidence. Our comprehensive restorative dentistry services are designed to meet your unique needs and help you achieve a healthy, beautiful smile. Contact our Harbor City, CA office today to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards restoring your dental health.