Can Teeth Be Added to Partial Dentures?

can teeth be added to partial dentures

Can Teeth Be Added to Partial Dentures?

If you are missing teeth, you likely deal with some challenges, such as difficulties with eating and speaking. You may also feel self-conscious and reluctant to share your smile. Dentures are restorative dental appliances that are created to replace lost teeth and restore your appearance and functionality. In addition, dentures can be made to match…

what are the different types of braces

What Are the Different Types of Braces?

There are many available types of dental braces in Yaletown Vancouver, and the type of braces best for your needs depends on your specific tooth or jaw issue. In the past, there was only an option to use all-metal braces, but today, there are many options for patients who need orthodontic treatments to choose from….

the pros and cons of dental bridges

The Pros and Cons of Dental Bridges

What are the advantages of dental bridges? Dentists can provide bridges made from gold, metal alloys and porcelain. The most popular choice when it comes to the material for making the artificial teeth (called pontics) supported by dental bridges in Yaletown Vancouver is porcelain because it is the most subtle and natural-appearing material. Your dentist…

invisalign vs smile direct club

Invisalign vs. Smile Direct Club

The Smile Direct Club promises to straighten your teeth while you sleep or during the day using clear aligners for “up to 60% less than braces.” To anyone who has investigated Invisalign in Yaletown Vancouver, some of that might sound familiar. After all, Invisalign straightens your teeth at any time you wear your aligners —…

Dear Patients,

Your health is our highest priority. Our office has always followed strict infection control standards. We are also now following all BC provincial health orders to provide additional levels of protection to create the safest environment for you, other patients and our staff team to control community transmission. Our practice is committed to patient and staff safety. We follow the high standards set by BC public health officials and our regulatory body, and strictly adhere to proper safety procedures to lower the risk of COVID-19 transmission, in and out of the office including  physical distancing, enhanced use of PPE and hand hygiene, and screening our staff and patients for COVID-19 symptoms. We have new rules and protocols in place to keep patients, staff and dentists protected. Here is what you can expect when you come in for your appointment:

OUR NEW SAFETY & HEALTH PROTOCOL:

  • Pre-screening patients before they come into our office.
  • All staff patients are checked daily including the use of an infrared thermometer to take their temperatures.
  • Implementation of social distancing rules and limited people and staff allowed inside the office.
  • Patients could be asked to wait outside before their appointment time.
  • Wearing a masks is required before entering our office we will provide masks for all patients that do not have one before entering our office.
  • Staff are required to wash their hands between patients and areas of the office are sanitized frequently.
  • PLEXI-GLASS shields are utilized at the reception desk and iPads will be covered with a plastic screen and changed after each use.
  • Each operatory is closed off from the other to ensure adequate distancing while receiving treatment.
  • In-place aerosol reduction methods.
  • Staff are required to wear m95 masks.
  • We do not charge for additional PPE fees.

If you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment, contact our office today at (604) 566-7666.