At Hollyburn Centre Periodontics & Implants, we offer the dental treatments you need to protect your teeth and gums. From contact adjustments to full mouth reconstruction, you can trust Dr. Christopher Long with your smile.
Examining the gums, cheeks, and tongue assist Dr. Long with identifying any abnormal changes in tissue. By visually examining and touching, Dr. Long will ensure any growths or patches will be detected and biopsied to determine whether further action is required.
Have you been putting off gum disease treatment? Many worry that gum surgery will be painful and require a lot of downtime, but with laser gum surgery, Dr. Christopher Long can restore the health of your mouth with less discomfort and faster healing times than traditional surgery. Dr. Long uses WaterLase® iPlus to remove bacteria and infected tissue without scalpels. The benefits of laser gum surgery include:
After a new crown or filling, you may experience discomfort, as if your teeth do not come together properly. This can be a result of a higher contact point which can be corrected with dental treatments like occlusal adjustment. Dr. Long can identify the high point of contact and file the tooth down, allowing for a more comfortable bite.
Do you grind your teeth? You may not even be aware that you do. Many affected by bruxism, grind their teeth in their sleep, with the only evidence being a headache or jaw pain upon awakening. Over time, the damage can become more serious, including:
Dr. Long can help prevent the damage caused by teeth grinding by giving you the tools and dental treatments to relax your jaw. A custom night guard to keep the teeth from forceful contact is one treatment option that Dr. Long may recommend
Occasionally, patients require full mouth regeneration. This is nothing to be embarrassed about. We know how quickly a periodontal infection can result in the loss of gum tissue, teeth and bone, completely changing the health of your oral environment. Dr. Long is dedicated to restoring your smile, using the following dental treatments:
With full mouth regeneration, we can give you a beautiful, healthy smile. Schedule your appointment with Hollyburn Centre Periodontics & Implants in Vancouver, BC to discuss your options for dental treatments with Dr. Long.
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"Dr. Long was Great!"
- Jessica O.
308-575 16th Street
West Vancouver, BC V7V 4Y1
Our goal is to make you feel comfortable and relaxed. We are here to listen to your questions and concerns and to help provide solutions leading to your better health. Please don’t hesitate to contact us!