Not at all. We carry out the treatments with careful local anaesthetization.
We carry out efficient treatments so we try to finish them as soon as possible. As most of our patients come from far, we usually treat several teeth on one occasion, and this of course takes up much time.
In most cases You can. We try to program the interventions so that You can drive Your car safely. Of course, You can bring a companion with You if it is more reassuring for You.
Caries is caused by bacteria in case there are certain factors existing so it cannot be inherited. However, for example the jammed position of teeth, which fosters the development of caries, is hereditable.
Cleaning Your teeth thoroughly (2-3 mins) twice a day (after breakfast an after dinner) is sufficient. The most important thing is efficiency, so after meals, You should remove the plaque from the surface of Your teeth and from the interdental embrasure as well.
Practically it is impossible. Implants are made of such a tissue-friendly material (titanium) in connection with which allergic and rejection reactions are not known.
Our teeth are exposed to different effects during the 24 hours of the day, so abnormalities can develop during some months. These abnormalities are not always easy to recognize and diagnose. That is why You should appear in the dental office for a health-maintenance examination at least once a year.