There are many advantages to tooth colored restorations. Resin onlays are bonded to the teeth creating a tight, superior fit to the natural tooth. Such restorations can be used in instances where much of the tooth structure has been lost. The tooth remains intact and stronger. Learn more about Fillings.
Orthodontics / Invisalign
Traditional braces are available in clear and silver. Every color imaginable can be used to make your own statement. In some cases appliances are used in young children first to alter the shapes of the jaws to set up the proper alignment of the new teeth. Learn more about Orthodontics / Invisalign.
Most dentistry looks like dentistry. Our goal is to provide dentistry that is undetectable. We replace existing crowns and fillings with restorations that look and feel like your natural teeth. Learn more about Crowns.
Porcelain veneers are thin shells of ceramic that bond directly to the front and top surfaces of the teeth. They are an ideal choice for improving your smile and have become increasingly popular due to their versatility. Learn more about Porcelain Veneers.
Endodontics (Root Canals)
At the center of your tooth is pulp. Pulp is a collection of blood vessels that helps to build the surrounding tooth. Infection of the pulp can be caused by trauma to the tooth, deep decay, cracks and chips, or repeated dental procedures. Learn more about Endodontics (Root Canals).
Highly effective in preventing decay on the biting surfaces of your chewing teeth, sealants are a simple procedure in which a tooth-colored acrylic "coating" is painted onto the surface of the tooth. This effectively "seals" the deep grooves acting as a barrier, protecting enamel from plaque and acids. Learn more about Sealants.
A prosthetic replacement of all natural teeth, which are missing. Dentures can be a viable treatment option when all teeth are missing either on the upper or lower arch. Usually made of a lightweight resin material, they can be comfortable to wear when the fit is adjusted precisely. Learn more about Dentures.
TMJ stands for Temporomandibular Joint, which is the name for each joint (right and left) that connects your jaw to your skull. Since some types of TMJ problems can lead to more serious conditions, early detection and treatment are important. Learn more about TMJ Disorders.
Dental implants are metal anchors, which act as tooth root substitutes. They are surgically placed into the jawbone. Small posts are then attached to the implant, which protrude through the gums. These posts provide stable anchors for artificial replacement teeth. Learn more about Dental Implants.
Having a beautiful smile may be even easier than you think. Many people achieve the look they've been dreaming of with our simple "bleaching" procedure. Learn more about Tooth Whitening
All of your teeth play an important role in speaking, chewing and in maintaining proper alignment of other teeth. Tooth loss doesn't necessarily have to occur as you age, but if you do lose teeth, they must be replaced to maintain proper function of your mouth. Learn more about Bridges.
The tooth is prepared for the procedure by lightly etching the surface and applying a bonding liquid. Once the liquid sets, a plastic resin is applied and sculpted into the desired shape by the dentist. Learn more about Bonding.
Learn more about our Oral Surgery procedures.
Nitrous Oxide (laughing gas) has been the primary means of sedation in dentistry for many years. Nitrous oxide is safe, the patient receives 50-70% oxygen with no less than 30% nitrous oxide. The patient is able to breathe on their own and remain in control of all bodily functions. Learn more about Nitrous Oxide.
Facial Cosmetic Services
Comprehensive services for healthy, beautiful skin with Michael Stierstorfer, M.D. and Marvin Sasson, M.D. of East Penn Dermatology, P.C., located in our Gwynedd Court office complex. The care you need for the skin you desire, including non-invasive and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures such as BOTOX® Cosmetic, Restylane, collagen and lunchtime peels. Learn more about Facial Cosmetic Services.
Bite Stabilization utilizes Dental Bonding to allow all of your teeth to land at the same time when both jaw joints are seated in their sockets. This treatment does not hurt and is very conservative. That means that the patient does not typically need braces, new fillings or crowns. Novocain is not necessary because in most cases, drilling on teeth is not required. Learn more about Bite Stabilization.
Radiographs allow us to see everything we cannot see with our own eyes. Radiographs enable us to detect cavities in between your teeth and a more thorough examination. Learn more about Digital Imaging.