At Dr. Steve Johnson Dental Group in Kelowna, our dentists offer a full range of general dentistry services including fillings, root canals, crowns, bridges and dentures.
What is General Dentistry?
General Dentistry includes a range of dental treatments that aim to preserve your oral structures, and keep your teeth and gums healthy.
General dentists diagnose and treat dental health issues and manage your overall oral health. Unlike specialists, who are mostly focused on a particular aspect of dentistry, general dentists provide a wide array of services for your oral health and wellbeing.
Our Kelowna dentists use dental crowns to cap the entire surface of a damaged tooth to assist in repairing it. What is a Dental Crown? A dental crown (or cap) is a hollow, artificial tooth that your dentist will place over an entire damaged or decayed tooth to help restore its function. Often made from materials like porcelain or composite, they appear and function like natural teeth, an...Read more »
Our Kelowna dentists use dental bridges to replace missing teeth and help to restore your smile. What is a Dental Bridge? A dental bridge is one or more artificial teeth (called pontics) that a dentists uses to fill a gap of one or more missing teeth in your mouth. Dental bridges are custom made for each patient and can be barely noticeable when worn. Request Appointment ...Read more »
At our Kelowna dental clinic, our dentists use white composite fillings to repair tooth decay and help restore the tooth's function and structure. What is a Dental Filling? A dental filling is a restorative material your dentist uses to repair a cavity or tooth damage, like a fracture or crack. Although fillings can be made from a number of materials, at Dr. Steve Johnson Dental Group we...Read more »
Whether you are missing all of your teeth or just a few, our Kelowna dentists offer natural-looking dentures to help restore your smile. What are Dentures? Dentures are artificial teeth and gums that your dentist uses to replace lost or removed natural teeth. Dentures can be used to replace all teeth on either the top or bottom of your gum line, or just a few missing teeth. Dentures are ...Read more »
When a tooth root is infected or decayed, our Kelowna dentists will perform root canal therapy to repair and attempt to save the tooth. What is a Root Canal? A root canal is a procedure where your dentist removes a damaged or infected tooth root. Without a root canal, a damaged tooth will often die and need to be pulled by a dentist. A root canal can help to save the tooth, restore its f...Read more »