Restorative Dentistry in Melbourne

Restorative Dentistry

Do you remember when you last had an amazing, confident smile? Do your teeth and gums now look tired and worn? Are you considering a procedure to restore your appearance, like dental implants? South Melbourne’s Dental on Clarendon can help you improve your confidence and smile with our range of restorative dentistry procedures, including teeth replacement in Melbourne.

Enquire About Our Restorative Dental Services Today

Dental on Clarendon is located in South Melbourne and provides a wide range of restorative dental services. To make an appointment, submit an enquiry through our contact page or call us on (03) 9690 3285.

Note: Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.

 

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Commonly Asked Questions

What is Restorative Dentistry?

Restorative dentistry aims to correct dental problems and restore your smile’s health and appearance. Such problems may occur due to:

  • External injury
  • Trauma
  • Natural defects
  • Poor oral hygiene
What Are Some Common Issues Restorative Dentistry Can Help With?
  • Discoloured teeth
  • Missing teeth
  • Chipped or cracked teeth
  • Misaligned teeth
  • Gaps in teeth
  • Tooth decay
What Are My Teeth Replacement Options?

Our dentists offer a wide range of dental prosthetics. We can replace a single tooth, multiple teeth on an arch, or every tooth. Our prosthetic options include:

  • A crown and bridge can replace one tooth or a few teeth that are adjacent to one another.
  • Partial dentures fill spaces around the upper or lower arch.
  • Full dentures replace every tooth on both the upper and lower arches.
How Long Does Restorative Dentistry Last For?
  • Amalgams can last 10 to 15 years.
  • Composites generally have to be replaced every five to seven years.
  • Inlays, onlays and crowns can last five to 20 years, or possibly longer.
  • Bridges usually last between five to 15 years.
  • Partial and full dentures have to be replaced after five to seven years
  • Dental implants can last a lifetime if the patient maintains good oral health.
Urgent update for all our patients

As you are aware, the coronavirus is having a devastating impact on the health and wellbeing of people across the globe

Effective Immediately

Dental on Clarendon will be closed until further notice. As directed by the Australian Dental Association (ADA), dentists can only restrict treatment to urgent or emergency care only.

The ADA defines this as:

  • Severe toothache pain (on a pain scale of 1 to 10, a 5 or more that has lasted more than 24 hours)
  • New or recent swelling of your gums or face (within the past three to seven days)
  • Bleeding in your mouth that does not stop following tooth extraction or gum surgery
  • Tooth infection
  • Recent trauma, such as a broken tooth causing pain

If you are a current patient at Dental On Clarendon please call us on 96903285 and we will attend to your call as soon as possible.

We thank our loyal patients for their understanding during this difficult time, and we will be in contact with you upon our re-opening.

Wishing everyone the best of health – stay safe! The team at Dental On Clarendon