Question & Answer

Below is a list of commonly asked questions. Every surgery involves risk, and while we aim to offer thorough and comprehensive assessment of every patient's needs and the options available to them, we recommend that every patient receive a second opinion from an appropriately qualified medical practitioner.

General Dentistry FAQs

Our wide range of services include fresh breath solutions, sleep dentistry, sedation dentistry, dental implants, children’s dentists, invisible braces and Invisalign, facial surgery, gum grafting, laser dentistry and much more. Get in touch with us to see what we can do for you.

To eliminate bad breath we have to create a good mix of bacteria in the mouth. This can be done through products available at our clinic as well as visits to discuss diet and other issues that can be affecting your breath.

We have a range of pain management techniques for all of our patients to ensure that everyone has a comfortable experience at the dentist with as little pain as possible, including sleep dentistry and sedation dentistry for complex procedures.

Orthodontic FAQs

Our orthodontic team has a wide range of options for straightening your teeth without traditional braces. The treatments range from invisible braces to Invisalign and lingual braces. Speak to our orthodontic team to determine which is right for you.

Lingual braces are attached to the inside of teeth to help straighten them without the visibility of metallic braces. Our orthodontic team can help you determine whether or not lingual braces are right for your specific requirements.

Invisalign aligners are comfortable, removable and almost invisible, making it easy and convenient to straighten your teeth without anyone knowing. Invisalign aligners are effective and a great alternative to traditional or even invisible braces.

Restorative Dentistry FAQs

Our laser gum surgery is the alternative to painful procedures involving needles. Gum enhancements can remove excess tissue to make your teeth appear larger in proportion and all with quick healing and less pain than traditional methods.

Treating periodontal disease can range from the basic cleaning of the teeth and gums to more complex procedures involving the removal and re-composition of the gums. Laser dentistry has contributed greatly to the treatment of periodontal disease on your mouth.

Maxillofacial surgery can correct problems related to jaw shape and size that come from poor alignment as well as the wearing of gum tissue and bone density due to dentures. Your dentist in East Bentleigh can recommend appropriate treatment.

Cosmetic Dentistry FAQs

Laser dentistry offers more efficiency and accuracy as well as greater levels of comfort for a wide range of general, restorative and cosmetic dentistry procedures. Laser dentistry also reduces the need for sedation dentistry and speeds recovery times.

We offer three different types of teeth whitening to meet the needs of our patients. Your dentist at EBDG can help you determine if in-chair, take home or laser teeth whitening is right for you.

Porcelain veneers enhance your smile by restoring chipped, gapped, stained or misaligned teeth. They are bonded to the front of your teeth and offer a long-lasting solution for a beautiful smile. Learn more about our composite and porcelain veneers here.