Entries by Pam Wigle

Whitening

If you want a whiter more brighter smile but have stained teeth caused by everything from tea and coffee to soft drinks and tobacco, you’ll be happy to know that our office can help. Our practice offers a variety of professional-grade teeth whitening solutions, including customizable teeth whitening kits you can do in the convenience […]

Amalgam Free Dentistry

dr. pamela wigle Family Dentistry provides comprehensive mercury free and amalgam-free dentistry. Restorative dentistry seeks to repair or replace damaged or carious natural teeth in order to return your mouth to full functional and aesthetic balance. The restorative work can range from simple fillings and crowns to more complex root canal therapy and tooth replacement […]

Hygiene Services

Twice-daily brushings and regular flossing are excellent for maintenance between office visits, but a healthy mouth and beautiful smile require routine general and preventive care. Our practice offers general care that includes regular oral examinations and cleanings. Our preventive hygiene services include updated medical history, oral cancer screening, periodontal (gum disease) treatments, evaluation of gingival […]

Porcelain Veneers

An excellent alternative to crowns, porcelain veneers can perfect your smile by masking stains, hiding chips, correcting misalignment, and creating uniformity. Veneers, which are made of thin, customized material, are disigned to slide over the teeth, look incrediably natural, are long-lasting and are relatively easy to apply.

Natural Tooth Restorations

If the thought of unsightly metal fillings leaves you less than thrilled, you’ll be happy to know that dental science has made many advances since metal fillings were invented. If you need a cavity filled Pamela Wigle Family Dentistry can use strong composite resin that looks much more natural and is much less noticeable than […]

Dentures & Partials

Dr. Pamela Wigle Dentistry located in the heart of downtown London, practices general, family & cosmetic dentistry. Family Dentistry provides careful planning for teeth replacement options that may include complete dentures or partial dentures. In times of complex cases, collaboration with denturists and prosthodontic specialists may be the recommended or ideal treatment route. This is […]

Non Surgical Gum Therapy

Gum disease doesn’t spring up overnight, it progresses slowly and chronically, in many cases, you may not even realize you have it. Left untreated gum disease can lead to larger issues, including tooth loss. Should your dental visit indicate the presence of gum diseae, our office will develop an appropriate treatment plan depending on the […]

Root Canal Therapy

Each of our teeth contains a long thin canal of dental pulp – which provides the tooth with nutirents and nerves – that extends down to the tooth’s root tip. If the pulp becomes infected or injured, the tooth’s nerves and blood supply die and, often, without endodontic treatment, the tooth will require extraction. Root […]

Extractions

In the most extreme or necessary cases, teeth are recommended for extraction. Teeth are extracted for a number of different reasons but always as a last resort when restoration or a good long term prognosis can’t be provided. For instance, teeth may be extracted because the tooth has fractured and is unrestorable, the roots are […]

Implants

Unlike fillings or crowns that are bonded to the tooth, dental implants are surgically implanted into the jawbone below the gum line. Implants replace missing teeth by supporting single crowns or may support fixed or removable prosthesis such as bridges or dentures. After the implant is placed there is a healing time called ossteointegration, where […]