Regina Dental Services

A list of all of the dental services that we provide!

Cosmetic Dentistry

  • Cosmetic Dentistry

    Cosmetic Dentistry Regina

    Cosmetic dentistry has increased significantly over the past ten years. A beautiful smile is important for our health and wellness. It is a natural expression of ourselves. There are a number of reasons why a great smile is important - it affects our...

  • Invisalign Regina

    Invisalign Regina

    Invisalign involves wearing a series of custom-made clear plastic aligners that help to shift teeth into the proper position. Like braces, Invisalign correct overcrowding, overbites and spacing problems with teeth. Unlike conventional braces, Invisalign are preferred by...

  • Dental Implants

    Dental Implants Regina

    While significant strides have been made in dental care, millions of Canadians suffer tooth loss due to tooth decay, injury or gingivitis. For many reasons, the only option available was to replace missing teeth with bridges or dentures. The development of dental implants added...

  • Porcelain Veneers

    Porcelain Veneers

    Veneers are made of porcelain and are very thin, durable and can be easily shaped to the size of a tooth by professional dental laboratories. They are used to create an attractive, beautiful smile by bonding them to the front of the teeth. Veneers have improved...

  • Porcelain Crowns Regina

    Porcelain Crowns (Caps)

    Crowns cover tooth surfaces restoring them to their original size and shape. They not only strengthen the tooth structure but protect tooth Crowns are typically used when other types of restoration options cannot be used such as fillings. There are several types of...

  • Teeth Whitening Regina

    Teeth Whitening

    Cosmetic dentistry includes tooth whitening or bleaching. Teeth whitening can enhance and beautify your signature smile. Typically, teeth whitening techniques are done to help remove stains from teeth form normal use, or stains from teeth due to...

  • Porcelain Crowns

    Porcelain Fixed Bridges

    A dental bridge is a fixed (non-removable) appliance and is an excellent way to replace missing teeth. There are several types of bridges. We will discuss with you the best options for your particular case. Dental bridges are highly durable and will last many years....

Orthodontics (Not By A Specialist)

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    Orthodontic Treatments (Not By A Specialist)

    Besides the benefit of an improved bite and straighter teeth, orthodontic treatments can improve a person's overall confidence, self-esteem and self-image. Orthodontic treatments alleviate potential health problems associated with crooked teeth including alleviating...

  • Braces for Adults

    Braces For Adults

    With the invention of clear braces such as Invisalign and other inventions that reduce the appearance of braces, more and more adults are wearing braces. It's never too late to have a beautiful smile correcting dental issues related to crooked teeth, the spacing of teeth...

  • Invisalign

    Invisalign Regina

    Invisalign involves wearing a series of custom-made clear plastic aligners that help to shift teeth into the proper position. Like braces, Invisalign correct overcrowding, overbites and spacing problems with teeth. Unlike conventional braces, Invisalign are preferred by...

  • Braces for Children

    Braces For Children

    Give your child a smile they deserve. At Signature Smile, we provide orthodontic treatment for children. We can straighten and align your child's teeth with little to no invasive treatment. Children aged seven or older that are experiencing issues such as crooked...

Periodontal Disease

  • Periodontal Disease

    Periodontal Disease

    The term “periodontal”means “around the tooth.” Periodontal disease (also known as periodontitis and gum disease) is a common inflammatory condition which affects the supporting and surrounding soft tissues of the tooth; also the jawbone itself...

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    Signs And Symptoms

    Common signs & symptoms of periodontal disease are as follows: Unexplained bleeding when brushing, flossing or eating food. This is a sign of periodontal infection. Toxins in the plaque cause an infection which makes the tissues prone to bleeding. Redness,...

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    Mouth - Body Connection

    Good oral hygiene does more than just giving you a beautiful smile. A healthy mouth goes hand and hand with a healthy body. Proper oral hygiene has been shown to reduce the risk of serious diseases and perhaps even preserving your memory in golden years according to...

  • Diagnosis

    Diagnosis

    Periodontal disease is diagnosed by your dentist or dental hygienist during a periodontal examination. This type of exam should always be part of your regular dental check-up. A periodontal probe (small dental instrument) is gently used to measure the sulcus...

  • Dental Treatment

    Treatment

    Periodontal treatment methods depend upon the type and severity of the disease. Your dentist and dental hygienist will evaluate for periodontal disease and recommend the appropriate treatment. Periodontal disease progresses as the sulcus (pocket or space) between the...

Restorative

  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges

    Porcelain Fixed Bridges

    A dental bridge is a fixed (non-removable) appliance and is an excellent way to replace missing teeth. There are several types of bridges. We will discuss with you the best options for your particular case. Dental bridges are highly durable and will last many years....

  • Composite Fillings Regina

    Composite Fillings

    Composite fillings are used to treat cavities, fix chipped or broken teeth or to decrease the gap between teeth. Composite fillings are a tooth coloured filling. They are durable and typically used for small and medium-sized cavities. They are well suited...

  • Crowns Regina

    Crowns (Caps)

    Crowns are used to fix broken teeth, decaying teeth, fractured fillings, large fillings, for cosmetic enhancements of when a tooth has a root canal. The crown is a covering that encases the tooth surface restoring the tooth to its original appearance. There are a variety...

  • Root Canal Treatment

    Root Canal Treatment

    Root canal treatment is used to save a tooth that has decayed to a significant extent and is infected. The nerves and the soft area within the centre of the tooth, referred to as pulp, is inflamed and infected due to a variety of reasons including deep decay, repeated dental...

  • Fixed Bridges

    Fixed Bridges

    Dental bridges are a fixed appliance that replaces missing teeth. While there are several types of bridges that Dr. Konotopetz may recommend, the traditional bridge is the most common. This type of bridge is made of porcelain fused to metal. It consists of two...

  • Dentures & Partials Dentures Regina

    Dentures & Partial Dentures

    Dentures have been a trusted solution for replacing missing teeth for years. Dr. Konotopetz can determine if they are a good solution for your needs. Dr. Konotopetz will cover the pros and cons of wearing dentures with you considering your lifestyle and...

Cleanings & Prevention

  • Dental Exams Regina

    Dental Exams & Cleanings

    At Signature Smiles, we provide comprehensive patient exams that include: Medical history review Evaluation of existing dental conditions and treatment recommendations Oral cancer screening Smile evaluation Blood pressure screening A review of any concerns you may have...

  • Fluoride Treatment

    Fluoride Treatment

    Fluoride is important for the prevention of tooth decay. Fluoride treatments can be done at home or in the office. In office, treatment is done during a regular exam using foam or gel fluoride. Home treatments may include a prescription toothpaste or...

  • Sealants

    Sealants

    Sealants are applied protect your enamel from plaque and acids that contribute to tooth decay and cavities. Sealants are a material made of plastic resin that is applied to premolars and molars. They are most helpful for areas that toothbrushes cannot...

  • Mouth Guards Regina

    Mouth Guards

    Mouthguards are important in protecting teeth against sports injuries. A properly fitted mouthguard by a dentist can help prevent oral injuries like broken teeth and injuries to the lips, tongue, face and jaw. While boil and bite options are cheaper, custom-made...

  • Home Dental Care

    Home Care

    At Signature Smiles our goals when treating a patient is to help them have a beautiful, healthy smile that lasts a lifetime. We call it your signature smile. To accomplish our goal, we provide our clients with some personal home care tips. These tips play an important...

  • Dental X-Rays

    Dental X-Rays

    Dental x-rays are now done with digital radiography. This technology uses electronic sensors that capture and store digital images. These images can be instantly viewed by the dentist to detect dental issues. This new technology reduces...

  • Oral Cancer

    Oral Cancer Exam

    According to the Canadian Cancer Society, in 2017, 4,700 Canadians were diagnosed with oral cavity cancer, and 1,250 people died from it. Approximately 70% were men versus 30% of women. Oral cancer signs may not be noticeable by a person for some time as it develops...

Sleep Apnea

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    Sleep Apnea

    Sleep is a critical component to people health, both mental and physical. People suffering from sleep apnea suffer from sleep deprivation to varying degrees. Sleep apnea can cause loud snoring and cause people suffering from sleep apnea to stop breathing for...

  • Snoring

    Snoring

    Snoring is very common and is typically harmless for most people. While it is similar to sleep apnea in that it is caused by soft tissue in your throat obstructing your airways, it does not have the severity of sleep apnea. It can be, however, annoying to...

Children's Dentistry

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    Children's Dentistry

    Your Child's First Dental Appointment Many dentists recommend visiting a dentist by the age of 3. However, there are advantages to having your child visit a dentist at the age of one. Some of the advantages include providing parents with early education on...

  • Space Maintainers

    Space Maintainers

    When a child loses a baby tooth, there is a chance that other teeth can shift causing crowding or can shift filling in the vacant space. When this occurs permanent teeth may be prevented from growing properly, cause problems with chewing or even cause problems with...

  • Oral Healthcare Recommendation

    Oral Healthcare Recommendations & Tips For Parents

    Here is a quick checklist of things that parents can do to help ensure their child's dental hygiene: Visit a dentist within six months of the signs of the first tooth or by age one. Use bottles for bedtime only with water. Napping or sleeping with milk or juice can cause tooth...

  • Mouth Guards

    Mouth Guards

    Mouthguards are important in protecting teeth against sports injuries. A properly fitted mouthguard by a dentist can help prevent oral injuries like broken teeth and injuries to the lips, tongue, face and jaw. While boil and bite options are cheaper, custom-made...

  • Tooth Eruption Chart

    Tooth Eruption Chart: The Developing Smile

    At Signature Smiles, we believe that a child's teeth should be examined within six months of the first tooth showing or before they turn one year of age. The following chart provides the tooth eruption pattern of a child.     

  • Braces For Children

    Braces For Children

    At Signature Smiles, we believe that a child's teeth should be examined within six months of the first tooth showing or before they turn one year of age. The following chart provides the tooth eruption pattern of a child.