General Dentistry in Calgary

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Are You Looking For General Dentistry Services In Calgary?

Our general dentists at Macleod Trail Dental are here to help protect the health of your teeth, gums, and overall mouth. Our general dentists can even be considered your family dentist, as they treat families of all ages from children to seniors.

If you’re looking for high-quality dental care contact our team today!

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General Dentistry Services

At Macleod Trail Dental, we provide dental services to people of all ages to ensure they have happy, healthy smiles for years to come. Our dental services include:

Family Dentistry

Find a dentist your whole family will trust! We’re here to help care for your family’s teeth from simple dental cleanings to braces.

Custom Sports Mouth Guards

Do you play sports? Protect your mouth from injury with a custom sports mouthguard.

Teeth Cleaning & Check-Ups

We provide routine dental check-ups and cleanings to keep you feeling confident with a healthy smile.

Seniors Dentistry

Seniors require extra care in the dentist’s chair! We know how to make our senior patients comfortable before, during, and after all dental treatments.

Dental Fillings

Do you have a cavity? We provide dental fillings to make sure your teeth are back to looking and feeling as good as new.

Root Canals

A severe tooth infection can be painful! Let our dentist get rid of the pain and sensitivity in your tooth with a root canal.

Night Guard For Teeth Grinding

Do you clench or grind your teeth at night? Protect your smile with a custom night guard.

Dental Emergencies

Do you have a dental emergency? We offer same-day and walk-in appointments for everything from a chipped tooth to one that is missing entirely!

Children's Dentistry

We provide general dental services to kids of all ages! From routine dental checkups and cleanings to providing good dental hygiene habits. We’re here to make sure your children’s teeth remain healthy and strong!

Sedation Dentistry

Do you have dental anxiety? We provide dental sedation options to make sure you feel safe and comfortable before, during, and after all dental treatments.

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FAQs

A general dentist is a dentist who provides a wide range of dental treatments to patients of all ages from children to seniors. Every dentist starts out as a general dentist before they choose to specialize in a field such as cosmetic or pediatric dentistry.

Both general dentists and cosmetic dentists offer all types of dental services. However, the difference between a cosmetic and general dentist is that cosmetic dentists focus their expertise and technique on cosmetic treatments like teeth whitening, dental veneers, composite bonding, tooth recontouring, and even short-term braces.

Essentially, cosmetic dental procedures are used to enhance your smile’s appearance rather than treat specific issues like decay. But if you do have a tooth that needs to be repaired, we can use cosmetic materials to design a crown or filling that blends in and makes your smile look whole again.

If you’re considering a cosmetic treatment, contact us to schedule a consultation. We can help you create a plan that optimizes your natural characteristics and reduces the need for extra treatment in the future.

Although general dentists are trained to treat children, some of them prefer not to see kids in their office. Or they might have a policy that they do not see children younger than a certain age. So, if your family dentist doesn’t see infants or toddlers, you would need to locate one who does.

Other general dentists prefer to offer comprehensive family dentistry under one roof. In such instances, they offer preventative and restorative treatments for all ages. That way you and your children can be seen by the same Calgary dentist instead of booking appointments at separate offices on either end of town.

General dentists offer basic children’s dentistry treatments, but there may still be times when they need to refer a child to a pediatric specialist. For example, if your child has severe anxiety or requires nerve treatment on a baby tooth, it’s best that they see a pediatric dentist who offers children’s sedation or has hospital visiting privileges. Otherwise, it’s completely fine to keep bringing your entire family to see the same dentist!

Interested In Cosmetic Dental services?

Our team at Macleod Trail Dental provides you with services to make your smile looking better than ever!

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About The Caring Dentists of Macleod Trail Dental

Our dentists use their expertise in general and cosmetic dentistry to provide the best, most caring care possible. They love answering dental questions and finding the right solutions for all of our patients. If you need a new dentist in SW Calgary that you can trust, Macleod Trail Dental is here to help!

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Related Services

Family Dentistry

Find a local dentist your whole family will love!

Children's Dentistry

Looking for a children’s dentist? Our dentists treat children of all ages from teeth cleanings to filling cavities and everything in between!

Cosmetic Dentistry

Get excited about showing off your smile with wide range of cosmetic dental services from teeth whitening to veneers.