Bishou Dentistry




Dr. Miyasaki is skilled at performing many dental procedures.  Below is a list of these procedures with links to more detailed information on the topic.

Cosmetic Dentistry 

          *  Bonding is a wonderful and safe technique for fixing cosmetic flaws in teeth
          *  Cosmetic Fillings are a tooth-colored alternative to traditional amalgam fillings
          *  Crowns and Bridges are restorations of the visible structure of a severely damaged tooth
          *  Specialty Dentures are removable replacement teeth
          *  Gum Recontouring procedures change the shape and appearance of gums
          *  Implants are a better solution to the problem of missing teeth
          *  Veneers are thin shells of plastic or porcelain that cover just the visible portion of your teeth
          *  Whitening is a safe and effective way to quickly deliver a dramatic change to your smile
          *  GlamSmile is also a safe and effective way to deliver a dramatic change to your smile
          *  LUMINEERS is a porcelain veneer that can be made as thin as a contact lens and is placed over existing teeth without requiring painful removal of sensitive tooth structure

Relaxation Dentistry

          *  Nitrous Oxide is an effective way to help you stay comfortable during a dental procedure
          *  Oral Relaxation is an option for patients to be comfortably relaxed through a dental visit

Preventative Dentistry

          *  PPM (Pure Power Mouthguard) will improve muscle recruitment and posture
          *  Cleaning is part of a proper oral hygiene program
          *  Dental Examinations are a crucial part of preventative dentistry
          *  Polishing is often the last step of a dental cleaning, scaling, and some restorative procedures
          *  Scaling is a deep-cleaning procedure
          *  X-Rays take pictures called radiographs that show the interior of dental structures

Dental Problems

          *  Abscessed Tooth is a painful condition caused by infection
          *  Bad Breath (Halitosis) is common and often has a dental cause
          *  Cavities and Tooth Decay is the process of a tooth's mineral content being dissolved
          *  Dry Mouth is caused by an inadequate supply of saliva
          *  Fluorosis is a defect in tooth enamel caused by excessive fluoride in young children
          *  Gum Disease (Gingivitis) is an inflammation of the gums
          *  Jaw Disorders come from the temporomandibular joint (TMJ)
          *  Oral Cancer can be detected early and Dr. Miyasaki can be your first line of defense
          *  Periodontal Disease (Periodontitis) is advanced gum disease
          *  Plaque is a sticky film of bacteria that coats teeth
          *  Sensitive Teeth is a very common problem that can be treated effectively
          *  Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) is either the clenching or grinding of teeth
          *  Toothaches are commonly caused by the presence of a cavity or an abscess


          *  Braces/Invisalign can correct a "bad bite" by exerting a gentle pressure to straighten teeth
          *  Extractions/Wisdom Tooth Removal is a safe and routine procedure for the removal of a tooth
          *  Root Canal is a dental procedure designed to remove infection from the soft center of a tooth
          *  Sealants protect teeth from tooth decay by adding a protective layer to keep out plaque

General Dentistry

          *  Adult Care and Prevention is focused on the fight against plaque
          *  Advanced Dental Technology is used by Dr. Miyasaki as well as state-of-the-art equipment
          *  Laser Dentistry is one of  the most exciting new advances in dentistry