General Dentist in Armadale

Prospect Road Dental Surgery offers a wide range of general dental services to meet your needs, from routine cleanings to complex root canal treatments. We want to help you achieve a healthy smile.
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General Dentistry for the Whole Family

People usually only visit the dentist when they have a problem, but this can actually lead to more serious and expensive problems in the future.

Dental issues can be extremely unpleasant and may necessitate expensive therapy if left unchecked. They can lead to infections and other conditions that could put your health at risk.

Prospect Road Dental Surgery offers general dentistry services that are focused on preserving the existing tooth structure and preventing dental problems such as periodontal disease and tooth decay. Our dentists are experienced in helping patients of all ages, so you can feel confident that your whole family is in good hands. We offer convenient appointment times, so you can get the level of care you need without having to miss work or school.

Our Services under General Dentistry

Our team of experienced dentists is here to help you achieve a healthy, beautiful smile. Whether you need a routine cleaning or root canal treatment procedure, we have you covered.
Root Canal Therapy
Restore your tooth’s health with a world-class root canal procedure from Prospect Road Dental Surgery. Having extensive experience in root canal treatment has given our dentists in Armadale the knowledge and ability to provide patients with excellent care.
Dental Fillings
Don’t let tooth sensitivity keep you from enjoying your favourite foods. Get the dental fillings you need at Prospect Road Dental Surgery to avoid further tooth decay that may result in tooth loss.
Scale and Clean
At Prospect Road Dental Surgery, we offer a scale and clean service as part of our commitment to providing you with the highest standard of dental care. Our experienced dentists are always ready to offer you tips and advice on how to maintain good oral hygiene and healthy teeth.
Wisdom Teeth Removal
Alleviate the pain caused by impacted wisdom teeth with treatments available at Prospect Road Dental Surgery. Schedule a consultation to get started with the preparation of your dental procedure.
Tooth Extractions
Tooth extractions at Prospect Road Dental Surgery are painless and affordable. Our caring staff delivers quality service using our state-of-the-art equipment that will make you feel comfortable from start to finish.
Gum Disease Treatment
Protect your beautiful smile and gums today with treatments at Prospect Road Dental Surgery. We offer a comprehensive range of affordable treatments for mild and advanced gum disease, including professional dental cleaning and periodontal surgery.
Bruxism Treatment
Bruxism, or teeth griding can lead to extensive dental damage. Get a dental consultation at our office, where you can learn about the options that could help you with your condition.
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Why Choose Us

Why Choose Prospect Road Dental Surgery

At Prospect Road Dental Surgery, we offer a variety of services under one roof. This means you can come to us for all your general dentistry needs and feel comfortable knowing that you’re in good hands.
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One stop shop

We provide general dental care services such as checkups, scale and cleans, root canals, extractions, and fillings, as well as specialised procedures such as periodontal surgery and bruxism treatment.

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Comfortable care

Our main priority is to make your dental experience comfortable and anxiety-free, from scale and cleans to root canal therapy. Prospect Road Dental offers various types of sedation so that you can feel at ease during any general dentistry procedure.

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Affordable Dental Care

Prospect Road Dental Surgery is a preferred provider for all major health funds like BUPA, CBHS, HBF, HCF, HIF, and Medibank, and our HICAPS system allows us to process on-the-spot claims and quotes efficiently. Prospect Road Dental Surgery offers general dentistry treatments that are affordable and within your budget.

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Convenient location

We are located directly across from the Armadale shopping center, and a short walk from the train station and bus stops. All of our patients have access to free parking throughout the day.

What You Need To Know

FAQ About Our Dental Clinic In Armadale

We understand that you may have questions when seeing a new dentist for the first time. If your concern isn’t addressed
below, please feel free to contact our practice. One of our friendly team members will be happy to assist you.

In general dentistry, preventative treatments can help avoid dental health problems throughout your life. The restorative procedures can restore your great-looking smile and prevent future issues like tooth decay, dental infections, and damaged teeth. Additionally, periodontal therapy eliminates gum disease and infection.

General dental treatments can help with a number of dental problems, including:

  • Tooth decay
  • Toothache
  • Dental abscess
  • Dental cavities
  • Plaque and tartar build-up
  • Impacted wisdom teeth
  • Damaged tooth
  • Gum disease
  • Teeth grinding
It is recommended that you schedule a scale and clean every six months to keep your smile healthy. If you have been affected by gum disease in the past, your dentist may recommend a scale and clean every 3 to 4 months.

Root canal therapy is usually a better option than tooth extraction because artificial teeth cannot have the exact same appearance or function as natural teeth. There is a high success rate with root canal treatment, and root canal-treated teeth generally last for many years. 

Using a bridge or implant to replace an extracted tooth may take more time in treatment and require additional procedures. Tooth extraction may cost less than root canal therapy, but root canals can keep your natural teeth intact and help you save money in the long run. In addition, healing from a tooth extraction often takes longer and involves more discomfort than root canal treatment.

Root canal therapy is generally a better option than extraction when dealing with infected tooth. However, there are exceptions, such as when the tooth has been severely damaged. Before providing a treatment recommendation, your dentist will need to examine your oral health thoroughly.

Wisdom teeth may cause the following problems:

  • Impacted wisdom teeth may cause cavities as they are challenging to keep clean.
  • Wisdom tooth pressure weakens and loosens the roots of neighbouring teeth and wears away the enamel, exposing them to cavities and bone loss.
  • When you chew, inward-facing wisdom teeth can scratch your tongue.
  • Outward-facing wisdom teeth can cause you to bite your cheeks when chewing.

There aren’t always symptoms of gum disease, but the following can be indications:

  • Puffy, swollen, or tender gums
  • Dark red gums
  • Bleeding gums when you brush or floss
  • Receding gums
  • Sensitive teeth
  • Chewing discomfort
  • Loose teeth
  • Bad breath
  • A bad taste in your mouth or pus between your gums and teeth

There are several dental treatments for bruxism:

  1. Custom-fitted Bruxism Mouth Guard: A custom mouth guard or occlusal splint can protect your teeth from grinding and clenching. They are also effective in reducing grinding sounds.
  2. Orthodontic Treatment: A clear aligner can straighten your teeth and protect them from grinding at the same time. In addition, they are suitable for reducing or eliminating jaw pain.
  3. Dental Crowns: If the surface of your teeth has been damaged by grinding or clenching, you may need a dental crown.
  • Root Canal Therapy: A single root canal session can cost anywhere between $2,000 and $3,400. A molar root canal with three canals and a crown can cost up to $4,760.
  • Dental Fillings:  The cost of a dental filling will depend on the complexity of the restorative procedure. It can range from $50 to $350. 
  • Scale & Clean: The average cost of a professional dental cleaning ranges from $200 to $400.
  • Wisdom Teeth Removal: The average cost of removing wisdom teeth is $300 to $500. There can be a cost of up to $2,000 or $3,000 per tooth if local anaesthesia, sedation, or general anaesthesia is used.
  • Tooth Extractions: The average tooth extraction cost can be anywhere from $150-$200 per tooth.
  • Gum Disease: The specific treatment your dentist may recommend will heavily depend on the severity of the infection. Treatments for gum disease can range from scaling and root planing to periodontal surgery. Periodontitis treatment costs may range from $140 to $3,000.
  • Bruxism Treatment: The cost of treatment for bruxism varies according to the type of treatment you need, such as custom mouth guards, clear aligners, and dental crowns. Bruxism treatment costs may range from $100 to $6,000.