Our team at Atria-City Dental is composed of dental specialists and general dentists who work collaboratively in order to provide multidisciplinary, holistic dental care. This means that we look beyond your teeth and seek to address other areas (such as your gums, jaw bone, bite, etc) that influence your overall oral health and well-being.
Our dental specialists and general dentists are dedicated to providing a compassionate and gentle approach to patient care. They understand the importance of making you feel comfortable and at ease throughout your dental treatment, offering empathy and warm support during every visit.
In order to provide the best possible service and care, our team is committed to continual education and learning. Our dentists attend dental courses and conventions both locally and internationally to stay informed of contemporary techniques, the latest products, and the newest equipment that a modern dental office can utilize to provide excellent dental care. Some of our dentists are also part time lecturers at the National University of Singapore (NUS) Dental Faculty and members of various professional dental associations to help them to stay abreast of the changes and recommendations for our profession.
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From our friendly receptionists and nurses to our caring team of dentists, all of us at Atria-City Dental prioritise the feelings and wellbeing of our patients. We believe in never rushing into procedures but always first ensuring that our patients are fully comfortable and informed before proceeding to render any treatment. We empathise with those who may suffer from dental anxiety and hope to make their visit as comfortable as possible no matter their situation. If you have any special needs or circumstances, please do inform us ahead of your appointment so that we can make the necessary arrangements to best care for you.
While general dentists have the capabilities to skillfully treat a wide range of dental conditions, complex cases may require the additional expertise of a dental specialist. When this is the case, your general dentist may refer you to see a dental specialist in order for you to get the expert care you require and deserve. Dental specialists are a group of dentists who have undergone full-time advanced training for 2-4 years in a particular field of dentistry after their basic dental degree, specialising in an area of dentistry they have special interest in.
At Atria-City Dental, our team of general dentists work very closely with our dental specialists to ensure the best possible care for our patients. So this means that complex issues can be recognised early and treated under the collaborative effort of our general dentists and dental specialists.
In Singapore, the recognised dental specialties include endodontics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics, periodontics, paediatric dentistry, and prosthodontics.
Endodontists: Dental specialists in providing root canal treatments and treating related problems of the root canals and teeth.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons: Dental specialists in dento-alveolar surgeries including extractions, wisdom tooth removal, jaw surgery, cyst removal and other pathology.
Orthodontists: Dental specialists in the alignment of teeth and in modulating the jaw and bite development of adolescents (growth modulation) using braces and other orthodontic appliances such as Invisalign.
Periodontists: Dental specialists in treating gum disease and disease around implants.
Paedodontists: Dental specialists in providing kids dentistry, especially in cases of exceptionally young children, children with special needs, and children with widespread decay.
Prosthodontists: Dental specialists in the restorative rehabilitation of patients through implants, crowns, dental bridges, inlays and onlays, and dentures.