• Safety Strap
    • A plastic strap which prevents a facebow from coming loose
  • Separator
    • A plastic or metal part which is used to create space between back teeth prior to banding
  • Sleep Apnoea
    • A condition where normal breathing pattern is disturbed during sleep, may be correctable by orthodontic treatment
  • Space Maintainer
    • An appliance used to prevent adjacent and opposing teeth from moving into the space left by the loss of a tooth
  • Spacing
    • To organize or arrange with spaces between.
  • Sterilization
    • The destruction of bacteria or germs by heat or chemical means
  • Study Models
    • Plaster casts of the teeth which allow the position of the teeth and jaws to be examined
  • Supernumerary
    • An extra tooth

210-2755 Lougheed Highway
Port Coquitlam, BC V3B 5Y9

Tel: 604.464.2527
Fax: 604.464.2588
drs@hgsortho.com

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600-6091 Gilbert Road
Richmond,
BC V7C 5L9

Tel: 604.278.2108
Fax: 604.278.2109
drgeoff@hgsortho.com

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