Your Langley Dentist
Lighthouse Dental Centre's Promise to You
At Lighthouse Dental Centre, our dental clinic aims to make every visit comfortable and pleasant. When you book a dentist appointment, you can be confident that you and your family will receive the best and highest level of care in a modern, high-tech environment.
Serving the Willoughby, Walnut Grove, Clayton Heights, Latimer Village, Latimer Heights, Carvolth, Jericho, Port Kells, Willowbrook, Maple Ridge, Surrey and Langley Township areas. Our goal is to provide a balance between:
- Clinical experience
When you come in to see us you can be confident that you’ll be met by a smiling, friendly dentist and dental hygienist who know your history, care needs and dental requirements which is why we are the highest rated clinic in the Langley Township area.
The Lighthouse Dental Centre Difference
Your needs are unique and we spend the time to answer your questions, listen to your concerns so you never feel like you are treated like a number.
We have been a fixture in Langley, BC since 2014 and from the moment you walk through the door for your appointment you’ll notice an immediate difference.
- The reception area is fully furnished with comfortable seating
- Our receptionists are friendly and welcoming
- You won’t wait long for our dental team to greet you
Once you sit down in the dental chair for a new exam our mission is to:
- Work to diagnose your dental needs
- Listen to your goals
- Discuss what work needs to be done
- Discuss your dental options and review our services
- Help create a plan to meet your dental goals
For families with kids, you can rely on us for your children’s pediatric dental needs. Our goal is to guide parents, and their kids, through the development of their adult teeth. If kids suffer from oral injuries, our team is here to offer the emergency care you need when you need it most.
We’ll also help you through the ups and downs at our family dental office, from whitening your teeth to working through medical conditions that threaten your oral health.
The moment that you book a dentist appointment online, you’re making a decision to have a lifetime of excellent dental care.
Comprehensive and Convenient Care
Your entire family can receive the prompt, comprehensive care they need all under one roof. Since opening our clinic in Langley we’ve made it easy to book appointments online. We offer a full range of services for all of your family’s oral health needs, including dentistry for:
Have questions before your dental appointment? We provide questions to the most common questions that we’re asked in our office.
Questions and Answers to Know
Are baby teeth important?
Yes. While baby teeth will fall out, they’re integral in chewing, helping children speak and also in forming a natural path for adult teeth growth.
What do I do if my child has a toothache?
Rinse the area with salt water and apply a cold compress to the area. Acetaminophen can be given to alleviate pain while you wait for your dentist appointment.
How do dental sealants work?
A dentist or certified dental assistant fills in the crevasses in your teeth to stop particles from getting caught in your teeth. Sealants last years, and it’s a fast and painless process.
Is my child getting enough fluoride?
If your child’s old enough to use a Fluoridated toothpaste that’s normally the most a child will need for Fluoride
How do I protect my teeth when playing sports?
Custom-fitted mouthguards offer the best protection from teeth and head injuries. Soft-plastic mouthguards can also be used to limit sports-related injuries to your cheeks, lips, gums and teeth.
Are dental X-rays safe?
We understand your concern about X-ray safety. We're careful to limit the amount of radiation you’re exposed to and we take safety to the next level with lead aprons and digital x-rays, which produce up to 90% less radiation.
Common Terms to Know Before Going to Your Langley Dental Care Clinic
We use a lot of dental terms to explain certain dental-related issues, and while we’re going to cover many of the terms below, feel free to ask your favourite dental office in Langley about any terms not covered
A few of the terms you may hear are:
- Dentist. A dentist is a specialist who works in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of all oral cavity diseases and conditions. A dentist is also known as a dental surgeon.
- Dental Caries. Lack of proper care leaves plaque on your teeth and can lead to cavity formation. The term “dental caries” is the same as a cavity.
- Dental Prophylaxis. If you need to stop the spread or growth of gingivitis and periodontal disease, a thorough cleaning can be performed. This cleaning is called a dental prophylaxis.
- Pregnancy Gingivitis. Changes in hormones during pregnancy lead to an increase in gums swelling, irritability, sensitivity and blood flow to gum tissue, leading to pregnancy gingivitis.
For centuries Lighthouses have been a symbol for safety and have played a key role in guiding people in the right direction. Our hope is that our office will be the embodiment of those principles to yourself, family members and friends for years to come.
Welcome to our harbour and we hope you enjoy your time at Lighthouse Dental Centre.
TOP 100 DENTAL BLOGS WINNER!
The Lighthouse Dental Centre blog has been publicly recognized as #39 in the list of top 100 dental blogs for Dr. Sidhu's commitment to providing helpful and relevant information for your oral health.
Click here to access our must read blog!
Over 5.5 million km of dental floss are purchased every year in North America. Proper flossing should require the average person to use 112 metres of floss per year yet sales data shows that the average person only uses only about 16 metres per year...
6 BENEFITS OF STRAIGHTER TEETH
Improved gum health
FACT! SMILING IS CONTAGIOUS.
During an experiment conducted in Sweden, participants reported that they found it very difficult to frown when they saw other participants who were smiling. Many began to turn their mouths up without even realizing it. Start smiling and the whole world will smile with you.