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Dr. Ian Boyd
#101 – 9840 Fifth St
Sidney, BC   V8L 2X3
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“If you want to be successful in a particular field of endeavour, I think perseverance is one of the key qualities. It’s very important that you find something that you care about, that you have a deep passion for, because you’re going to have to devote a lot of your life to it.”
- George Lucas

"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit."
- Aristotle

"Fine Dentistry is a work of love. We didn’t launch into this project just with the idea of making money."
- Dr. Ian Boyd

"Your mouth is the ultimate accessory."
- Dr. Ian Boyd

"Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, and skillful execution. It represents the wise choice of many alternatives."
- William A. Foster

"You will never go wrong when you select quality."
- Dr. Ian Boyd

If you think you can or cannot . . .you are probably right.

“We have the ability to change people’s lives. Their eyes and smiles are two of the most important aspects of their appearance.”
- Anonymous

Through years of helping people improve their smiles, Dr. Boyd has developed a good understanding of the importance of a great smile and how people feel when the smile is less than ideal.

Precision care and attention to detail take time."

“These days, most dentist’s chairs go up and down, don’t they? The one I was in went back and forwards. I thought, “This is unusual”. And then the dentist said to me “OK Mr. Vine – time to get out of the filing cabinet”.
- Tim Vine

“Be true to your teeth and they won’t be false to you.”
- Soupy Sales

"I am as old as my tongue and a little older than my teeth."
- Anonymous

 

 

 

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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Aesthetic Dentistry
...Boyd can perform procedures such as: tooth whitening veneers natural tooth-coloured fillings dental implants complete smile makeovers With our proven system of smile design, we can work with you to identify the smile you have always dreamed of having...

TMJ / TMD
... Marilyn Prior to receiving my orthotic, I was shattering my porcelain veneers...

Smile Gallery
... Bonding Gallery Crowns Gallery Dentures Gallery Fillings Gallery Implant Gallery Orthodontic Gallery Periodontal Gallery Root Canal Gallery Six Month Smiles Gallery Veneers Gallery Whitening Gallery          

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Dental Services
... Bonding Crowns & bridgework Dental implants Fillings Gum and Bone Oral Surgery Orthodontics Orthodontic treatment Pediatric Dentistry Periodontal (gum) disease therapy Porcelain veneers Professional teeth cleanings Removable dentures Root Canal Root canal treatment Sealants Teeth whitening TMJ/TMD treatment Tooth extraction

Teeth Whitening
... NO! There is no whitening solution for most dental work such as fillings, crowns, veneers, or partial or full dentures...

Crowns & Bridgework
... Related Articles Porcelain Crowns & Veneers Dear Doctor magazine examines two innovative strategies for improving your smile...

Gummy Smiles
...If that's the case, your teeth can be made to appear longer by capping (crowning) them or covering them with thin porcelain veneers...

Inlays & Onlays
... Related Articles Porcelain Crowns & Veneers Dear Doctor magazine examines two innovative strategies for improving your smile...

Porcelain Veneers
...If your teeth could use improvement in any of these categories, porcelain veneers could be just what you're looking for...

Smile Makeover
...Likewise, if you often drink red wine or other beverages that stain, you might do better with porcelain veneers than bleaching treatments...

Tooth Contouring & Reshaping
...It's also often used in conjunction with cosmetic bonding or dental veneers — both of which can be used to reshape teeth with larger imperfections...

Tooth Wear
...Depending on the situation, this can be done with bonding, veneers, or crowns...

Eating Disorders & Oral Health
...But the damage can be repaired with various restorative techniques including veneers and/or crowns...

Digital Dental Impressions
...It's possible to identify any additional prep work required for new crowns, veneers and fillings right then and there; to implement any needed changes; and to rescan the tooth to create a new series of images and 3D model...

Same-Day Crowns (CAD/CAM)
...Read Article Porcelain Crowns & Veneers Dear Doctor magazine examines two innovative strategies for improving your smile...

Cosmetic & General Dentistry
...From powerful, professional whitening treatments to amazingly realistic porcelain veneers to state-of-the-art dental implants, there's a wide range of exciting possibilities...

Smile Gallery
... Bonding Gallery Crowns Gallery Dentures Gallery Fillings Gallery Implant Gallery Orthodontic Gallery Periodontal Gallery Root Canal Gallery Six Month Smiles Gallery Veneers Gallery Whitening Gallery

Cosmetic Dentistry
... Cavities and Restoration Choices As part of any visit to our office, we check all of your restorations such as crowns, fillings, bridges, veneers, etc...

Dental Glossary
...Impressions are used to make crowns, bridges, veneers, dentures, implants, some fillings, and study models...

FAQ
...We can "whiten" them in the office or place porcelain veneers...

Post Op Instructions
... Crowns and Bridges Post Op Dentures Post Op Extractions Post Op Fillings Post Op Gum Surgery Post Op Porcelain Veneers Post Op Root Canal Post Op Scaling and Root Planing Post Op

AcquaBrite
... Before After Will my crowns, veneers or fillings whiten too...

CEREC One Appointment Crowns
...for an advanced dental restorative system that allows us to restore decayed teeth, place crowns, remove defective amalgam fillings, or place cosmetic veneers in just one appointment...

Lumineers
... Discover your permanently white, straight, natural-looking, beautiful smile with pain-free LUMINEERS With ultra-thin, custom-designed LUMINEERS, your LUMINEERS Dentist can give you the beautiful smile you've always dreamed of, and unlike traditional veneers, LUMINEERS are minimally invasive...

6 Month Smiles
... Average treatment times of only six months Six Month Smiles' clear brackets and tooth-colored wires are barely visible Use of braces has been shown to provide the most conservative and predictable final result Six Month Smiles Patient Tray Kits™ ensure that your appointments are fast and comfortable Low forces and short overall treatment time increases safety and hygiene Six Month Smiles is typically less expensive than traditional braces, aligner therapy, or veneers A natural, beautiful smile in just six months! Are you one of the millions of adults who are unhappy, self-conscious or even embarrassed about your smile...

Snap On Smile
...Previously, invasive and costly treatments like veneers, crowns and bonding were the only options available to people with stained teeth...

Fillings
...It is used either by itself in veneers, inlays, onlays, and crowns, as well as combined with metal for crowns...

Lumineers
... Discover your permanently white, straight, natural-looking, beautiful smile with pain-free LUMINEERS With ultra-thin, custom-designed LUMINEERS, your LUMINEERS Dentist can give you the beautiful smile you've always dreamed of, and unlike traditional veneers, LUMINEERS are minimally invasive...

Teeth Whitening
... NO! There is no whitening solution for most dental work such as fillings, crowns, veneers, or partial or full dentures...

Veneers
Veneers A severely chipped front tooth The tooth with a base for support and prepared for a veneer If the entire front of the tooth needs to either be repaired or cosmetically improved, one option is a porcelain veneer...

Six Month Smiles
...     Average treatment times of only six months     Six Month Smiles' clear brackets and tooth-colored wires are barely visible     Use of braces has been shown to provide the most conservative and predictable final result     Six Month Smiles Patient Tray Kits™ ensure that your appointments are fast and comfortable     Low forces and short overall treatment time increases safety and hygiene     Six Month Smiles is typically less expensive than traditional braces, aligner therapy, or veneers A natural, beautiful smile in just six months! Are you one of the millions of adults who are unhappy, self-conscious or even embarrassed about your smile...

Lumineers FAQ
... How are LUMINEERS® different from traditional veneers...

Lumismile
... Features of LUMISmile Digital smile makeover technology Preview your smile with LUMINEERS veneers See the potential results of whitening Fun and exciting experience Takes just 30 minutes Helps you make a more informed decision We would love to show you your new smile...

Bonding Gallery
...The results are very natural in appearance, but bonding does take more maintenance than porcelain veneers and may not last as long...

Crowns Gallery
...At his second appointment, the new porcelain crown and five porcelain veneers were cemented...

Veneers Gallery
Porcelain veneers are made from a ceramic material that is bonded to the front of teeth to change the tooth's color, size, and/or shape...

Porcelain Veneers Post Op
... Temporary: Temporaries are acrylic or composite veneers that are placed on the prepared teeth for protection during the time the porcelain veneers are constructed in the lab...

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(250) 656-7553