Hornsby | Dr Kanowitz | Dental & Facial Aesthetics

Are you finding it difficult to chew? Is your damaged tooth making it difficult to eat?

Are you looking to restore the strength of the tooth?

Do Not Worry Anymore. Dr Kanowitz Will Help You.

Inlays/ Onlays

Get Improved Smile

What Sets us Apart to other Practices

Family Friendly  Practice

You’re not a patient , but a member of our dental family. Treated with respect and compassion we listen to your concerns and work with you to find the care solutions that’s best for you

7 Star Service

Complete transparency- We believe in open communication and long-term relationships with our patients,  based on mutual trust and respect. We will tell you everything you need

Accredited Practice

  • Member of the ADA and ACAS.
  • Dr Kanowitz is highly experienced – practicing for 30 years
  • Ethical treatment recommendations – providing preventative care

Latest Technology

We are dedicated to employing the latest technology. We utilize intraoral cameras, Wand Computerized Injections, laser cavity detection, digital photography and digital X-rays.

Complimentary Parking

Unlike some dental practices which have offices strewn over several suburbs we have one prime location in Hornsby.

Interest Free Payment Plans

  • Multiple payment to choose from
  • 70% of our patients decide to take advantage of this.

Inlays/ Onlays

In restoration dentistry, inlays and onlays are used to rebuild a tooth that has lost a significant portion of its structure due to trauma or decay. Unlike dental fillings which are placed directly into the tooth, inlays and onlays, are ‘indirect fillings’ which are fabricated at our dental laboratory and then bonded to the tooth. There is a slight difference between Inlays and Onlays. The inlay is fabricated as a single solid material to fit the specific shape of the tooth cavity. The onlay, is not quite a crown but is fabricated as a single, solid piece and placed on top of the existing root structure.

Reasons you might need inlays and onlays

Inlays and onlays are recommended to patients with the following problems:

  • Large cavities or decay.
  • Broken or fractured tooth /teeth.
  • Large dental fillings which are failing.
  • Teeth that require strength due to a heavy bite.

Materials Used For Inlays and Onlays

Inlays and onlays are a long term type of restorative dentistry that are highly durable and designed to last a lifetime.Typically three different materials can be used for Inlays and Onlays. These are:

  • Porcelain
  • Gold
  • Composite

The material selected is based on the choice made by the patient, position of the Inlay or Onlay and the price.

To check whether you require an Inlay or Onlay book a consultation with us today.

Do you feel conscious when smiling?

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We help in creating your smile!


Before & After

“There is always a risk for any surgical or invasive procedure.  Hence, before proceeding, we recommend you to seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.”