Posts Categorized: Restorative Dentistry

Finding the Right Use and Fit for a Dental Crown

Everyone’s teeth suffer wear over time, it’s totally natural. Sometimes that wear manifests itself as a cosmetic defect, like staining of the enamel. Sometimes that wear can be more serious. If bacteria have infected your teeth, they can cause significant structural damage that compromises the functionality of your teeth and the appearance of your smile…. Read more »

Dental Crowns Support Teeth and Restorations

Dental crowns are hollow, tooth-shaped restorations that are placed over your existing tooth to protect it from sustaining physical damage or bacterial infection. Crowns are typically used on teeth that have already suffered some sort of damage or decay. Crowns are made using measurements of your actual teeth, so they fit and appear like your… Read more »

Dental Crowns Work Alongside Bridges

Restorative dentistry is truly an amazing field. With a series of procedures available to your dentist, he or she can reconstruct and rebuild damaged teeth. That means you don’t have to live with pain in your life. First and foremost, if you’re suffering from tooth sensitivity or pain, you should see your dentist! He or… Read more »

How Can A Dental Crown Help Me?

How familiar are you with dental crowns? If you’ve heard of this type of treatment before, but never experienced it yourself, you may have plenty of questions. The first question you’d probably ask yourself is, “How can a dental crown help me?” Crowns are one of the most versatile treatment options that your dentist has… Read more »

How Crowns Beef Up Your Dental Defense

Whether or not you’re aware of it, your mouth is constantly under siege by harmful bacteria. In order to preserve your smile and your general oral health, you’ve got to defend your teeth! Brushing and flossing are part of a regular care routine that will help prevent plaque buildup and cavities. However, if you do… Read more »

How Do You Place Dental Fillings?

When a patient develops a cavity, treatment is crucial for protecting the tooth, as well as overall smile health. Fortunately, we can use a restorative procedure to return the tooth to optimal health, function, and appearance. How do we place dental fillings? Will the restoration blend with your tooth?