Category: Restorative Dentistry

Restoring the Health, Strength, and Appearance of Your Tooth

Teeth are built to last, but they won’t always do so if you don’t take proper care of them. Brushing and flossing on a daily basis disrupts the formation of bacteria and keeps your teeth clean and healthy. If you don’t keep up with your oral hygiene, cavities can form and your teeth can become… Read more »

Dental Fillings that No One Will Notice

Cavities and infections pose an oral health risk for you. Your teeth can become damaged and weakened structurally. Over time, infections can lead to tooth loss and other health problems. When you repair cavities, you’re taking important steps for your overall health. However, that’s not the only consideration you have in mind when getting rid… Read more »

Dental Crowns Repair Damaged Teeth

Damaged teeth create a liability for your overall oral health. When you have chipped or broken teeth, they can cause discomfort by rubbing against your tongue or cheeks. Damaged teeth may also be susceptible to bacterial infection. In some cases, bacterial infection is the cause of the damage. No matter why your tooth has become… Read more »

Want Fewer Appointments to Get Your Dental Crown?

Who doesn’t want to get things done faster? With so many modern conveniences available to you in your life, it really stands out when something is slow. That’s the traditional dental crown process. Conventional dental crowns are made by taking measurements of your teeth and sending them off to a lab for fabrication. In the… Read more »

Repair Tooth Structure After Cavities

Your teeth are tough and durable. Since you only have one set of adult teeth for life, they have to be. Part of what makes teeth so resilient is their structure. The sensitive, vulnerable parts of your teeth are encased in a hard, mineral structure known as “enamel.” The enamel of your teeth acts as… Read more »

How CAD Technology Influences Dentistry

Computer-Aided Design technology, or “CAD,” can be used to create accurate 3D models. This technology is most often applied to the fields of architecture and engineering, where precision is incredibly valuable and important. Precision is important to the quality of dental care that you receive as well. Did you know that CAD technology has actually… Read more »

The Advantages of Digitally Imaged Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are pieces of dental ceramic that look like teeth, and that fit neatly over the top of a tooth. Dental crowns can be used as part of a number of different procedures to help repair and protect your teeth. The only drawback to dental crowns is the length of the treatment timetable associated… Read more »

Is There An Invisible Cavity Solution?

Cavities can be embarrassing. They are literal black marks on your teeth that pose health risks and do cosmetic damage at the same time. Cavities will continue to get worse until you seek treatment for them, but you don’t want to end up with a filling that screams to the world, “Here’s where my cavity… Read more »

Tooth Fillings Are an Important Restorative Step

Of all the procedures that you may need to fix a damaged tooth, tooth fillings are the simplest. The need for a filling can be identified and often administered in a single office visit. They typically don’t come with much discomfort, and in some cases, patients may not even need anesthetic to receive their dental… Read more »

Same-Day Dental Crowns Simplify Treatment

A dental crown is rarely a stand-alone treatment. Crowns are used to protect a vulnerable or damaged tooth. They can also be used in conjunction with a dental implant to replace a missing tooth. However, in all of those instances, you need some other form of treatment before you can receive a crown. Tooth decay,… Read more »