Are Porcelain Dental Crowns a Better Option Than Veneers?

There is a difference between making minor repairs to your home’s exterior and a renovation that strengthens its foundation. Similarly, there is a difference in purpose between improving the appearance of your smile with dental veneers, and bolstering a natural tooth’s function by protecting it with a dental … [Read more...]

Reasons Why You May Have Discomfort After Getting a Dental Crown

  While dental crowns have a long-term survival rate that exceeds 90 percent, like any type of dental restoration, they can present challenges. After a dental crown is placed, you should not ordinarily expect to feel any discomfort. If you do, it is important to understand what might be happening and know when … [Read more...]

What To Expect During A Dental Crown Procedure

Although getting a dental crown can sound intimidating, the procedure is actually quite straightforward, and the steps in the process are easy to understand. If your dentist has told you that a crown is needed, it means that your natural tooth is healthy enough to remain in your mouth, but requires permanent … [Read more...]

Root Exposure – What Now?

One of the truths about robust oral health is something that not all patients may recognize --the fact  that your teeth, when they are healthy, should not hurt. If they DO it’s important to have them examined by your cosmetic dentist to ensure that any problems are quickly addressed before significant damage … [Read more...]

Restore Teeth with Reconstruction

Too often when a person damages or loses a tooth, they mistakenly assume they are doomed to a life of increasing problems with smiling, eating, and speaking. It doesn’t have to be that way! Cosmetic dentists are experts in dental reconstruction – the art and science of restoring your mouth to its natural level of … [Read more...]