Category: Dental Crowns

Which is Better: Crowns or Veneers?

Which is Better: Crowns or Veneers?

Want a better smile or healthier teeth? You can choose between a crown or veneer. Learn about the differences between the two options. Chipped, broken, oddly shaped, or severely decayed teeth can be restored successfully with several dental techniques. Two of the most common types are crowns and veneers. But deciding which one best fits

When is it Time to Get a Dental Crown?

When is it Time to Get a Dental Crown?

Learn why you may need a dental crown and what you can expect.  According to the American College of Prosthodontists, single crown placement is the most frequently performed restorative procedure in dentistry. A dental crown is the preferred method to save your natural tooth rather than extracting it. Let’s look at why you may need

What To Do if You've Lost a Dental Crown

What To Do if You’ve Lost a Dental Crown

Crowns last a very long time. But if you lose one, it’s not the end of the world. Dental crowns restore a severely damaged or decayed tooth. With a crown, you can chew normally with a fully functional tooth. But while crowns are made of strong, durable material, they sometimes can fall out for various

What to Expect During your Dental Crown Procedure

Getting a dental crown procedure the first time and not sure what to expect? Here’s everything you need to know. A dental crown is a cap that covers a tooth in order to restore, protect, and preserve it. It helps stabilize the tooth, stops the spread of decay, and ensures your smile looks and feels

How to Extend the Length of Your Dental Crowns

What is a Dental Crown and When Do I Need One? A dental crown is a form of restorative care for a tooth that contains such a large cavity that it threatens the overall structure of the tooth or any other factor that has severely damaged a tooth. A dental crown completely covers, or caps,