When we’re talking about PFM crowns, you might find yourself scratching your head in wonder. What does PFM mean and who is this type of dental crown for? Why might you want it? To cut to the chase, keep in mind that PFM means porcelain-fused-to-metal. As for why this is an option, what makes… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Restorative Dentistry
Imagine a scenario in which you suddenly lose one of your teeth. Now, you need to see the dentist to address the gap in your smile. When it comes to replacing this lost tooth, should you consider a dental bridge or a dental implant? How do these two prosthetic options differ?
Tooth decay impacts patients of all ages and will require restorative treatment. Otherwise, serious complications can arise, such as dental infections or abscesses. Fortunately, we can provide an artistic and cosmetic approach to restorative treatment. We can fix cavities using lifelike fillings and crowns.
Are you concerned that the minimal discomfort you have been feeling, could be due to an undiagnosed dental issue like a cavity? If so, you may already be having difficulty chewing comfortably. Over time, that minor toothache can worsen to the point of extensive pain, if unaddressed, that is. The good news is that modern… Read more »
It can be tempting to ignore tooth sensitivity, or other warning signs of dental problems, hoping they will simply go away. After all, many parts of the body can heal themselves given time. You don’t have to rush to the doctor every time you scrape or bruise your arm or leg, stub a toe, or… Read more »
Are you tired of feeling insecure about your smile, due to cosmetic concerns such as deep staining or inconsistencies in the shape or size of your teeth? What about discomfort? Have you begun experiencing increased sensitivity recently, due to an undiagnosed dental issue? If so, don’t keep postponing getting answers, and potential help. Instead, schedule… Read more »
When was the last time you sat down and enjoyed a nice and juicy steak, or even a crisp, fresh apple for that matter? If you have been avoiding some of your favorite foods because of dental discomfort, it’s time you put an end to that sensitivity. Restorative treatment could likely help to improve your… Read more »
Are you concerned that you might be suffering from some sort of dental problem, such as a cavity or even a tooth infection? Tooth sensitivity is commonly ignored. Unfortunately, if unaddressed, this can lead to worsening discomfort and eventually an infection or even the loss of a tooth. The good news is that modern dental… Read more »
Are you deeply embarrassed by your smile’s noticeable metal dental work? Worse, has it become uncomfortable, or even seem to be failing in recent months? Eventually, dental work generally requires replacement. Fortunately, for patients who do find themselves sin need of a new dental crown, porcelain crowns provide a natural-looking and comfortable alternative to the… Read more »
Ever wondered how much you actually know about how to keep your smile healthy, and to address problems that might arise? If so, talking to your dentist is certainly a good idea. Knowing the warning signs of dental problems, and how to address them if they exist, can be a good way of ensuring your… Read more »