If you haven’t seen a dentist in what you call “forever,” and you’re feeling somewhat insecure about the damage that has occurred over that time, you may really want to see a dentist. However, you may have also resigned yourself to planning on not seeing a dental team any time soon because you feel very… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Restorative Dentistry
When you think about the restoration or cosmetic treatment you’re going to receive, you probably don’t spend a whole lot of time thinking about who’s crafting it or where it is coming from. However, you may certainly dedicate some brain power to hoping it’s a good fit, that it looks beautiful, and that it’s everything… Read more »
It’s very easy to find yourself feeling like you’re so far away from a healthy and beautiful smile and that even if you wanted to, you probably wouldn’t be able to restore your grin. We understand that advanced issues like decay and esthetic damage, broken teeth, missing teeth, and more can make you ignore your… Read more »
When you consider what kind of pressure your teeth routinely face from biting and chewing, some degree of wear and tear can be expected. This is often a slow accumulation of minor damage, but it can become more apparent as a patient grows older, and it can make teeth appear less uniform, or less healthy…. Read more »
While some dental work is purely focused on making your smile more attractive, there are procedures your Lake Forest, IL dentist will perform to restore – and protect – a vulnerable tooth. Placing a dental crown will address a problem with a tooth that has been damaged by a cavity, or by physical harm. A… Read more »
Cavities create an urgent problem for a tooth, and should be dealt with as soon as possible. With prompt care, it is possible to minimize the damage caused by decay. Unfortunately, many people will not realize they have a problem until they need more substantial care. While dental crowns are effective against more advanced decay,… Read more »
As time passes, some dental wear and tear can inevitably happen. As strong as our teeth can be, they still have a difficult job, and regularly experience biting and chewing pressure. What you should be wary of is the effect that poor dental care, and habits like teeth grinding, can do to your smile. If… Read more »
When we see patients with damaged and misshapen teeth, or serious oral health issues, we can often correct the problem with a restoration. Because we know how important a beautiful smile is to our patients, we offer lifelike and custom-made restorations, such as our porcelain-fused-to-metal crowns (PFM).
We can replace missing teeth with removable dentures or even dental bridges, but over time your jawbone could continue to break down. Fortunately, we have an advanced treatment option that can help preserve your jawbone tissue. How do dental implants preserve your smile and offer lifelike tooth replacement?
If you have missing teeth, then you need a replacement option. Otherwise, the health and beauty of your smile will suffer. Fortunately, we can offer tooth replacement with a natural looking dental bridge. Do you have questions about our dental prosthetic?