When you look in the mirror at your smile, how would you rank it? Do you feel that it is being safely cared for and cleaned on a daily basis? If you notice any irregularities are abnormalities in your smile, continually cleaning it probably won’t be able to fix the damage. If this is the case, you need to visit your dentist for a tooth restoration and repair. In the case of cosmetic dentistry not only can you quickly improve the look of a tooth, but you can also improve the protection the truth will have in the future. With a dental crown in place, a tooth can be privy to decades of support.
Dental crowns can be used for broken teeth that have suffered all manner of accidents and can even be used in situations where a tooth has shattered into bits, and the bits need to be held together. In situations where you need a dental filling, but not enough tooth remains, dental crowns can act as binding agents between the two. It can even be used on top of previous applications and restorations such as root canals, implants and bridges. In situations were no other treatment options are available except for dental extractions, you may want to look into a dental crown from your dentist before an extraction may be required.
Another key benefit that dental crowns offer is that they are safe for all ages. They are extremely effective for children. With dental crowns in pace, a child will be less likely to develop cavities because harmful acids and other debris will not be able to chew through a crown as they could with your natural enamel.
Do you still have lingering questions about dental crowns? Dr. Dan Ray Clagett and Dr. Lindsey Milby plus our team at our dental office in Elizabethtown, Kentucky are always here to help you take the steps to building a healthier you. You are welcome to call Clagett Cosmetic and Family Dentistry at 270-769-3306 to book an appointment with us to discuss your options for dental crown treatments.