Crowns in Point Pleasant
Preserving and restoring patients' teeth is an essential part of our dental practice. We understand that unforeseen tooth damage or decay can occur over time or in an instance. With this in mind, our dentist may recommend dental crowns to revitalize your smile. Crowns offer a natural look and feel while strengthening your damaged tooth.
Your dentist will recommend a dental crown is you are experiencing a
- A weak or cracked tooth
- A broken or severely worn down tooth
- Need additional coverage after a large filling
The crown is a tooth-like cover made from various materials that envelopes the whole tooth above the gum line. The full coverage of the crown restores shape, size, and strength while improving the appearance of the tooth. Overall, dental crowns are an attractive option for repairing severely damaged teeth.
Crowns offer a variety of cosmetic and oral health benefits, including:
- Restoring your smile and ability to speak and chew properly
- Strengthening your weak tooth
- Improved shape of a broken or cracked tooth
- Covering a stained tooth
- Protecting a tooth after a procedure such as a filling or a root canal
- Covering a dental implant
By properly caring for your dental crowns, you will increase the lifetime of the crowns and your new smile. With daily brushing and flossing, you can protect your natural teeth along with your crown. Routine dental visits will also help to ensure that your crown is functioning properly and prevent further tooth decay.
Do you have a damaged or decayed tooth? We would love the opportunity to help you enhance your smile! Please call our office to schedule your consultation to find out if a dental crown is best for reviving your bright and healthy smile.