Crowns



Ceramic Dental Implant Front Tooth Example

This patient did not like the look of her fake tooth in the front of her mouth.  It was a root-canal treated tooth that was giving her problems, and she wanted to have it taken out.  She decided against a denture and a bridge to replace the tooth.  We recommended a ceramic dental implant for the best aesthetics.  Ceramic dental implants are white as opposed to...

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What Is CEREC? (And Why Does it Matter?)

What Is CEREC? (And Why Does it Matter?)

At our holistic dental practice in Encinitas, we use the latest and most technologically advanced equipment. Part of our advanced “tool set” is Sirona’s new CEREC AC unit (as well as the new milling unit). While that may just sound like a fancy way to increase prices, it’s actually much more (and in fact, this unit has allowed us to reduce some of our prices)....

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Save on CEREC Restorations and 3D Cone Beam Scans

Hi! I hope the summer has been treating you well! We’ve been slammed at the office and I’ve fallen behind on our newsletter, but I have some exciting news to share that you might be able to benefit from. (As a side note, most of this pertains to people in our area. I will be writing another article in the coming days with some news...

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Crowns

Teeth are often restored using plastic (composite) or porcelain (ceramic) materials. However, when too much of a tooth’s structure has been worn away (by decay, a fracture, an injury, or large filling), a crown or “cap” may be needed. A crown may be needed to Restore a tooth when it is unable to support any type of filling Support other dental work Protect a weak...

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