Dental Crowns An Overview
A dental crown may be recommended for a wide variety of reasons, addressing both restorative and cosmetic dental concerns. Dental crowns have been improved in many ways due to new materials, technology and techniques used to design and place them.
Dr. Silverman place dental crowns using several types of materials, depending on the location, purpose and your unique oral health needs or cosmetic goals. With over 25 years of experience and a state of the art Owings Mills dentist office, Dr. Silverman can place a quality, lasting dental crown that will enhance your natural smile.
A dental crown may be recommended for the following:
Dental Crowns What to Expect
The dental crown process will require a couple of visit in our Baltimore area dentist office. Dr. Silverman will explain all aspects of the procedure and what to expect at each visit.
The first visit will involve preparation of the tooth and dental impressions which will be used to create a custom fit and color matched dental crown. Although there are a variety of materials that can be used for a dental crown, Dr. Silverman often recommends a high quality ceramic material for durable, aesthetically pleasing results.
Once the new dental crown is ready, Dr. Silverman will place it and permanently secure it to your tooth. He will make adjustments to ensure a comfortable bite and polish the restoration for a natural luster that will blend with your existing teeth.
With proper dental care and good oral hygiene, your new crown will last for many years and help to support good dental health.