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Most Common Types of Teeth Restoration

Common Types of Teeth Restoration Teeth restoration is generally required for the repair of teeth damaged by cavities or injuries due to an accident. There are several methods offered by restorative dentistry that are used to solve these types of dental problems but the most common is a dental filling. Here are the most common types of teeth repair: Fillings. These can be made out of composite, porcelain (tooth-colored), and gold/silver amalgam fillings. Fillings may be used to even out tooth surfaces for better biting or chewing. In many cases, patients with enamel loss resulting in tooth sensitivity will notice [...]

2020-01-16T10:00:06+00:00January 16th, 2020|Dental Treatments, Tooth Restoration|

Get More Sparkling Set of Teeth with Porcelain Veneers

  Porcelain teeth veneers attach to the front of a tooth to cover a wide variety of cosmetic dental problems. The dental lab technicians at Smiles of Naperville create them to match the color and shape of your existing teeth as closely as possible. Porcelain veneers are thin, lightweight and comfortable in your mouth. Other people won’t be able to tell that you have had restorative dental work unless you choose to share that with them. A porcelain veneer could be right for you if you have one or more of the following conditions: You are interested in a quicker [...]

2019-03-20T10:00:52+00:00March 20th, 2019|Dental Treatments, Tooth Restoration|

The Pros and Cons of Root Canal

  A tooth that has become infected by bacteria will continue to go on this course unless it is managed effectively. When a patient comes into the dental office to complain a cavity, the dentist will assess the condition to determine whether or not a dental filling is still the ideal solution. A dental infection that has become severe will no longer be restorable by traditional means. This tooth either needs to be removed or it can be given a root canal. A root canal treatment is a pulp therapy process in a way that involves the extraction of the [...]

2018-02-28T10:00:45+00:00February 28th, 2018|dental tips, Tooth Restoration|

How Dental Veneers Fulfill Your Cosmetic Dental Needs

You may have heard of dental veneers, which are a sort of “teeth covers” placed on the front-facing side of your teeth to improve their appearance. Veneers are usually made of a resin or advanced porcelain which is permanently bonded to the tooth, and can last anywhere from 7 to 15 years, depending on your usage. Dental veneers are a good choice for those who feel embarrassed about uneven, chipped, cracked, or poorly spaced teeth. The veneers aren’t merely all for show; they also provide some function in protecting the surfaces of damaged teeth from further wear & tear, and [...]

2018-01-15T10:00:11+00:00January 15th, 2018|Tooth Restoration|

How does a Root Canal save your tooth?

Every tooth in a person’s mouth is very valuable because it serves a function. You need your teeth to flash a beautiful smile. You need your teeth to be able to eat a variety of food. You need your teeth to produce certain sounds during speech. You need your teeth to hold your bite and maintain the integrity of your facial structures. Your teeth are important because of all the reasons mentioned above, and if a tooth is no longer restorable through traditional restorative fillings and you do not exactly want to resort to a tooth extraction, you can get [...]

2016-12-28T10:00:35+00:00December 28th, 2016|Blog, Dental Treatments, Tooth Restoration|

5 Common Types of Teeth Repair and Restoration

Teeth restoration is generally required for the repair of teeth damaged by cavities or injuries due to an accident. There are several methods offered by restorative dentistry that are used to solve these types of dental problems but the most common is a dental filling. Here are the 5 most common types of teeth repair: Fillings. These can be made out of composite, porcelain (tooth-colored), and gold/silver amalgam fillings. Fillings may be used to even out tooth surfaces for better biting or chewing. In many cases, patients with enamel loss resulting in tooth sensitivity will notice a significant improvement or complete [...]

2014-07-04T18:32:31+00:00July 4th, 2014|Blog, dental tips, Dental Treatments, Tooth Restoration|

How You Can Smile More Easily with Dental Bridges

Was your tooth broken when you were a kid? Does it make you unhappy every time you see the gap between your teeth? You can end your unhappiness and discontent because a porcelain dental bridge can fix this problem. If you have one or two missing teeth, your cosmetic dentist may recommend replacing them with a dental bridge, which is considered to be a "partial denture," but it is fixed and cannot be removed. What is the Purpose of a Dental Bridge? You know that you are unhappy and conscious of how the gap from your missing tooth makes you [...]

2014-06-27T22:19:24+00:00June 27th, 2014|Blog, Dental Treatments, Tooth Restoration|

What Do Dental Veneers Correct?

Dental veneers are used by dentists to fix cavities or broken and damaged teeth. Veneers are also used to improve the look of healthy teeth to improve the appearance. This treatment can result in a set of straight, matching teeth of healthy white coloring, giving the patient greater confidence to show off their smile. Veneers are a popular choice for patients who would like to get a smile makeover - any cosmetic dental treatment that improves the aesthetics of your teeth. Veneers correct a number of dental issues including: Stained teeth that stubbornly resist whitening treatments can be effectively hidden [...]

2014-02-21T18:34:32+00:00February 21st, 2014|Blog, Dental Treatments, Tooth Restoration|