Archive for June, 2019

My tooth was extracted, should I get a bridge or a crown?

  Every day I discuss the option to fill a space. And if a tooth is on either side of the space, you have basically 4 options. Do nothing. It may not look good and it will eventually allow your bite and teeth to shift but this is an option that must be presented to […]

How many dental visits should it take to get my denture or a crown?

  We live in a modern world with lots of technology. This technology allows the speed at which we receive information or products to increase exponentially. Most people, like me, are used to getting whatever we are buying fast. And delays seem like an eternity. We eat fast food, have our cell phone on all […]

How do I get a cavity under my crown? How long does a crown last?

I replace crowns many times a month due to decay. I probably get asked how a crown “gets decay” on it about 25% of the time. This is a very reasonable question if you are not familiar with the actual process and design of a crown cemented to a tooth. First, a crown does not […]