White (metal-free) fillings are an alternative to silver (mercury – amalgam) fillings. They are made of a strong composite resin that is matched to the surrounding tooth color. In the past, white fillings were placed only on front teeth, but a stronger, more durable material has been developed that can withstand the chewing pressure of back teeth.
Dental crowns can be made from metal (gold or other metal alloy, ceramic materials (such as porcelain) or a combination of both. You should rely on your dentist’s judgment and advice as to which of these types of crowns would be most appropriate for your situation. Crowns usually require two appointments. The first appointment is to prepare the tooth, take impressions, and fabricate a temporary crown. The second appointment is to place the permanent crown. All crowns are made in the USA.
Restore single tooth loss or multiple teeth loss. Dental implants are a 2-step process, the first is with an Oral Surgeon who will place the metal fixture, the second being the implant crown, which is place by one of our dentists.
Wafer-thin shell of porcelain that is bonded onto the front side of teeth can be an excellent cosmetic solution for teeth that are stained, chipped, or slightly misaligned. Veneers can dramatically change your appearance and help build confidence in your smile.
“Nite White” ACP 22% tooth whitening gel. A tooth impression is taken and the whitening tray is fabricated. After the whitening tray is properly fitted, our patients are given a bleaching kit with instructions for home use.