Dental crowns are a crucial part of restorative care because of their effectiveness and versatility. Dr. Nathan and Dr. Christine recommend them in situations where a tooth requires extra protection or needs to be rebuilt. The crown itself covers what remains of the original shape, preserving it. Here are some specific situations where patients may benefit from the placement of a new, custom-made dental crown:
Alternatively, dental bridges are designed to “bridge” the gap left in a smile by one or more consecutive missing teeth. They are securely anchored by either the placement of dental crowns over adjacent teeth or with dental implants, which is the healthier and longer-lasting option. If you’d like to explore these services in greater detail in Frisco, TX and regain your best smile, contact Thrive Dental & Orthodontics today.