A dental crown is a tooth-shaped cover made out of ceramic or composite material that is fitted over your damaged or decayed tooth. Also called caps, crowns are fabricated to look just like your natural teeth. Crowns can hold together parts of a broken tooth and can also be used to hold a tooth bridge. [...]
Patients who need to save their tooth need a root canal dentist because of poor oral hygiene or lack of preventative dental care. When detected early, an infected tooth can typically treated with a more conservative procedure. Patients who are conscientious and have their teeth cleaned twice a year are able to keep their teeth healthy because [...]
If you are missing one or more of your natural teeth, you have probably spent a lot of time evaluating your options for tooth replacement. Now that you have decided to go with dental implants, you naturally want to know where is the best place to get dental implants. Alta Dental Care offers several options [...]
A dental veneer is a thin porcelain shell which is placed on the front of your teeth or any visible parts of teeth so any cosmetic issue may be masked.
After the loss of a tooth, a replacement is immediately planned out so that patients do not have to endure the known consequences that follow. The teeth are important for aesthetics, speech, nutrition, facial integrity and TMJ function; failure to replace lost teeth will lead to the compromise of all these things so dentists strive [...]
Ever dropped your dentures onto the floor or into the sink and feel your heart skip a beat as it slipped out of your hands? Dentures are breakable. They are a significant investment of money and damaging them can be costly. However, most types of damage can be repaired by simply visiting a trusted dentist, [...]