Solving Dental Dilemmas At Cary Family Dental

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Cosmetic Dental Solutions in Cary

Cary cosmetic dentists use dental crowns to solve a number of dental dilemmas. A dental crown is a strong, natural-looking permanent tooth restoration that covers the top of the damaged tooth. Raleigh family dentists recommend crowns to remedy the following problems: A broken tooth with decay An ill-fitting existing crown A decayed tooth that has […]

Solving Dental Dilemmas At Cary Family Dental

Posted In: Dental Crown
Cosmetic Dental Solutions in Cary

Cary cosmetic dentists use dental crowns to solve a number of dental dilemmas. A dental crown is a strong, natural-looking permanent tooth restoration that covers the top of the damaged tooth. Raleigh family dentists recommend crowns to remedy the following problems: A broken tooth with decay An ill-fitting existing crown A decayed tooth that has […]

Dental Crowns At Cary Family Dental

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Dental Crowns at Cary Family Dental in Cary

Dental crowns have been used in dentistry for over 2000 years. There is evidence that the Etruscans experimented with crowns on teeth using ivory and bone as early as 700 B.C. By 200 A.D., they began using gold crowns to construct artificial teeth. Ancient Egyptians fashioned tooth replacements out of seashells and then hammered them into their gums. (Oral sedation, anyone?)

Have A Large Cavity In Your Tooth?

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Have A Large Cavity In Your Tooth?

When Dr. Allan Acton of Cary Family Dental in Cary repairs a tooth that has decay or damage, the procedure chosen often depends on the location of the problem. (We’re talking tooth-specific locale here; it doesn’t matter whether you live in Apex, NC, Morrisville, or Holly Springs.) If there is a chip, crack or cavity on the biting surface of a tooth, an onlay or inlay is often used to restore the tooth.