The Final Step For A Tooth Implant: A Beautiful Crown

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When you receive an implant, a dental crown is a final component. Let’s discuss the complex process required to engineer a dental crown. Dental crowns can be fabricated with metal, ceramic (porcelain), resins, or varying combinations of these. Modern porcelain crowns are an engineering wonder. They make reconstructive and cosmetic dentistry possible. This picture shows […]

Let’s Talk About It

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Few physical improvements have such a significant effect on attractiveness and self-confidence as a smile makeover. Excellent oral health and an attractive smile contribute to overall physical health and high quality of life. Hello, I’m Dr. Acton of Cary Family Dental in Cary. I am enthusiastic about enhancing smiles through cosmetic dentistry. If you have […]

Questions To Ask Your Urgent Care Dentist

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Sometimes Cary residents research their mechanic or hairdresser more thoroughly than their dental professional. Shouldn’t your oral health be far more important? At Cary Family Dental, we love to answer questions about all facets of dentistry. What Training and Experience Do You Have? You may have questions about a dentist’s training and experience. Dr. Acton has […]

Help For Toothaches (And Everything Else!)

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Full Mouth Reconstruction For Multiple Dental Problems At Cary Family Dental, many urgent care patients come in because a toothache is unbearable. We provide a variety of procedures to stop tooth pain. More importantly, we eliminate the underlying cause of the pain. It may require removing tooth decay and crowning a tooth. It may require […]

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?)