Dentures help your Charles City, IA, dentist address minor and severe tooth loss, enabling our patients to once again enjoy their favorite foods and smile with confidence. We have two very different options available to address missing teeth, depending on the extent of your loss. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at full and partial dentures.
When you suffer minor tooth loss, such as one to three teeth in a row, then you may experience serious complications. However, to avoid these complications and return smiles to full function and appearance, then you may need a prosthetic, such as a dental bridge. How do we use bridges to address tooth loss, and what makes them so lifelike?
A filling addresses a cavity, and dental bonding can provide a solution for minor damage. But what if you have a severely cracked or chipped tooth? What if an infection or serious decay forms? In these situations, you may need to see your Charles City, IA, dentist about a dental crown. Our custom-made crowns can not only offer a substantial repair, but look natural as well.
Few procedures have received such an undeserved reputation as the poor root canal. Your Charles City, IA, dentist often employs this endodontic procedure to help stop the progression of a dental infection and restore the health of a smile. In fact, this treatment can actually help prevent the loss of a tooth to an infection, preserving the function and beauty of your smile.
For many years, metal restorations were the only choice for treating tooth decay, whether you needed a crown or a filling. However, we’re proud to offer our patients in Charles City, IA, a metal-free alternative that can blend in with the rest of their smile. Let’s look at the benefits of our lifelike composite resin fillings.
Over time, issues with eruption of our teeth, thumb sucking in childhood, and a myriad of other factors could lead to the onset of dental misalignment. In addition to impacting our smile’s beauty, crooked and crowded teeth could mean poor oral health as well. In order to fix this issue for smiles in Charles City, IA, we may suggest clear and comfortable Invisalign® aligners!
When the new school year starts, you and your family will become much busier, so between work, school, and extracurricular activities, finding time to see the dentist could be tough. Which is why we recommend families in Charles City, IA, make time for a back-to-school checkup and cleaning visit. Let’s work together to be sure your little one is ready for the new school year!
Did you know that with a single cosmetic treatment option, we can completely change the appearance of smiles in Charles City, IA? By creating one or more porcelain veneers, we can help improve the appearance of your smile in as little as two visits. How do we use veneers to transform your smile? What does the fabrication and placement process involve?
When a tooth becomes worn down or chipped, the risk of serious complications arises. In order to protect smiles from damage, we may suggest treatment with cosmetic dentistry. With bonding and contouring in particular, your Charles City, IA, dentist can offer repair in a single visit. When should you seek treatment with dental bonding?
From the foods and drinks we consume, to our oral healthcare habits, a number of factors can lead to stained teeth. But once our smiles develop discoloration, what can we do to brighten our smiles? In today’s blog, we’re looking at the options your Charles City, IA, dentist offers to brighten smiles and help them shine.