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Advantages and Disadvantages of Dental Bridges

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When choosing the best option to replace your missing tooth, it’s a great idea to gather all of the facts. Dental bridges are one of the most popular choices to restore the appearance and function of your teeth. When considering a dental bridge at our Southpark, NC dental office, here are a few advantages and disadvantages to consider.

Advantages of a Dental Bridge

Dental bridges have a number of advantages, especially when the alternative is having a gap in your smile.

Added self-confidence — Filling the gap in your smile with a beautiful, natural-looking tooth can give you your self-confidence again. Dr. Gentry carefully matches your dental bridge to the color ...

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My Dental Crown Came Loose. What Should I Do?

Patient With A Dental Problem | Charlotte NC

Your monthly luncheon out with friends quickly took a turn for the worse when you bit into your sandwich and felt movement from your dental crown. While it's still hanging on, it has come loose, and you're not sure what to do next!

Contact Your Dentist

While a loose crown may not require immediate attention from your dentist, it will need to be addressed to protect your tooth from an infection. Sometimes a loose crown can cause sensitivity or discomfort, which is indicating that you should get to your dentist sooner rather than later.

Whatever the case may be, contact your dentist right away so your situation can be assessed over ...

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The Benefits of CEREC Crowns

Dental Crowns | Same-Day Crowns Charlotte NC

When was the last time you had a dental crown? You might remember because it took a while to get your completed restoration. You had to take time out of your busy schedule to visit your dentist for two long appointments, and then you waited for 2 to 3 weeks for the dental laboratory to complete your crown. How could you forget!

Well, we have good news for you when it comes to getting dental crowns in Southpark, NC. Innovative CEREC technology now allows us to complete your entire restoration during one short visit to our office. Here's how CEREC technology works.

What is CEREC?

CEREC stands for Chairside Economical Restoration ...

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