Dental Crowns in Longview, Texas
The need for dental crowns can arise for many reasons and at any age. Sometimes it may be needed due to a damage to a tooth or perhaps a tooth has become too worn down. The crown completely covers the tooth in question to offer complete protection. It is rather like a winter cap that preserves the threatened tooth. There are many scenarios that can lead to the necessity for this dental procedure. It doesn’t matter why the crown is needed, our office is ready to help make the process as simple as it can be for you. We know that you want to maintain the your dental health and We are just as committed to your smile as you are. We make sure that your dental examinations are as thorough as possible to ensure that the need for a crown is identified before it becomes a more serious issue. Once the need is identified you can make an appointment for the initial visit with our dedicated staff.
We understand that the first visit is key so we make sure it sets the tone. We thoroughly examine and prepare the tooth for the crown. We investigate to make sure that you don’t need a root canal before the crown is placed, because that is essential to ensuring your continued dental health after the crown is installed. If a root canal is necessary then we are here to make that procedure as easy on you as we can. Preparation of the tooth involves contouring to provide a proper fit for your new crown. We will take a mold of the fully prepared tooth to make sure that your permanent crown will have a perfect fit. The initial installation well be of a temporary crown to protect your tooth while the lab creates the perfect custom crown with great precision. Your permanent crown will be installed at a later appointment which you can schedule for whatever time is most convenient.